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Today In History - March 1st
YearHistoric Event
1753St. David's Day
1781Continental Congress adopts Articles of Confederation
17901st US census began
1803Ohio becomes 17th state
1859Present seal of SF adopted (its 2nd)
1864Rebecca Lee becomes 1st black woman MD in US
1864Louis Ducos du Hauron patents movie machine (never built)
1867Nebraska becomes 37th state
1872Yellowstone becomes world's 1st national park
1879Library of Hawaii founded
1919Korean independence Demonstrations from Japan begin
1927Bank of Italy becomes a Natl Bank
1932Charles Lindbergh Jr. kidnapped in NJ; found dead May 12
19371st permanent automobile license plates issued (Ct)
1947Intl Monetary Fund began operations
195122nd amendment limits president to 2 terms
1961Pres Kennedy establishes Peace Corps
1966Venera 3 becomes 1st manmade object to impact on a planet (Venus)
1969Mickey Mantle announces retirement
1970End of coml whale hunting in the US
1970White govt of Rhodesia declares ind from Britain
1982Soviet Venus 13 soft lands on Venus

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