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Historical Events
August   1, 1876 - Colorado becomes 38th state
August   1, 1914 - First World War erupts
August   1, 1957 - First commercial building heated by solar energy
August   3, 1492 - Columbus sets sail for New World
August   6, 1945 - Atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima
August   9, 1965 - Singapore gains independence from Malaysia
August 10, 1809 - Ecuador declares independence from Spain
August 12, 1508 - Ponce de Leon arrives in Puerto Rico
August 12, 1961 - Construction begins on the Berlin Wall
August 15, 1620 - Mayflower sets sail
August 15, 1914 - Panama Canal opens
August 16, 1960 - Zaire forms
August 24,  410  - Rome overrun by Visigoths
August 24,  79    - Vesuvius erupts
August 26, 1920 - 19th Amendment passes
August 26, 1667 - Earliest recorded hurricane in US (Jamestown)
August 29, 1758 - First Native American reservation established
August 30, 1957 - Malaysia gains independence from Britain
  August Birthdays
  3 - Mary Calhoun
  6 - Andy Warhol
 
 
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