This Day in History

Battle of Lexington Ignites the American Revolution

The American Revolution ignited with the Battle of Lexington on April 19, 1775, marking a pivotal moment in the quest for independence from British rule. As the first military engagements of the Revolutionary War, the battles of Lexington and Concord symbolized the colonial resolve to fight for freedom and self-determination, despite overwhelming odds. This day […]

United States Navy

The United States Navy was established on October 13th when the Continental Congress authorized the acquisition of a fleet of ships for defense.