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Samuel Huntington

Born: 7/3/1731

Birthplace: Windham, Connecticut

Signed On: 8/2/1776

Signed For: Connecticut

Died: 1/5/1796

Fun Facts:

  • When the Articles of Confederation took effect in 1781, Huntington's title became President of the United States in Congress Assembled, so some consider him the nation's real first President.

  • Nine other men served as President of the United States in Congress Assembled before the Constitutiion was ratified and George Washington became President.

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