Grateful American Kids

Historic Men

Mark Twain
Publisher. Humorist. Lecturer.
Author of “Tom Sawyer” and “Huckleberry Finn.”

Ernest Hemingway
Journalist. Sportsman. Writer of Novels And Short Stories.
Winner Of the 1954 Nobel Prize; “The Old Man and The Sea.”

William Faulkner
Mississippi Novelist. Short Story Writer. Playwright.
Winner of The 1949 Nobel Prize “For His…Unique Contribution To The Modern American Novel.”

Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Thirty-Second President. Longest Serving: 1933-1945.

Theodore Roosevelt
Conservationist. Historian. Adventurer.
Twenty-Sixth–And Youngest–President When He Succeeded William McKinley.

Wilbur and Orville Wright
(1867-1912) (1871-1948)
Invented, Built, Financed and Flew The First Successful Airplane.

Mohammad Ali
The Best Boxer in American History.

Frederick Douglass
Abolitionist. Orator. Newspaper Publisher. Writer. Ally of Abraham Lincoln.

Alex Haley
Author, “Roots: The Saga of An American Family.”

Martin Luther King
Baptist Minister. Civil Rights Activist. Winner 1964 Nobel Peace Prize.