October 29, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

October 29, 1863
The International Red Cross humanitarian movement was formed.

For more: If you could volunteer for an organization, where would you want to volunteer or who would you want to help?

Writing Prompt of the Day

How important is it to finish what you start?

Today’s Awesome Person in History

Clara Barton:
Clara was a hospital nurse in the American Civil War who eventually founded the American Red Cross.

For more: Watch this video on Clara Barton from Bedtime History.

Math Problem of the Day

A goblin’s arms are each 73 centimeters long. His legs are each 94 centimeters long. How long are both his arms and legs together?