…you know…

Did you know that on this date in 1867, the United States took posession of Alaska after purchasing it from Russia for $ 7.2 million? This day is now celebrated as Alaska day…

Did you know that on this date in 1898, the United States took posession of Puerto Rico?…

Did you know that on this date in 1929, the Judicial Commitee of the Imperial Privy Council in Canada, held that woman were elgibile to sit in the Canadian senate and accordingly were to be recognized as “persons”?…  The Womens Legal Education and Action Fund and the Canadian Voters Congress both recognize today as Persons Day and the Governor General has an annual awards ceremony to recognize outstanding contributions to advance equality for women in Canada…

Cheers to “in the know”…..

Have a great Friday & weekend in knowledge & awareness!……

You know….

 

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