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1840 Samuel W. Fordyce (Ohio-born Railroad Magnate in Arkansas) Ohio Business Leaders Arkansas Business Leaders Railroad Arkansas History Commission
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1938 Harvey Firestone (Ohio-born Founder of Firestone Tire and Rubber) Harvey Firestone Inventors and Inventions Business Firestone Tire and Rubber
1993 Lillian Gish (Ohio-born Actress) Ohio Performing Artists Actors Film
1809 The Ohio Legislature Authorizes the Creation of Huron County Huron County, Ohio Ohio Historical Society
1861 Abraham Lincoln Accepts Invitation to Visit Columbus, Ohio on Way to Washington, D.C. Columbus, Ohio Abraham Lincoln Lincoln Papers

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