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1795 - The Eleventh Amendment to the Constitution is ratified.
1904 - A disastrous fire in Baltimore, Maryland destroys over 1,500 buildings in 30 hours.
1940 - The second full length animated Walt Disney film, Pinocchio, premieres.
1974 - Grenada gains independence from the United Kingdom.
1992 - The Maastricht Treaty is signed, leading to the creation of the European Union.