Tuesday, February 7, 2012

A lot of things happened in the world today

Alot of things happened in the world today and a quick look on the Twitter trending topics will show you some "Important Events"

Ricky Martin was on Glee, Owen Nolan retired from the NHL, Ricky Williams retired from the NFL, there was a new show named "The River" premièred, The New York GIANTS had a Super Bowl parade, LMFAO played a concert in Calgary, someone named Jason & Chardonnay had a relationship that went wrong, some guy named "Malik" posted a photo of himself in boxers, Roberto Luongo made an amazing save, there was a fight in the Leafs Vs Jets game and OH YES the last remaining World War One veteran passed away at 110 years old.

What's her name? 

Florence Green

Florence Green signed up in  the Women's Royal Air Force (WRAF) 93 years ago in September 1918, when she was aged just 17. She was the last surviving person to have served in WWI following the death of British-born sailor Claude Choules in Australia last year.  During the First World War she worked at Narborough Airfield and RAF Marham, Norfolk, as an Officer's Mess steward.

You can read more about Florence on the Telegraph.uk website 


1 comment:

  1. A piece of history was lost today...I wish I had met Mrs. Green...I can only imagine the stories she would have to tell!