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凯尔宏的雕像:一个心如石坚的人

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约翰凯尔宏 (John C. Calhoun) 出生
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当你有了年纪,回头看看过去的时候,你可以列出在一生中所经历过的各项重要经验与工作。1782318日,约翰凯尔宏生于南卡罗莱纳州的阿贝费尔。他一生中曾担任过许多重要的政治职位。他曾担任过众议员、参议员、作战部部长、国务卿,以及美国副总统。不过,更着名的是他那暴躁的脾气。对他来说,因为捍卫他所相信的事物而大发雷霆是相当寻常的事情。


As you get older and look back on the past, you'll be able to list all kinds of significant experiences and jobs in your life. John C. Calhoun, born March 18, 1782, near Abbeville, South Carolina, looked back on a life of many important political jobs. He was a congressman, senator, secretary of war, secretary of state and vice president of the United States. He was also known for having an explosive temper. It wasn't unusual for him to become enraged when defending what he believed in.

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