Yes, I'm slow to the party. It was just today that I learned that TIL means today, I learned
One of the largest and wealthiest slave owners in Tennessee was Sherrod Bryant, an African-American.
Abraham Lincoln is in the National Wrestling Hall of Fame for a record of 299-1.
This shocked me as I have always thought of Abraham Lincoln as a feeble and sickly man, which was true of his later years as President and his paintings/photographs reveal a thin and weak man. I never considered how he would have been as a younger man.
The West Africa country of Liberia was founded as a colony of America in 1822 by American Colonization Society.
It's capital, Monrovia, was named after the then US President, James Monroe.