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The first man landed on the moon and other important events in history on 20th July | Oneindia News [Video]

The first man landed on the moon and other important events in history on 20th July | Oneindia News

The Colombian Declaration of Independence refers to the events of July 20, 1810, in Santa Fe de Bogota, in the Spanish colonial Viceroyalty of New Granada. They resulted in the establishment of a Junta..

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This Day in History: Liberty Bell Tolls to Announce Declaration of Independence [Video]

This Day in History: Liberty Bell Tolls to Announce Declaration of Independence

This Day in History: Liberty Bell Tolls to Announce Declaration of Independence July 8, 1776 Adopted four days earlier, the printed copies of the Declaration of Independence were not completed until..

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Fireworks light up sky above Washington DC on Independence Day [Video]

Fireworks light up sky above Washington DC on Independence Day

A stunning fireworks display lit up Washington, D.C. on Saturday (July 4th) night as Americans celebrated Independence Day. Independence Day is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating..

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Donald Trump thanks PM Modi for Independence Day wish, says 'America loves India' | Oneindia News [Video]

Donald Trump thanks PM Modi for Independence Day wish, says 'America loves India' | Oneindia News

In another display of bonhomie ahead of US presidential polls, US President Donald Trump has said that America loves India as he thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for greeting him on the occasion of..

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This Day in History: American Colonies Declare Independence (Saturday, July 4th) [Video]

This Day in History: American Colonies Declare Independence (Saturday, July 4th)

This Day in History: American Colonies Declare Independence July 4, 1776 The Declaration of Independence was adopted in Philadelphia during the first Continental Congress. 12 colonies would ratify the..

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Why Do We Really Celebrate July 4th? [Video]

Why Do We Really Celebrate July 4th?

We know July 4th is a star-spangled celebration of America, but how much do you know about Independence Day?

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5 Facts About the 4th of July

5 Facts About the 4th of July 1. The Declaration of Independence wasn't signed on July 4. July 4 was just the day the Continental Congress adopted the finalized document. 2. Massachusetts was the first..

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Highlights of this day in history: America's Declaration of Independence; Former Presidents John Adams and Thomas Jefferson die on same day; Israel's raid at Entebbe; West Point opens; Lou Gehrig's..
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July Fourth: Frederick Douglass found hope in our Declaration of Independence. So can we.

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‘Original Rough Draught’ Of Thomas Jefferson’s Declaration Of Independence Accessible Online Thanks To Library Of Congress

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CNA Staff, Jul 3, 2020 / 11:20 am (CNA).- Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI, and Pope Francis each made apostolic visitations to the United States during the course of their pontificates. As the..
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READ: The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence, submitted to the Continental Congress on June 28, 1776, approved on July 2 and declared on July 4, is the document in which the 13 American colonies formally stated..
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Black Lives Matter: We must live up to Declaration of Independence's promise

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Share your reflections on life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness

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Is homeschooling ‘dangerous’? Parents, former students respond to Harvard professor 

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