Tim Ott has written for Biography and other A+E sites since 2012.
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What Is the Difference Between Memorial Day and Veterans Day?
The federal holidays of Memorial Day and Veterans Day are both designed to celebrate members of the U.S. military, but there are a few key differences. Memorial Day, which took shape after the Civil War, is considered a day to honor those who were killed in or as a result of ...read more
How Jesse Owens Foiled Hitler's Plans for the 1936 Olympics
In 1933, shortly after assuming power as chancellor of Germany, Adolf Hitler moved forward with plans to turn the 1936 Summer and Winter Olympics into showcases for his regime. He ordered the construction of a massive new stadium in Berlin and channeled funds toward the ...read more