The day commemorates the attack by on a USA naval base on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, by the Imperial Japanese Navy and honors the 2,000 American sailors, soldiers, and Marines who lost their lives in the battle.
Six World War II veterans shared their stories about serving with a group of students from Vanguard College Preparatory school on Pearl Harbor Day.
Sam Brownback ordered flags lowered from sunrise to sunset on December 7 in honor of Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. "11/7/1941 Thank you to all military for your courage and sacrifice!", Melania Trump tweeted Thursday. Trump called it "A day that will live in infamy!" but Roosevelt actually used the words "date which" (and no exclamation point, which is far more of a Trumpian flourish than a Rooseveltian one).
Donald Trump Jr. in private interview with House panel
Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the top Democrat on the intelligence committee, told reporters after Trump Jr.'s interview with the panel. The interview is being held behind closed doors, and Trump Jr. arrived out of sight of cameras through a back entrance.
More than 2,300 servicemen were killed in the assault carried out by Japanese airplanes.
The First Lady quickly resent her tweet with the correct date.
The Palm Springs Air Museum has a number of artifacts related to Pearl Harbor as well as warplanes from that era.