October 7 | Facts

October 7 | Facts

1765 The Stamp Act Congress convened in New York to draw up colonial grievances against England. 1849 Poet-writer Edgar Allan Poe died at age 40. 1949 The Republic of East Germany was formed. 1968 The Motion Picture Association of America adopted its film-rating system, ranging from “G” for general audiences to “X” for adults only. 1982 Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats,” the longest running show in […]

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