Monday, May 22, 2023

Historical Events Of May 22 In Rhyme


Historical Events on May 22 in Rhyme

In 2017 President Trump in a show of support for Israel became the first sitting president to visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Wailing Wall
In 2017 at the Manchester Arena 1000’s Ariana Grande fans were enthralled
But as they were leaving a bomb carrying terrorist
Detonated it wounding 1017 and 22 lives ceased to exist
In 2012 SpaceX launched its Falcon 9 rocket to the ISS to it resupply
The first commercial space flight and first step to Russian supply monopoly deny
In 2002 in a better late than never moment a jury convicted KKKer Bobby Cherry
of bombing a church in Birmingham, Alabama, needing 4 small coffins for kids to bury
In 1968 a nuclear sub, the USS Scorpion sank 400 miles southeast of the Azores
In 1964 LBJ announced his Great Society but the goals fell victim to the Vietnam War
In 1906 the Wright Brothers were issued a patent for their “Flying Machine”
In 1849 Abe Lincoln received a patent to lift obstructed boats in rivers and streams

© May 22, 2023 Michael P. Ridley aka The Alaskanpoet
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