This Day In History

  • 1738 On this day, Ethan Allen was born in Litchfield, CT. He was a Revolutionary War hero and a founder of the Republic of Vermont.

Quote of the Day

“If ever a time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.” ~ Samuel AdamsSamuel Adams

This Day In History

  • 1738 On this day, Ethan Allen was born in Litchfield, CT. He was a Revolutionary War hero and a founder of the Republic of Vermont.

Quote of the Day

“Liberty must at all hazards be supported. We have a right to it, derived from our Maker… But if we had not, our fathers have earned and bought it for us, at the expense of their ease, their estates, their pleasure, and their blood.John Adams, Dissertation on the Canon and Feudal Law. - 1765