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POTUS Fact 3: First President without a First Lady

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, one of the Founding Fathers of the United States and the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. He served as the third President of the United States...

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Ìwé Ìròhìn: Nigeria’s First Newspaper

Ìwé Ìròhìn fún àwọn ará Ẹgbá àti Yorùbá was a Yoruba and English language newspaper that ran for eight years from 1859 to 1867 for the Egba people of Abeokuta and the rest of Yorubaland. The newspaper is Nigeria’s first newspaper....

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POTUS Fact 1: The First President of the United States

George Washington (February 22, 1732—December 14, 1799) was an American statesman and soldier who served as the first President of the United States (1789—1797) and was one of the Founding Fathers of the country. He is popularly considered the driving force...