This Day in History: Marquis de Lafayette, adopted son of George Washington

On this day in 1777, the Marquis de Lafayette lands in America. Do you know about this Revolutionary War hero who was born in France? He would become like a son to George Washington. The two men met not long after Lafayette’s June 13 arrival in South Carolina. Lafayette had arrived, ready to help the American Army. He

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