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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
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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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