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Important facts about U.S. history.
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  1. When was the declaration of independence signed?
    July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with Great Britain, regarded themselves as independent states, and no longer a part of the British Empire. John Adams put forth a resolution earlier in the year which made a formal declaration inevitable.
  2. The constitution convention.
    The constitutional Convetion meets in Philadelphia Pennsiylvania, and drafts the U.S. contitutional. The Constitution creates the basic structure of the federal goverment.
  3. Who wrote the declaration of independence?
    Thoma Jefferson; colonial leader; 3rd president.
  4. Who was Abraham lincoln? important facts:
    President of the U.S. (1861); assessinated in1865.
  5. Why and who declarates the war to Germany?
    The United States declares war on Germany (1917), the Zimmermann Telegram was the problem.
  6. Fourteen points.
    The Fourteen Points was a speech given by United States President Woodrow Wilson to a joint session of Congress on January 8, 1918. The address was intended to assure the country that the Great War was being fought for a moral cause and for postwar peace in Europe.
  7. What was D-day?
    The Normandy landings, codenamed Operation Neptune, were the landing operations of the Allied invasion of Normandy, in Operation Overlord, during World War II.
  8. Which ones were the two groups of alliances in World War I?
    The side led France, Great Britain, and Russia was called the Allies. Germany Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria and the Ottoman Empire the Central Powers.