On This Date In POTUS History
- 1794 Andrew Jackson remarried Rachel Donelson Robards.
- 1893 Rutherford B. Hayes died.
- 1939 Franklin D. Roosevelt's nominee to the Supreme Court, Felix Frankfurter, confirmed by the Senate.
- 1961 Dwight D. Eisenhower delivered a televised farewell address warning against the "military-industrial complex."
- 1964 Barack Obama's wife, Michelle Obama, born.
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”