The Only Things That Happened on This Day in History (almost nothing)

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1607 An English colony was settled at Jamestown in present-day Virginia.

1846 The United States declared that a state of war existed against Mexico.

2003 The government unveiled a new version of the $20 bill – the first to be colorized in an effort to thwart counterfeiters.

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~ by thehalobender on May 13, 2009.

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