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5 Fun Facts About October 29 In Delaware History

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1. Delaware became the first state to ratify the U.S. Constitution on October 29, 1787.
2. On October 29, 1956, the Christina River in Wilmington, Delaware, flooded due to heavy rainfall, causing widespread damage and several deaths.
3. The University of Delaware was founded on October 29, 1743, making it one of the oldest universities in the United States.
4. Delaware's current state flag was adopted on October 29, 1913, featuring a diamond shape symbolizing the state's nickname, "The Diamond State."
5. On October 29, 1929, known as Black Tuesday, the stock market crashed, leading to the beginning of the Great Depression, which had major impacts on Delaware and the rest of the country.
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