August 2019
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Colorado, the thirty-eighth state
Declaration of Independence signed
Birth of the U.S. Coast Guard
Battle of Mobile Bay
Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima, Japan
Richard Nixon resigns as President
Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki, Japan
Missouri, the twenty-fourth state
Japan announces its surrender to the Allied Forces
Hawaii, the fiftieth state
British troops enter Washington, D.C.
Second Battle of Bull Run/Manassas
14 year old Emett Till murdered, sparking Civil Rights Movement
March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom
Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his "I Have a Dream Speech"
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