Category: Birthday Celebrations

September Birthdays

This Month in History 1814 – Francis Scott Key watched the Battle of Baltimore from a guarded vessel. The events sparked his words that would become the U.S. national anthem. 1825 – George Stephenson (considered the Father of Railways) constructed the first locomotive to transport passengers on a public railway. 1882 – Thomas Edison created a viable use for electricity when he serviced 59 New York homes. 1888 – George

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