Freethought Almanac

Lighting a candle in toxic air.

November 5: Will Durant (1885)

It was on this date, November 5, 1885, that the chief author of The Story of Civilization (11 vols., 1954-1975), William James Durant, was born in North Adams, Massachusetts.

To read more, go to THIS LINK.

Originally published November 2003 by Ronald Bruce Meyer.

Ronald Bruce Meyer

Our Fearless Leader.


Daily Almanac

May 15: Votes for Women

A husband could beat his wife, or sell her, take all her property and her children. Down to the 19th century, women were denied the vote because the law specified only men.



Daily Almanac

Coming soon!

Follow me on twitter

Error!
No 'WP_Widget_Recent_Comments' widget registered in this installation.

@ 2020 Free Thought Almanac