Friday, 28 August 2020

ON THIS DAY AUGUST 28th


1609 - English explorer Henry Hudson, discovers and explores Delaware  Bay

1963 - Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his "I have a dream" speech addressing the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom civil rights march at Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C.

1965  -  Bob Dylan booed for playing electric guitar at a concert in New York's Forest Hills

1917 - Ten suffragettes arrested as they picket the White House

1953 - Jazz musician Ella Fitzgerald (36) divorces bass player Ray Brown (27) after 6 years of marriage

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