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What Happened on July 4, 1803

Historical Events


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The Louisiana Purchase is announced to the American people by President Thomas Jefferson

3rd US President Thomas Jefferson
3rd US President
Thomas Jefferson

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About July 4, 1803

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 217 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer