Silent John Kerrigan of South Boston, was Acting Mayor of Boston in 1938 and 1945

Irish Poet William B. Yeats Lectures in Boston on the Irish National Theater on September 28, 1911

War Anthem, 'When Johnny Comes Marching Home,' was first Performed on September 26, 1863 at Boston's Tremont Temple

Tom Burke of Boston's West End Breaks the World Record in the 600 Yard Dash