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1913 Woody Hayes (Ohio-born Coach: Member of the College Football Hall of Fame) Ohio Sports Figures Football Hall of Fame
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1891 William Tecumseh Sherman (Ohio-born Union General) William Tecumseh Sherman American Military Leaders American Civil War
1812 The Ohio Legislature Names Columbus as the State Capital Columbus, Ohio Ohio Historical Society
1861 President Lincoln's Train Is Greeted by Large Crowds in Heavy Rain from Columbus, OH to Pittsburgh Ohio Pennsylvania Abraham Lincoln The American Presidency Railroad Lincoln Papers
1864 Sherman's Union Forces Enter Meridian, Mississippi Meridian, Mississippi General Sherman Civil War The History Channel

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