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16th United States Congress

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16th January 1919: Prohibition approved as Nebraska becomes 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment

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The second-term governor and former congressman delcares his candidacy, becoming the 16th Republican

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Four dead after Trump supporters storm Congress

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6th November 1860: Abraham Lincoln elected 16th President of the USA

The Sixteenth United States Congress was a meeting of the legislative branch of the United States federal government, consisting of the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C. from March 4, 1819, to March 4, 1821, during the third and fourth years of James Monroe's presidency. The apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives was based on the Third Census of the United States in 1810. Both chambers had a Democratic-Republican majority.
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