This was 184th day of the year and 181 days remained in the year.
Commander in chief George Washington took command of the Continental Army at Cambridge, Mass.
The Battle of Gettysburg ended.
The U.S. Veterans Administration was created by Congress.
Algeria became independent after 132 years of French rule.
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