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Today in American History - December 25

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1776 - George Washington led the Continental Army across the Delaware River in order to attack Britain's Hessian mercenaries in Trenton, New Jersey during the American Revolution.

1868 - Andrew Johnson granted an unconditional pardon to all Confederate soldiers.

Births:


1821 - Clara Barton

Deaths:


1977 - Charlie Chaplin died

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