Politics

On this day…

1534 Jacques Cartier lands in Canada, claims it for France

1783 Georgia becomes a protectorate of tsarist Russia

1793 France passes 1st copyright law

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On this day…

1848 The two-day Women’s Rights Convention, the first women’s rights and feminist convention held in the United States, opened in Seneca Falls, New York.

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