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What Happened on March 4, 1789

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


USAConstitution of the United States

1st US Congress meets and declares constitution in effect (9 senators, 13 reps)
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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
  • US House of Representatives 1st full meeting, NYC, F Muhlenberg 1st speaker

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