On October 7th, 1769, Captain Cook discovered New Zealand.
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On July 8th, 1776, the Liberty Bell was rung to gather people to the reading of the Declaration of Independence.
On July 7th, 1930, construction of the Hoover Dam was begun.
On July 6th, 1785, the dollar was unanimously chosen as the official currency of the United States.
On July 5th, 1937, SPAM was first put on the market.
On July 4th, 1817, construction began on the Erie Canal.
A thought for the day: What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom to and freedom from." -- Marilyn vos Savant