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MAY 20

North Carolina State Flag North Carolina North Carolina State Flag

1768 Dolley Madison (North Carolina-born Wife of U.S. President James Madison) Dolley Madison James Madison
1930 James McEachin (North Carolina-born African-American Actor) North Carolina Performing Artists Actors Television African-American Performing Artists Internet Movie Database
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1775 Mecklenburg, North Carolina Declares Independence from England North Carolina American Revolution Fordham University
1861 North Carolina Is the 11th & Final State to Secede from the Union North Carolina American Civil War University of North Carolina The New York Times Georgia Historical Society

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