history fact – June 14, 2017

Today is Wednesday, June 14, the 165th day of 2017. There are 200 days left in the year. This is Flag Day.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.

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