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What Happened on September 12, 1787

Historical Events


USABill of Rights

American statesman George Mason suggests the addition of a Bill of Rights to the Constitution modeled on previous state declarations, but the motion is defeated

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The bill of rights as it was created on September 25, 1789
The bill of rights as it was created on September 25, 1789
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1787 Highlights

About September 12, 1787

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 233 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo