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Fun Facts about American History

January 17, 2013

1. The shortest inaugural address in U.S. history — 135 words — was given in 1793 by George Washington. Rumor was his dentures hurt, and he wanted to get it over with. 2.  George Washington was also quite an alcohol manufacturer. In 1798 alone, he produced 11,000 gallons of whiskey.  3. Meriwether Lewis and William […]

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