March 24: Tokugawa Becomes Shogun
March 24 is…
…The day Tokugawa became Shogun of Japan
…The day of the Great Escape from Stalag Luft III
…The day Elvis was drafted
…The day the Exxon Valdez struck a reef in Alaska
…The birthday of Tommy Hilfiger, Bob Mackie, Steve McQueen, Houdini, and Peyton Manning
…The day Jules Verne, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Queen Elizabeth I died.
…and a whole lot more!
A perfect birthday present or anniversary gift, “The Story of a Special Day” will make anyone feel special on his or her very special occasion. And if you’re a history enthusiast, a fan of actors or sports figures, or just interested in knowing more about the world around you, “The Story of a Special Day” makes a great addition to your bookshelf or e-reader device!