Many years after his death, an 'à' was added in his name, giving the form Thomas à Becket, in an attempt to make him appear more holy and worthy of sainthood. [Wikipedia]
Opening in 1928, it was the first major airport in the New York area. It was closed to the public during World War II.
1830; famous depiction of the French Revolution
Neo-classical period, 1884-1886, built on Liberty Island, New York, USA
Generosity & Hope; Nominee for the new 7 wonders
Joined union in 1788, quarter released in 2001
July 21, 1961 -- 16 minute flight -- 2nd US Human Space Flight, Suborbital Mission -- capsule sank to a depth of 2800 fathoms after landing, astronaut was safe -- Liberty Bell 7 was recovered July 20, 1999 from a depth of 15,000 ft and 550 km southeast of Cape Canaveral Florida
Director: Andy Cadiff. Also starred Annabella Sciorra, Mark Harmon and Caroline Goodall
Director: John Ford. Also starred Lee Marvin, Edmond O'Brien & Andy Devine. Plot: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
Philip Jenkinson: "Horace Walpole's 'Rogue Cheddar', (sniff) one of the first of the Cheese Westerns to be later followed by 'Gunfight at Gruyere Corral', 'Ilchester 73', and 'The Cheese Who Shot Liberty Valence'.
A gunfighter sentenced to hang is allowed to go free in exchange for agreeing to murder local rancher Matthew Sebanek.
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: John Ford. 1 Oscar nomination and National Film Preservation Board Award.
"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend."
Best Actress - Drama, 1973
Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Irish-born British statesman, parliamentary orator and political thinker
40th United States President
3rd. United States President
Austrian-British economist and political philosopher. "The argument for liberty is not an argument against organization, which is one of the most powerful tools human reason can employ, but an argument against all exclusive, privileged, monopolistic organization, against the use of coercion to prevent others from doing better."