Today – December 18

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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

English: Joseph Stalin, Secretary-general of t...
English: Joseph Stalin, Secretary-general of the Communist party of Soviet Russia (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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)

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