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July 4


1776   American Independence Day. The Continental Congress approved the Declaration of Independence.

1802   The US Military Academy opens at West Point.

1826   Thomas Jefferson and John Adams die on the same day 50 years after signing the Declaration of Independence.

1865   Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is first published.

Famous Birthdays:

1872   Calvin Coolidge (30th US President)

1927   Neil Simon (Playright)

1930   George Steinbrenner (NY Yankees Owner)

1943   Geraldo Rivera (TV Reporter)

1962   Pam Shriver (Tennis Player)

1998   Malia Obama (Daughter of President Obama)

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