[WORLDKINGS] On this day - January 20, 2023 – The 14th Anniversary of the Inauguration of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama (2009)
(Worldkings.org) On January 20, 2009, US President Barack Obama was sworn in as the 44th president of the United States. The inspiring story of Barack Obama's ascent to the White House was compelling to people from all over the world.
WORLDKINGS - Old Events - May 22, 2018 - Abraham Lincoln receives a patent (only US President to do so) for a device to lift a boat over shoals and obstructions in 1849
(Worldkings.org) Abraham Lincoln (February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865) was an American statesman and lawyer who served as the 16th President of the United States from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States through its Civil War—its bloodiest war and perhaps its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. In doing so, he preserved the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the economy.