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When was Medicare Created?

Medicare was established in the year of 1966. Disabled people under the age of 65 only became able to get coverage in this program 7 years later. For more information look here:

When Were Credit Cards Invented?

Credit cards were invited back in the mid 1980’s. Now basically everyone owns at least 1 credit card. Some people are in debt because of this piece of plastic.

When are Quarterly Taxes Due?

Quarterly taxes are due every three months. The date they are due varies by state and locality. Check the tax assessor’s site for the places you do business. Most cities have different rates.

When can I Legally Stop Paying Child Support?

Legal age for support of a child stops at age 18. A court order at the time of a divorce can dictate that you support that child while they continue on through high school or further schooling. The best way

When can I Expect my Stimulus Check?

If you haven’t received your stimulus check by now, you probably are not going to get one. Perhaps it was applied to back taxes that you might have owed. Or it may just be lost in the mail.

When Did Medicare Begin?

Medicare became law in the United States on July 30, 1965, and the first beneficiaries signed up for coverage on July 1, 1966. Medicare is a federal health plan that covers almost everyone who is age 65 or older. It

When Will I Get my Tax Refund from the IRS?

On the IRS secure website,, there is a link called “Where’s my Refund”. This link allows you to track the status of your refund whether you requested direct deposit into your account or for the IRS to mail the

When Will I Receive my Economic Stimulus Checks?

The best place to look is

When Will I Get my Tax Refund?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When Did the National Debt Start?

The national debt started, like most debt, with just one fairly small sized loan. Well, for a country it was small. It was just over $19,600 and was taken out by Alexander Hamilton back in 1790. For more information look

When Will Stimulus Checks be Mailed?

If you go to the IRS website,, you will find information for the payment of the economic stimulus checks for your 2007 tax returns. You will receive a check if you did your filing by mail and received your

When Will the Tax Rebate Checks be Mailed Out?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When do Stocks Split?

Stocks can split at different times it just have to know what to look for. Just know if you are intrested in understanding how stocks split just do your research. You can find more information here:

When do I Get my Tax Refund?

If you filed immediately and requested direct deposit you can expect your money to be deposited in 3 to 5 weeks. If you requested a check the money will come a bit later. If you waited to file it will

When is the Next Fed Meeting?

The next Fed meeting is scheduled for Tuesday December 15, 2009 please note that all meeting dates are tentative dates and can change at anytime.

When was Medicare Established?

Medicare was established in 1965 as a way to insure our country’s elderly. President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the legislation as an amendment to the Social Security laws. For more information, look here:

When does the Federal Reserve Meet?

The Federal Reserve System, essentially the central banking system of the United States, meets every first and third Monday of each month. There are also unplanned, or emergency meetings, that are not on the schedule. To find more information click

When Will I Receive my Tax Return?

Once you mail out you tax return you may have to wait from 2-8 weeks or more to receive your tax return. If you requested direct deposit you will receive your return sooner rather than if you request a check.

When am I Getting my Stimulus Check?

If by chance you were eligible for a stimulus check, you should have received it by now. Checks were sent out for one qualifying reason for most people over the last two years.

When do I Get my Tax Return?

If you eFile it will take roughly a week and a half for you to receive your funds. Otherwise, it can take over 4-6 weeks.You do have to have a joint account if you’re filing jointly via eFile.

When is Tax Free Weekend This Year?

In order to know when the tax free weekend is this year you must first specify the location that you are referring to. However, the website

When can I Draw Social Security?

You can begin drawing your social security when you are 62 years old. It is a good idea to start the process when you are halfway through your 61st year because it does take a while.

When are the Stimulus Checks Coming in 2009?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When is the Last Day to File Your Taxes?

If you owe taxes, the last day to file taxes each year is on or around April 15. Contact the IRS or your local tax office to see if you will be penalized for filing your taxes late.

When is Probate Necessary?

Probate court is often necessary when someone passes away without a will. Probate court allows time for families, and creditors, to file a claim for any assets.

When can I File my 2008 Tax Return?

Your 2008 federal and state tax returns were due on April 15th, 2009. You can file an extension for filing if you have made the proper payments you are required to pay.

When is the Next Census?

A census is a way of keeping track of the population of a certain area. A census is taken every 10 years. The year is currently 2009, so the next one will be taken in 2010.

When does the New Postage Rate Go Into Effect?

The last postal rate increase went into effect on May 11th, 2009. The postal service has not announced the next time the rates will change. To guard against future rate increases consider buying forever stamps. These stamps cost the same

When Will I Get my Tax Stimulus Check?

This year, 2009, there was no tax stimulus check. Instead, everyone received a small portion of what would have been their stimulus check in their paychecks every week or two depending on how they get paid.

When Should I Refinance my Mortgage?

You should only refinance a mortgage when it makes financial sense to do so. For example, if you can get a lower rate so as to decrease your monthly mortgage payments. Your best bet is to talk to a financial

When Will I Receive my Stimulus Refund?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When Will I Get my State Tax Refund?

Assuming that you filed your state and federal income taxes at the same time, you should also receive your state taxes around the same time that you receive your federal taxes. If you don’t, or if you need a better

When Should I Receive my W2?

You should receive your W2 at least by January 30. If you have not, contact your employer to ask about them. Some employers will get them to you fairly quickly, but others are a little slow about it.

When is my Tax Relief Check Coming?

",Tax Relief", checks can mean different things to different people. Generally, Income Tax refund checks are mailed out in February through April depending on when your return was filed. For other government programs that may issue ",Tax Relief", checks, the

When Will I Get my Tax Return Back?

Tax returns/refunds for the year 2008 should have been received already. If you are expecting a refund and did not get it there could be several reasons. Perhaps your refund was applied to back taxes that you may have owed.

When Will I Receive my Stimulus Money?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When Will I Receive my Stimulus Check?

Finding when you’ll receive your stimulus check will depend on a few things. It can depend on if you’ve already filed or not and when you’ve filed. Of course, when it comes to the IRS, they have a specific schedule

When Will my Stimulus Check Come?

According to the IRS, the United States Treasury Department started sending out payments in late April 2009. Allow at least a minimum of 2 months from the time your check is processed to receive it.Remember, the payment will be mailed

When You Adjust for Inflation Which is Worth More?

When you adjust for inflation, or even without inflation, and item or service is only worth as much as other people will pay for it. For example, in California, gas got up to $7 a gallon. Now, because the majority

When Did the Stock Market Begin?

Wall Street first came into existence in 1653, set up by immigrants from the Netherlands. The Dutch built it a wall at the location, to be protective barrier against any possible attacks from the Indians.

When Will I Receive my Stimulus Check for 2009?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When Will I Get my Tax Return?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When does the NYSE Close?

The NYSE closes at 4PM Eastern Standard Time. The NYSE is also closed on major holidays such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Day and Easter. There are also some occasions, such as the day after Thanksgiving where the NYSE closes

When Will I Receive my Tax Rebate?

You should receive your tax rebate approximately 1-2 weeks after you send in the paperwork if you are getting direct deposit. However it can over 4 weeks if you are waiting to receive the check by mail.

When are 2006 Federal Taxes Due?

I have bad news for you. If you have not paid your 2006 taxes yet, they are late and you are probably going to be paying some penalties. 2006 federal taxes had to be postmarked by midnight on April 15th,

When is Minimum Wage Going Up?

The minimum wage will probably go up within the next few years. In PA the minimum wage went up from 5.15 to 7.15 which I think is great.

When Will I Get my Refund?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When was the Last Census Taken?

The census is taken every 10 years. It records the population of a certain area. It is currently 2009. The last census was taken in 2000 and the next one will be taken in 2010.

When Will I Receive my Tax Stimulus Check?

If you go to the IRS website,, you will find information for the payment of the economic stimulus checks for your 2007 tax returns. You will receive a check if you did your filing by mail and received your

When does Child Support Stop?

Child support in most states will stop when the child is eighteen or nineteen years old or graduates from high school. It is possible it will continue if there is back child support owed or the child goes to college.

When Will my Tax Refund be Mailed?

Tax returns must be submitted by April 15th. Employers must provide w-2 forms to employees by January 31. Tax refunds usually take 4 to 6 weeks to be mailed back. If you file over the internet it will be faster.

When is Tax Free Day?

Tax free day is usually a weekend in August where many states offer back to school items tax free. For 2009, it was August 21-23. It’s a great way to save money on clothes, shoes, and electronics.

When was Adam Smith Born?

Adam Smith was a pioneer of political economy as well as a moral philosopher, who was born on June 16th, 1723 in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland and passed away at the age of 67 on July 17th, 1790 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

When Will Social Security Run Out?

First social security was going to run out of money in 1980, then 1993, then, 2010, then 2016. We’ll get to the year 2525 ans some will still be arguing on the date that social security will run out. Look

When was the Stock Market Created?

The stock market was created in colonial times, with the stock brokers selling government securities in outdoor venues. The American Stock Exchange was born from this practice in 1842.You can find more information here:

When Will my Felony be Off my Record?

A felony never comes off your record unless you have it expunged. However, after 10 years no employer or any agency can hold it against you.

When Will I Receive my Tax Refund?

Tax returns must be mailed in by April 15th. Your employer should provide you with a w-2 statement of earnings by January 31st. If you submit your return right away, you should have your refund in less than six weeks,

When can I Expect my Tax Refund?

Tax returns must be mailed in by April 15th. Your employer should provide you with a w-2 statement of earnings by January 31st. If you submit your return right away, you should have your refund in less than six weeks,

When Will I Receive my Tax Rebate Check?

The last two digits of your Social Security number will determine when you’ll get your tax rebate check. A guide can be found at

When can I Expect my Tax Relief Check?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When can a Lien be Put on Property?

A lien can be placed on property if you have a legal contract that money is owed to you. If the debtor fails to make payments for a certain period of time, then a lien can be placed against their

When are Virginia State Taxes Due?

May 1st is the deadline for filing Virginia state taxes. Though tax time is just around the corner, you still have plenty of time to get your state taxes filed. You can find more information here:

When are Postal Rates Going Up?

Well the last postal rate increase we experienced was in May of 2009. As of right now the United States Postal Service hasn’t released a date for another increase.You can find more information here:

When is the Last Day to File Taxes?

If you owe taxes, the last day to file taxes each year is on or around April 15. Contact the IRS or your local tax office to see if you will be penalized for filing your taxes late.

When do I Need to Charge Sales Tax?

You need to charge sales tax any time you make a sale unless you are a wholesale company selling to vendors. Other taxes may still be assessed. You can build in the sales tax to your price so you do

When Will I Receive my Stimulus Payment?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When is my Last Paycheck Due?

Your best bet would be to check with your employer to find out when your last paycheck is due. Some employers pay on the 1st and 15th of the month, others pay every week and still others pay every other

When do I Stop Paying Child Support?

You should stop paying child support when the child reaches 18. If they continue in school, you will pay until the child is 21. There are other reason child support is stopped before then. Contact your local child support office

When Did Hazing Start?

Hazing in the United States was first noted in 1657 when Harvard University began to fine upperclassmen for the hazing of freshmen. Unfortunately, many early colleges encouraged hazing as a way to keep order.

When do Babies Rollover?

Babies can start to roll over as early as three months and as late as six to nine months. It just depends on their motor skills and muscle strength.

When Will I Receive my Rebate Check?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When Did Health Insurance Begin?

The idea behind health insurance began as far back as 1694, but health insurance derived from accident insurance which began in 1850 in Massachusetts. It was formed to protect victims of accidents in the railroad and steamboat fields.

When Will Tax Relief Checks be Mailed?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at

When is a Car Considered Totaled?

There are a couple of ways to tell if your car is considered totaled. If the engine is sitting in your front seat,, uh, yeah, it is totaled. Usually (on applicable models) once the airbag has deployed, it is considered

When Did Identity Theft Start?

Identity theft has been around for a very long time, even before the internet. To steal an identity one had to kill the person then assume their identity. Presently it is much less murderous and is done by internet, mail

When do Personal Checks Expire?

Personal checks don’t really expire but they should be cashed before 6 months from the date the check was written. If someone goes to cash the check after 6 months the bank has the right to refuse them. The person

When Did Poverty Start?

Poverty is something in life that is part of natural order. As poverty is considered being either low income or homeless, it has always been around since any denomination of wealth.

When is Tax Free Weekend in North Carolina?

Tax-Free Weekend was August 7th through August 9th in 2009. It was a really cool weekend that North Carolinians were able to pay NO sales tax on school supplies.

When do I Get my Stimulus Check?

If you go to the IRS website,, you will find information for the payment of the economic stimulus checks for your 2007 tax returns. You will receive a check if you did your filing by mail and received your

When does Tax Season Begin?

Tax season for personal returns starts the day after all the companies have to mail out the w-2s for there employees. So tax season starts on Feb 1 and will run until either you file your taxes or until April

When can I Retire?

You can retire when you have enough funds saved up to support yourself for the rest of your life. You might be eligible for social security, which can help support you in retirement. If you start saving 10 percent of

When does a Check Expire?

There is normally an expiration date listed on the check. Most checks expire after 120 days or some expire after 1 year. So be sure that you cash the check before that date.

When Will I Get my 2009 Stimulus Check?

Check out the IRS Where’s My Refund page at . Make sure to have a copy of your tax return handy to fill out some of the fields. If it’s been more than 12 weeks since you filed your

When Did Minimum Wage Begin?

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) has been in effect since 1938, where the minimum wage was only .25 per hour. Times have definitely changed! Currently as of July 24, 2009, the minimum was is $7.25 per hour.

When Should Employers Mail Out W2 Forms?

Employers have a deadline to mail out W2 forms by January 31 of each year. If you do not receive your form by that date, contact your employer.

When does the NYSE Trading Begin?

The NYSE opens at 9:30 am for trading Monday through Friday. The NYSE is closed for major holidays and closes daily at 4:30pm EST for trading. However, trading after hours does still occur although it generally costs more per trade

When does Tax Free Week Start?

Tax free week is always a great week to save some money on back to school shopping. It usually goes on the last week of July or the first week in August. This year many stes didn’t have the sales

When are Corporate Taxes Due?

To find out when your annual corporate taxes are due, visit the IRS website as well as the Secretary of State where your corporation was formed. Different states have different annual due dates for fees. Ask the experts too at

When was the Credit Card Invented?

The first documented use of a credit card was in the 1920s although there is thought that they were being used as early as 1890. In the year 1938 companies began accepting other companys credit cards for payment.

When is Property Considered Abandoned?

Property is considered abandoned after two years of non-payment of property taxes. However some areas will consider a property abandoned after one year, and certain physical conditions have deteriorated.

When does Summer School Start?

Summer school typically starts a week or so after school gets out in May or June. To find out when your area’s summer school starts, you need to contact your local school district.

When does High School Start?

High school in most places starts in the ninth grade. As far as the time of year, it depends on what area you are in. For example, in the North it starts after labor day. In the south, it starts

When was Mexico Founded?

Mexico declared independency from Spain on September 16, 1810. Spain recognized Mexico’s independence years later, on September 27, 1821. Look here for more information:

When Did ZIP Codes Begin?

Although mail delivery has been happening since the early 1900’s, it wasn’t until the 1960’s that zip codes were formally introduced. The country was divided into sections and eventually zip codes were assigned to every address. You can find more

When Did ZIP Codes Start?

In the United States, zip codes using five-digit numbers were introduced in 1963 to sort mail. Using this system, the US Postal Service could sort mail a lot faster. In 1943, prior to this new system, a two-digit code was

When was Panama Founded?

Panama was founded in the early 1900s. Originally, Panama was part of Colombia. The United States wanted to build a canal through this part of Colombia, but Colombia did not agree to the U.S. plan. To get the canal built,

When Did California Became a State?

California is the 31st state of the United States. It became a state on September 9th 1850. The capital of California is Sacramento. The largest city of California is Los Angeles.

When was USC Founded?

USC or the University of California was founded in 1880. It is California’s oldest private research university. It is located in Los Angeles, California.

When was Dallas Texas Founded?

It was founded in 1841 by John Neely Bryan and officially became a city in 1856. Dallas is know world wide as the place where President John F Kennedy was assassinated on November 22, 1963.

When was Stephen F Austin Born?

Stephen Fuller Austin was born on November 3rd, 1793, in Austinville, Virginia. He died of pneumonia on December 27th, 1836, in Austin, Texas.

When was Virginia Established?

Jamestown, Virginia was established as an English colony on May 14th 1607, making it the very first actual town in North America for Britain.

When was Oregon Founded?

Oregon, the state of the Chinook Salmon, the American Beaver, and the Oregon Swallowtail, achieved first admission into statehood in 1859. Did you know that as of 1997, their official state beverage is milk?

When was California Made a State?

California was officially made a state when it was admitted into the United States on September 9, 1850, making it the 31st state in the United States.

When Did Connecticut Become a State?

Connecticut became a state in 1788 and was the fifth state admitted to the Union. While it is the third smallest state by size it ranks fourth as the most densely populated state per square mile.

When was Yale University Founded?

Yale University was founded in 1701 in New Haven, Connecticut. It is the third oldest institution of higher education in the United States.

When was UCLA Founded?

UCLA was officially founded in 1919 as the Southern Branch of the University of California. It wasn’t until the 1950’s that the university became a popular school and now one of the best in the nation. You can find more

When Did Oregon Become a State?

Oregon also known as the Beaver State, became a state February 14 1859. Becoming the 33rd state in the union, before becoming a state the were known as the Oregon Territory. They chose Salem as their state capitol. Look here

When was Alabama Founded?

Alabama became a state on December 14, 1819 making it the 22nd state of the United States of America. The state capital is Montgomery and the largest city is Birmingham.

When Did Each State Become a State?

If you check online, you will be able to find the date and the order in which each state became a stare. For example, Delaware was the first to receive statehood on December 7, 1787 and the last was Hawaii,

When was Howard University Founded?

Howard University was founded on November 20,1866 , the university was named for Major General Oliver O. Howard a Civil War Hero and Commissioner of the Freedmans Bureau.

When was Ohio State University Founded?

The Ohio state university is located in Columbus, Ohio. It was founded in the year 1870 as land-grant university. Currently, it is one of the largest university campus in US. For more information see here:

When was Tennessee Founded?

Tennessee was founded in 1796. The home of country music can be found in this great state. Nashville and Memphis are where you want to be if you want to be a country star.

When was Massachusetts Founded?

Massachusetts became the 6th state of the United States on February 6th 1788. The capital and largest city of Massachusetts is Boston. Massachusetts has approximately 6.6 million people.

When was Michigan Founded?

Michigan was founded in 1668 by Father Jacques Marquette. I like the fact that the lower peninsula of Michigan looks like a child’s mitten.

When was South Carolina Established?

South Carolina was the 8th state of the United States. It became a state on May 23rd 1788. The capital and largest city of South Carolina is Columbia.

When was the Band Aid Invented?

The Band Aid was invented by a man named Earle Dickinson in the year 1921. He decided to invent them because his wife cut her fingers quite frequently while preparing food.

When Did the Erie Canal Open?

The Erie Canal opened to commercial traffic in 1825, only eight years after construction began in 1817. That’s no small feat considering the engineering capabilities of the time! You can find more information here:

When California Became a State?

On September 9, 1850, California became the 31st state of the United States of America. Today, the population of California has reached over 36.7 million residents.

When was Alaska Founded?

The Russia empire was purchased from the U.S senate of Alaska on March 30, 1867, the price to buy Alaska was 7.2 million at 2 cents per acre.

When was Maine Founded?

Maine originally started out as part of Massachusetts but because of trying to resolve issues of slave states, in 1820 Maine separated from Massachusetts and officially became its own state.

When does School Start in Georgia?

Typically, school in Georgia starts in the first or second week of August. The best way to find out when school starts in Georgia would be to check the the state Department of education website. Their address is

When was Los Angeles Founded?

Los Angeles was originally a Mexican city that was founded in December 1877. If you have never visited the City of Angels I suggest you go. There are some breath taking sites there.

When Did Vermont Become a State?

The state of Vermont joined the Union in 1791 and was the 14th state. The capital city of Vermont is Montpelier and the largest city is Burlington.

When Did Florida Become a State?

Florida became a state on March 3, 1845. Florida was the 27th state to enter the union. Florida’s population is ranked 4th in the United States.

When Did Maine Become a State?

Maine became a state on March 15, 1820. It is 23rd state in the U.S.. Maine is known as the Pine Tree State. The capital of Maine is Augusta.

When was Columbine?

The Columbine High School Massacre occurred on April 20, 1999 in Columbine, Colorado. Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 13 people and themselves. It was found that they each had a strong hatred for society.

When Did Mississippi Become a State?

Mississippi became a state on December 10, 1817. It is the 20th state in the U.S. Mississippi is known as The Hospitality State. The capital is Jackson.

When Did James Meredith Die?

James Meredith was the first black student at the University of Mississippi. He was born on June 25, 1933, and as of November 26, 2009, has not died.

When Did Michigan Become a State?

Michigan became the 26th state in January 26, 1837. Michigan is the 8th most populated state in th United States. It is the only state to consist of two peninsulas.

When was Miami Florida Founded?

I was in Miami for all of a couple of hours to board a cruise line and go to the Bahamas. Miami is the second largest city in Florida and it was founded in 1870. You can find more information

When was Morehouse College Founded?

Morehouse College, which is an all-male college was established back in 1867. It is one of only three men’s colleges left in the United States, and is a member of the Black Ivy League.

When was UCLA Established?

The UCLA was established in 1881. This is the second most oldest college located in Los Angeles, California. It is located in Westwood, California.

When Did Quebec Become a Province?

Quebec became a province in 1867, when the British government created the Dominion of Canada. Quebec was originally settled in the early 1600s by the French. To find more information click here:

When was Harvard University Founded?

Harvard University was founded in 1636 as Harvard College just 16 years after the pilgrims arrived at Plymouth Rock.Harvard University is the oldest College in the US. For more information see here:

When was Howard University Established?

Howard University was established on 1March 2, 867. It was supposed to be a seminary for black clergymen but was later changed to a university.

When do We Go Back to School?

The typical public school year is from September through June. However, some school districts opt to begin in August. This allows the school district to plan ahead and make up for missed days due to the weather.

When is Tax Free Weekend in Tennessee?

In 2009 tax free weekend in Tennessee was August 7-9. As in most states, the weekend before school is the time for you to get the best deals on clothing and back to school supplies. Not only do you take

When Did Georgia Become a State?

Georgia became the 4th state of the United States on January 2nd 1788. The capital and largest city of Georgia is Atlanta. Georgia has approximately 9.9 million people.

When Did Virginia Become a State?

Virginia became a state on June 25, 1788, and was the tenth state to join the union. Virginia’s nicknames are Old Dominion, Mother of Presidents, and Mother of States. Look here for more information:

When Did New Hampshire Become a State?

New Hampshire, also known as the granite state, was admitted into the Union on June 21, 1788. New Hampshire was one of the original 13 colonies, number 9 to be exact.

When Did Louisiana Become a State?

Louisiana became a state on April 30, 1812, and was the 18th state in the union. Louisiana’s nicknames are the Pelican State, the Bayou State, and the Sugar State. Look here for more information:

When is Tax Free Weekend in Houston Tx?

Tax free weekend in Houston, TX will take place on August 17 through August 19. Tax free weekend was originally the first weekend of August, but has been changed to the dates above since 2007. This is a great opportunity

When was Charleston West Virginia Founded?

The first people to found West Virginia was the Paleo-Indians in 11,000 BC. But the first people that founded Charleston, West Virginia were the English, called the Virginia Colony, in 1607. For more history for Chareston, West Vigrinia visit

When was Santa Fe Founded?

Santa Fe was founded in 1608 by Don Pedro de Peralta, then governor of Mexico. Some say that Juan Martinez de Montoya founded the city about 1605. Santa Fe is the oldest capital city in America. You can find more

When do Kids Go Back to School?

It depends on the state and school district as to when kids go back to school. Most schools start in mid August but for some they can start as early as the beginning of August and as late as the

When was Illinois Founded?

As the 21st state admitted to the Union, Illinois was admitted on December 3, 1818. Illinois currently is the 5th most populous state in the USA.

When was London Founded?

It is believed that London was founded some 2000 years ago, since the Middle Ages. Today London is a major financial and business conglomerate, comparable to New York City. For more information see here:

When Did South Dakota Become a State?

South Dakota became a state November 2, 1889. That made them the 40th state in the Union. They chose to make Pierre the state capital. It’s little know that people were actually living there for thousands of years before they

When was Philadelphia Founded?

Philadelphia, the largest city in Pennsylvania was founded officially when it received it’s charter in 1701. However, the first settlers of the area were the Swedes in approximately 1643. Look here for more information:

When Did Massachusetts Become a State?

Massachusetts became a state on February 6. 1788. It was the 6th state in the U.S. It is the 44 biggest state so its not to big. The capital is Boston.