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1872 Zane Grey (Ohio-born Novelist of the American West) Zane Grey The Westward Expansion
1950 Denise Fleming (Ohio-born Children's Author, Illustrator) Denis Fleming Primary Authors American Artists
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1786 Shawnee Leaders Sign the Treaty of Fort Finney, Ceding Shawnee Territories in Southern Ohio and Indiana Ohio Indiana Shawnee Forts Ohio Historical Society
1879 William Tecumseh Sherman Revisits Atlanta, Georgia 15 Years after Ordering It to be Burned Atlanta, Georgia William Tecumseh Sherman American Civil War University of Georgia
1986 5.0 Earthquake Injures 17 People in Ohio Ohio Earthquake USGS

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