Monday, July 04, 2005

On This Day

On july 4th, 1776 the American declaration of Independence was signed. On the same date, 1826 John Adams and Thomas Jefferson died. On the same date 1863, General Grant accepted the city of Vicksburg's surrender and General Lee started his retreat south after his defeat at the battle of Gettysburg.


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