Today’s Memorable Events
- Dec 18 1787 – New Jersey becomes the third United State of America
Notable Foreign Birthday
Joseph Stalin – Post Revolutionary Leader of the Communist Party and the Soviet Union
Joseph Stalin (18 December 1878 – 5 March 1953) was the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union‘s Central Committee from 1922 until his death in 1953. In the years following Lenin’s death in 1924, he rose to become the leader of the Soviet Union.
U. S. Contemporaries: World War Cycle – Missionary Generation – Prophet (Idealist) (1860-1882)