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1863 William Gibbs McAdoo (Georgia-born Railroad Industrialist, Founder of the Federal Reserve, U.S. Congressman from California) Georgia Political and Social Leaders California Political and Social Leaders Railroads Federal Reserve U.S. Congress University of Georgia
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1895 The Jefferson Hotel Opens in Richmond, Virginia Richmond, Virginia Jefferson Hotel Virginia Historical Society
1907 California's Governor James Gillette Declares a Bank Holiday to Prevent Runs on the State's Banks California Business Economics Holidays LearnCalifornia
1957 Toyota USA Is Founded Automobiles Businesses & Corporations Toyota USA
1964 Kelso Becomes the Biggest Money Winner in Thoroughbred Racing History Horse Racing Economics New York Times

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