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Famous Birthday Today, June 16, 1829, Geronimo, Apache Leader


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Fiona
- 343 days ago - youtube.com
This video shows the final resting place of Geronimo and speaks of his life and the final conditions at the end of his life. Geronimo was a great leader of the Apaches Arizona and the Meixcan Province of Sonora. Look him up for more info. RIP



   

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Fiona Ogilvie (562)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 8:04 am
Today I am going to visit a "Big Lots" parking lot in Mesa Arizona....where Gerinomo ambushed the US calvary. Living here in the desert my admiration for the Apaches grows and grows.
 

Richard A (2)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 9:27 am
Thank you for the remembrance.
 

Trish K (29)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 11:42 am
Geronimo was not allowed to return to the land of his birth. He died at the Fort Sill hospital in 1909. He was still a prisoner of war. He is buried at the Fort Sill Indian Agency Cemetery surrounded by the graves of relatives and other Apache prisoners of war. Happy Birthday Great Man - Great Warrior .
 

Colleen L (3)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 12:30 pm
Thanks for the information about him. May he R.I.P. Thanks Fiona
 

Animae C (508)
Saturday June 16, 2018, 8:05 pm
Geronimo Goyaałé, a Great Man!
i have a portrait of him on my wall!!!

TY Fiona
 

John J (0)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 2:27 am
thanks for sharing
 

Jack Y (0)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 2:57 am
thanks
 

Jerome S (0)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 3:15 am
Thank you
 

SylvieBusy A (190)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 3:25 am
Thank you for sharing.
 

John Gregoire (290)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 4:05 am
Would it not be amazing and wonderful is these lists of birthdays and deaths that are used as fillers on news and radio devoted those few seconds to honoring ordinary people who have helped in many ways! Would be especially great if they honored our military and veterans.
 

Danuta Watola (1251)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 5:54 am
noted
 

Fiona Ogilvie (562)
Sunday June 17, 2018, 6:57 am
John, I completely agree with you. Ordinary people....are who you are and who my family and I am. My two sons are disabled Navy veterans....and I know that faithfully served the American people....though most American people never think of them...and most Americans do not understand this statement: Freedom is not free.
 

Jack Y (0)
Monday June 18, 2018, 4:39 am
thanks
 

Jerome S (0)
Monday June 18, 2018, 4:56 am
Thank you
 
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