US President Donald Trump unveiled his own list of great Americans. He named their names in his speech on the occasion of Independence Day.
The broadcast of Trump’s speech was carried out through the White House Twitter. The current president gave the first place in the list of greatest compatriots to America’s first leader, George Washington.
He also named the great Presidents of Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Abraham Lincoln and Ronald Reagan. Among others, he also mentioned the first US Treasury Secretary Alexander Hamilton, the writer Harriet Beecher Stow and the seamstress Betsy Ross, who created the first flag.
Trump’s list also includes Red Cross founder Clara Barton, the first African American baseball player Jackie Robinson, and World War II generals Patton and MacArthur.