Ms. Sharalyn Johnson

Colonel By Secondary School

Canadian and World Studies

2017 - 2018 Academic Year

For the 2017-2018 academic year, I will be teaching:

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Historical Events for 14th August 2018

August 13, 2018

1183 - Taira no Munemori and Taira clan take young Emperor Antoku and 3 sacred treasures and flee to western Japan to escape Minamoto clan (Traditional Japanese date: 25th Day of the 7th Month of the 2nd Year of Juei).
1824 - General Lafayette returns to US
1897 - The town of Anosimena is captured by French troops from Menabe defenders in Madagascar.
1936 - American swimmers Adolph Kiefer and Al Vande Veghe quinella the 100m backstroke at the Berlin Olympics
1941 - US President Franklin Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill issue the joint declaration that later becomes known as the Atlantic Charter
1945 - V-J Day, Japan surrenders unconditionally to end WW II (also August 15 depending on time zone)
1958 - Canadian Football League plays 1st game (Winnipeg 29, Edmonton 21)
1968 - Montreal Expos officially become a member of NL
1980 - Democratic Convention in NYC nominates Jimmy Carter and Walter Mondale
1987 - Oakland's Mark McGwire sets rookie HR record at 39, en route to 49

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