How did The Great War begin?

How did The Great War begin?

Britain, France, Ireland and Russia were part of an alliance called the Triple Entente, while Germanyaligned itself with Austria-Hungary – known as the Central Powers. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo on 28th June 1914, it triggered a chain of events that resulted in World War 1.

Who voiced the Iron Giant?

IRON GIANT Vin Diesel Voice Over. Transcript. Right before his ground breaking role in Saving Private Ryan, Vin did this voice over directed by Brad Bird who went on to work on Pixar movies.

How much water does a fire truck hold?

So I asked one of the firemen and this is what I learned: The typical truck holds 400 to 500 gallons of water, which is only enough to put out a “trash-bin fire” (or a taxi cab fire). A real structure fire requires at least one supply line from the hydrant.

What color was originally associated with Saint Patrick’s Day?

A particular blue hue was known as St. Patrick blue and for hundreds of years it was this blue that was associated with the holiday. However, green became the dominant color of St Patrick’s day over time as the holiday was used to highlight Irish nationalism against British rule in the 1790s.

What city has a population of 1?

Buford only has one resident: 60 year-old Don Sammons has been all alone in the southern Wyoming town on Interstate 80 since his son moved out over three years ago, according to Denver’s 9 News. Founded in 1866, Buford at one time hosted a population of 2,000 — mostly railroad workers.

What does mosquito spray really do?

Mosquito repellents don’t repel. They hide you. The spray blocks the mosquito’s sensors so they don’t know you’re there.

When did the n64 come out in America?

The console was first released in Japan on June 23, 1996. The North American version of the Nintendo 64 officially launched on September 29, 1996. It launched with just two games in the United States, Pilotwings 64 and Super Mario 64.

When was baseball invented?

You may have heard that a young man named Abner Doubleday invented the game known as baseball in Cooperstown, New York, during the summer of 1839. Doubleday then went on to become a Civil War hero, while baseball became America’s beloved national pastime.