Historical Events in August 1789

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  • Aug 1 US Customs begins enforcing Tariff Act
  • Aug 4 French National Meeting ending feudal system
  • Aug 7 US Congress creates Department of War & Lighthouse Service
  • Aug 27 French National Assembly issues "Declaration of Rights of Man & Citizen"

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Aug 28 William Herschel discovers Saturn's moon Enceladus

Astronomer William Herschel
Astronomer
William Herschel