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Sir Francis DrakeSir Francis Drake was born
Sir Francis Drake sailed around the world during 1577-1580
Sir Francis DrakeSir Francis Drake Died
George WashingtonBorn: june 22 1757
He was one of the main generals in the revolutionary war
he is on the top 12 because our state is named after him
Lewis and Clark ExpeditionStarted: January 1803
Ended: September 23 1806
The journey took 2 years 4 months and 10 days.
In total they found 178 new plants and 122new species.
why is it on the top 12 It led to active learning through exploration and introduce courtal .
Chief Joseph the youngHe was born march 3 1840
Died September 21 1904
Chief of Wallowa band Nezperce
His Indian name was hinmuuttu
And he was a famous Indian warrior
Why is he on the top 12 He’s the best know for the resistance to the u.s. government attempts to force his tribe out of their land.
Whitman Massacremurders started which included 15 people including Whitman and his wife.
Bertha LandisBertha Landis October 19, 1868 – November 29, 1943
Bertha was also the first female mayor of a major city
William Boeingwilliam boeing was born
william boeing died in 1956
and founded the boeing company in 1916
The Great Seattle Firehappened at 2:30 pm in Seattle.
-John E. started the fire
-James goin died in the fire
-Total damage is $20,000,000
it is one of my top 12 because It helped Seattle by giving us and opportunity to remake it bigger and better and it’s a tourst attraction.
Frederick WeyerhaeuserHe was the first to see Canada.
His business is worth 7.2 billion dollars
And he has the biggest lumber camp
he's on the top 12 because he cleared the land for houses to be build.
George bushgeorge bush was born
george bush was president 2001-2009
and was the governer of Texas 1995-2000
Bill GatesBill Gates was born
Bill Gates in 1976 made microsoft
1962 Seattle world fairHeld from April 21 to October 21 1962.
Over 10 million people showed up.
its on the top 12 because it put seattle on the map.