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What Happened on May 23, 1788

Historical Events


USAConstitution of the United States

South Carolina becomes 8th state to ratify US constitution

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Page one of the original copy of the Constitution of the United States
Page one of the original copy of the Constitution of the United States
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1788 Highlights

About May 23, 1788

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 8 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini