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04/06/1919 U.S. Congress approves voting right for women

Until the 1910s, most states did in the USA did not give women the right to vote. It was changed with The nineteenth Amendment onAugust 18, 1920. It was the culmination of the women's suffrage movement in the United States, which fought at both state and national levels to achieve the vote.


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  • Background 

  • Proposal and ratification 

  • ''Leser v. Garnett'' 

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  • Commemoration