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|1775||George Washington orders recruiting officers to accept free blacks into the army.|
|1852||The richest year of the gold rush ends with $81.3 million in gold produced.|
|1862||Union General William Rosecrans‘ army repels two Confederate attacks at the Battle of Murfreesboro (Stone’s River).|
|1910||John B. Moisant and Arch Hoxsey, two of America’s foremost aviators, die in separate plane crashes.|
|1911||Helene Dutrieu wins the Femina aviation cup in Etampes. She sets a distance record for women at 158 miles.|
|1915||The Germans torpedo the British liner Persia without any warning killing 335 passengers.|
|1923||The Sahara is crossed by an automobile for the first time.|
|1930||Brewery heir Adolphus Busch is kidnapped.|
|1941||General MacArthur reports that U.S. lines in Manila have been pushed back by the Japanese.|
|1942||After five months of battle, Emperor Hirohito allows the Japanese commanders at Guadalcanal to retreat.|
|1944||Hungary declares war on Germany.|
|1965||California becomes the largest state by population.|
|1977||Cambodia breaks relations with Vietnam.|