35th President - John F kennedy's Inaugural speech: Friday, January 20, 1961
"...ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country."
Swami Vivekananda's Speech - The World Parliament of Religions, Chicago
WELCOME ADDRESS - Sept 11, 1893
Public speaking is both a science and an art. The content of your speech is the science part. How you memserise the audience is art.
Video gallery of famous speeches -History Channel
Avalon project -Yale.edu