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  • U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 7, 1853

    Sojourner Truth

    Mob Convention

    U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 7, 1853

    On September 7, 1853: At the convention, young men greeted her with "a perfect storm," hissing and groaning. In response, Truth said, "You may hiss as much as you please, but women will get their rights anyway. You can't stop us, neither". Sojourner, like other public speakers, often adapted her speeches to how the audience was responding to her. In her speech, Sojourner speaks out for women's rights. She incorporates religious references in her speech, particularly the story of Esther. She then goes on to say that, just as women in scripture, women today are fighting for their rights. Moreover, Sojourner scolds the crowd for all their hissing and rude behavior, reminding them that God says to "Honor thy father and thy mother.




  • Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
    Saturday Sep 7, 1963

    Nancy Pelosi

    Marriage

    Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
    Saturday Sep 7, 1963

    She met Paul Frank Pelosi while she was attending college. They married in Baltimore at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen on September 7, 1963. Nancy and Paul Pelosi have five children: Nancy Corinne, Christine, Jacqueline, Paul, and Alexandra, as well as nine grandchildren.




  • Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 7, 1977

    Invasion of Panama

    Torrijos–Carter Treaties

    Washington, D.C., U.S.
    Wednesday Sep 7, 1977

    On September 7, 1977, U.S. President Jimmy Carter and the de facto leader of Panama, General Omar Torrijos, signed Torrijos–Carter Treaties, which set in motion the process of handing over the Panama Canal to Panamanian control by 2000. Although the canal was destined for Panamanian administration, the military bases remained and one condition of the transfer was that the canal would remain open for American shipping. The U.S. had long-standing relations with General Noriega, who served as a U.S. intelligence asset and paid informant of the Central Intelligence Agency from 1967, including the period when Bush was head of the CIA (1976–77).




  • Albany, New York, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 7, 1999

    Dwayne Johnson

    The Rock 'n' Sock Connection Lost the Titles

    Albany, New York, U.S.
    Tuesday Sep 7, 1999

    The Rock 'n' Sock Connection lost the titles back to Undertaker and Big Show on the September 7, 1999 episode of SmackDown!.




  • U.S.
    Sunday Sep 7, 2008

    Financial crisis of 2007–2008

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were taken over by the federal government

    U.S.
    Sunday Sep 7, 2008

    September 7, 2008: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac were taken over by the federal government.




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