[USKINGS] Top 20 most famous sport events in the US - P10 - Kentucky Derby: Sports World's Fastest Two Minutes Race
(uskings.us) The Kentucky Derby is a horse race held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, United States, almost always on the first Saturday in May, capping the two-week-long Kentucky Derby Festival. The competition is a Grade I stakes race for three-year-old Thoroughbreds at a distance of one and a quarter miles (2.0 km) at Churchill Downs. Colts and geldings carry 126 pounds (57 kilograms) and fillies 121 pounds (55 kilograms).
The John Stevens Shop (Rhode Island) : The oldest continuously operating businesses in the United States
(Uskings.org) The John Stevens Shop, founded in 1705, is a stone carving business on Thames Street in Newport, Rhode Island, that is one of the oldest continuously operating businesses in the United States.
American Negro Academy (Washington. DC) : The first organization in the United States to support African-American academic scholarship
(WorldKings.org) The American Negro Academy (ANA), founded in Washington, DC in 1897, was the first organization in the United States to support African-American academic scholarship. It operated until 1928, and encouraged African Americans to undertake classical academic studies and liberal arts.
[USKINGS] Top 20 most famous sport events in the US – P9 - New York City Marathon: The largest marathon in the United States
(uskings.us) The New York City Marathon (currently branded TCS New York City Marathon after its headline sponsor) is an annual marathon (42.195 km or 26.219 mi) that courses through the five boroughs of New York City. It is the largest marathon in the U.S, with 53,5627 finishers in 2019 and 98,247 applicants for the 2017 race.
Association for Computing Machinery (New York City) : The largest scientific and educational computing society in the United States
(uskings.us) The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is a US-based international learned society for computing. It was founded in
[USKINGS] Top 20 most famous sport events in the US – P8 – U.S. Open of Surfing: The competitive events of top surfers
(WorldKings) Down along the glorious Huntington Beach, surfers and surf-lovers gather every year to catch some of the world’s top...
Fernley & Fernley, Inc (Philadelphia) : The first Association Management Company (AMC) in the United States
(uskings.us) Fernley & Fernley, Inc., based in Philadelphia and founded in 1886, was the first association management company in the...
[USKINGS] Top 20 most famous sport events in the US – P7 - Triple Crown Thoroughbred Racing : "The King" in the world horse racing
(uskings.us) In the United States, the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, commonly known as the Triple Crown, is a title awarded to a
(Uskings.us) Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist. He is known for co-founding and...
(Uskings.us) Elon Reeve Musk FRS was born on June 28, 1971 is a business magnate and investor. He holds South African, Canadian, and U.S. citizenship...
(Uskings.us) Samuel Moore Walton (March 29, 1918 – April 5, 1992) was an American businessman and entrepreneur best known for founding the retailers...
(Uskings.us) William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, humanitarian, and...
Amazon best-selling book in USA 2020 : Too Much and Never Enough : How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man
(Uskings.us) In this revelatory, authoritative portrait of Donald J. Trump and the toxic family that made him, Mary L. Trump, a trained clinical...
(Uskings.us) Perhaps it goes without saying, but the best pizza in the U.S. is a hotly contested subject. New Yorkers will, of course, shout from the...
(Uskings.us) The Boy Scouts of America (BSA, colloquially the Boy Scouts) is the largest scouting organization and one of the largest youth...
(Uskings.us) Years ago, most packaged supermarket coffee — nearly always pre-ground — was sold under such brand names as Folgers, Maxwell House,...
(Uskings.us) The American Music Awards (AMAs) is an annual American music awards show, generally held in the Fall, created by Dick Clark in 1973 for...
(Uskings.us) The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry,...
(Uskings.us) The Grand Canyon is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that is located entirely in northern Arizona and is one of the great tourist attractions
(Uskings.us) US Highway 66, popularly known as “Route 66,” is significant as the nation’s first all-weather highway linking Chicago to Los Angeles.