Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Fact of the Day: Founding Father

While George Washington was a founding father of America, he had no children of his own. Many believe he was sterile when he caught smallpox earlier in his life. He was a step-father to two of Martha Washington's children from a previous marriage.  

20 comments:

  1. He really was a remarkable man. I don't think people realize just how great he was.

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  2. Ouch, that's going to suck.

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  3. Interesting trivia about George Washington. Thanks Adam!

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  4. Oh! poor man. Children are always cause of great happiness in a couple. Kisses:)

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  5. there are perks to shooting blanks

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    1. I'm guessing Jefferson wished he was more like Washington with all of those secret children he had.

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  6. I didn't know that either. Interesting!

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  7. Maybe the goalie was just that good?

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  8. I didn't knew this...

    http://www.cultureandtrend.com/

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  9. well i bet it hurts for a man not be able to have a kid

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  10. Very interesting ! Thank you for this discovery :)

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  11. Thank you so much for sharing this, Adam. Fascinating. I love your new profile pic.

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  12. He has always fascinated me.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  13. Never knew this! Very interesting!

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  14. Interesting. I thought the two children were his own

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