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On this day in 1790, the first U.S. patent was issued to Samuel Hopkins

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On this day in 1819, American novelist Herman Melville was born in New York, New York

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On this day – Colorado enters the Union as the 38th State

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On this day – Declaration of Independence is signed

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On this day in 1790, the first United States Census began

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On this day in 1901, musician Louis Armstrong was born in New Orleans, Louisiana

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On this day in 1735, newspaper publisher John Peter Zenger was acquitted of seditious libel

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On this day – 1st Lady Edith Roosevelt was born

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On this day in 1755, American patriot and spy Nathan Hale was born in Coventry, Connecticut

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National Lighthouse Day!

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National Purple Heart Day!

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Happy birthday, Smokey Bear!

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National Book Lovers Day 📚

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On this day in 1874, 31st president Herbert Hoover was born in West Branch, Iowa

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On this day in 1860, Annie Oakley was Born in Darke County, Ohio

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National Bowling Day 🎳

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On this day in 1937, the Appalachian Trail was formerly completed

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On this day in 1786, Davy Crockett was born in Greene County, Tennessee

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On this day – 1st Lady Florence Harding was born

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National Rum Day!

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On this day – 1st Transatlantic Balloon Trip

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On this day – Meriwether Lewis was born

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On this Day in 1590, Roanoke Colony Governor John White returns from England to find all of the colony’s 100+ inhabitants disappeared

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On this day in 1833, 23rd president Benjamin Harrison was born in North Bend, Ohio

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On this day – Hawaii enters the Union as the 50th State

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National Waffle Day!

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On this day in 1814, the British began burning Washington D.C. during the War of 1812

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On this day in 1916, the United States National Park Service was created

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On this day – the National Park Service was created

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On this day in 1908, 36th president Lyndon Baines Johnson was born near Stonewall, Texas

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On this day in 1963, Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” Speech took place during the March on Washington

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On this day – 1st Lady Lucy Hayes was born

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On this day in 1632, English philosopher John Locke was born in Wrington, England

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National Beach Day!

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Christendom: The Morality of Original Meaning

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University of Nebraska-Omaha: The Constitution Viewed From Without – The Security Dilemma and the Constitution of 1787

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On this day – 1st Female Telephone Operator began working

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On this day in 1752, the Liberty Bell arrived in Philadelphia Pennsylvania

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On this day in 1783, the Treaty of Paris was signed, formally ending the Revolutionary War

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