C-4 PA Biographies

Inventions

Charles Babbage invents analytical engine

1833

Discoveries

Penicillin was first used to fight an infection

1929

Important Events

American Revolutionary War begins

1775

Slavery abolished in British Empire

1833

California gold rush begins

1849

Civil War

1860 - 1865

Franco-Prussian War

1870 - 1871

Montreal Shamrocks win Stanley Cup

1900

Kentucky Derby Champ Alan-a- Dale

1902

Famous People

Daniel Boone

1734 - 1820

Robert Fulton

1765 - 1815

Stephen Foster

1826 - 1864

Andrew Carnegie

1835 - 1918

Mary Cassatt

1844 - 1926

Robert E. Peary

1856 - 1920

Marian Anderson

1902 - 1993

Arnold Palmer

1929 - 2013