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1000

The Cincinnati Masters is an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier 5 tennis tournament add something


1754

French and Indian War - Beginning in 1754, France and Great Britain fought the French and Indian War add something


1760

Pontiac's Rebellion in the 1760s, however, posed a challenge to British military control add something


1776

The Ohio Seismic Network , a group of seismograph stations at several colleges, universities, and other institutions, and coordinated by the Division of Geological Survey of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, maintains an extensive catalog of Ohio earthquakes from 1776 to the present day, as well as earthquakes located in other states whose effects were felt in Ohio add something


1783

In the Treaty of Paris in 1783, Britain ceded all claims to Ohio country to the United States add something


1787

The United States created the Northwest Territory under the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 add something

 

Arthur St. Clair - Under the Northwest Ordinance of 1787, which created the Northwest Territory, General St. Clair was appointed governor of what is now Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, along with parts of Wisconsin and Minnesota


1792

Ohio has only that portion of the river between the river's 1792 low-water mark and the present high-water mark add something


1794

Anthony Wayne - Battle of Fallen Timbers - On August 20, 1794, Wayne mounted an assault on the Indian confederacy at the Battle of Fallen Timbers, in modern Maumee, Ohio , which was a decisive victory for the U.S. forces, ending the war


1800

Arthur St. Clair - When the territory was divided in 1800, he served as governor of the Ohio Territory


1801

Although Ohio's population numbered only 45,000 in December 1801, Congress determined that the population was growing rapidly and Ohio could begin the path to statehood add something


1802

Ohio's borders were defined by metes and bounds in the Enabling Act of 1802 as follows: add something

 

Arthur St. Clair - In 1802, his opposition to plans for Ohio statehood led President Thomas Jefferson to remove him from office as territorial governor


1803

Chillicothe was the capital from 1803 to 1810 add something

 

Arthur St. Clair - He thus played no part in the organizing of the state of Ohio in 1803

 

Anthony Wayne - The treaty gave most of what is now Ohio to the United States, and cleared the way for that state to enter the Union in 1803

 

On February 19, 1803, U.S. President Thomas Jefferson signed an act of Congress that approved Ohio's boundaries and constitution add something

 

Partitioned from the Northwest Territory, Ohio was the 17th state admitted to the Union on March 1, 1803, and the first under the Northwest Ordinance add something


1805

Aaron Burr - After Burr left the Vice-Presidency at the end of his term in 1805, he journeyed into what was the West, areas west of the Allegheny Mountains, particularly the Ohio River Valley and the lands acquired in the Louisiana Purchase drumming up support for his plans

 

Johnny Appleseed - The two of them apparently lived a nomadic life until their father, with his large family, came west in 1805 and met up with them in Ohio


1807

Gamaliel Bailey - "'Gamaliel Bailey"' was an American journalist, editor and publisher, working primarily in Cincinnati, Ohio and Washington, DC; an abolitionist, he supported journalism that promoted the cause, persisting despite violent mob attacks on his offices in both cities during the 1840s


1812

The capital was moved back to Chillicothe, which was the capital from 1812 to 1816 add something

 

The current custom of Congress declaring an official date of statehood did not begin until 1812, with Louisiana's admission as the 18th state add something


1813

Allen G. Thurman - "'Allen Granberry Thurman"' was a Democratic Representative, Ohio Supreme Court justice, and Senator from Ohio, as well as the nominee of the Democratic Party for Vice President of the United States in 1888


1815

Allen G. Thurman - In 1815, his parents emancipated their slaves and moved to Chillicothe, Ohio


1820

Salmon P. Chase - His mother was left with ten children and few resources, and so Salmon spent several years, from 1820 to 1824, in Ohio with his uncle Bishop Philander Chase, a leading figure in the Protestant Episcopal Church in the West


1830

In 1830 under President Andrew Jackson, the US government forced Indian Removal of most tribes to the Indian Territory west of the Mississippi River add something

 

Most Native Peoples who remained in Ohio were slowly bought out and convinced to leave, or ordered to do so by law, in the early 19th century with the Indian Removal Act of 1830 add something

 

Salmon P. Chase - In 1830 Chase moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he quickly gained a position of prominence at the bar


1831

Jay Cooke - Eleutheros Cooke was a pioneer Ohio lawyer and Whig, a member of the Ohio General Assembly and member of Congress from Ohio in 1831-1833

 

Gamaliel Bailey - In 1831, Bailey moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, where he set up a medical practice


1832

Sam Houston - While he was in Washington in April 1832, anti-Jacksonian Congressman William Stanbery of Ohio made accusations about Houston in a speech on the floor of Congress


1834

Robert E. Lee - Lee served as an assistant in the chief engineer's office in Washington, D.C. from 1834 to 1837, but spent the summer of 1835 helping to lay out the state line between Ohio and Michigan


1835

Allen G. Thurman - In 1835 he was admitted to the Ohio bar and became his uncle's law partner


1837

Mark Hanna - Marcus Alonzo Hanna was born on September 24, 1837, in New Lisbon , Ohio, to Dr. Leonard and Samantha Hanna


1840

Lysander Spooner - After a disappointing legal career - his radical writing seems to have kept away potential clients - and a failed career in real estate speculation in Ohio, Spooner returned to his father's farm in 1840


1841

John Keats - They lived in Ohio and Louisville, Kentucky , Kentucky, until 1841, when George's investments failed


1849

Salmon P. Chase - In 1849, Chase was elected to the U.S Senate from Ohio on the Free Soil ticket


1850

Mark Hanna - The 1850s and 1860s were a time of great expansion for Cleveland, which grew from a small lakeside town to a major player in Great Lakes commerce and a rival to the southern Ohio city of Cincinnati


1852

William Dean Howells - In 1852, his father arranged to have one of Howells' poems published in the "Ohio State Journal" without telling him


1855

Salmon P. Chase - In 1855 he was elected governor of Ohio


1856

George Armstrong Custer - After graduating from McNeely Normal School in 1856, Custer taught school in Cadiz, Ohio

 

Salmon P. Chase - Chase was the first Republican governor of Ohio, serving from 1856 to 1860, where he supported women's rights, public education, and prison reform

 

John C. Breckinridge - During the first ten days of September 1856, he spoke in Hamilton, Ohio and Cincinnati in Ohio; Lafayette, Indiana and Indianapolis in Indiana; Kalamazoo,_Michigan; Covington,_Kentucky; and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


1858

William Dean Howells - In 1858 he began to work at the "Ohio State Journal" where he wrote poetry, short stories, and translated pieces from French, Spanish, and German

 

George Armstrong Custer - Raised in Michigan and Ohio, Custer was admitted to West Point in 1858, where he graduated last in his class


1862

In 1862, the state's morale was badly shaken in the aftermath of the battle of Shiloh, a costly victory in which Ohio forces suffered 2,000 casualties add something


1863

From July 12 to July 23, 1863, Southern Ohio and Indiana were attacked in Morgan's Raid add something


1864

Jay Cooke - Cooke owned a summer home, constructed in 1864-65 and still standing, on the small island of Gibraltar in the Lake Erie harbor of Put-in-Bay, Ohio

 

Joseph Hooker - After leaving Georgia, Hooker commanded the Northern Department , headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, from October 1, 1864, until the end of the war


1866

Edward Morley - From 1866 to 1868 he was a teacher in a private school, and later, in 1868, he was called to preach in a small country parish in Ohio


1867

Allen G. Thurman - In 1867, he ran for Governor of Ohio, on a platform opposed to extending suffrage to blacks, but lost to Rutherford B. Hayes in a close election


1869

Baseball's first fully professional team, the Cincinnati Red Stockings of 1869, were organized in Ohio add something

 

Allen G. Thurman - The Ohio voters chose a Democratic state legislature, however, which selected Thurman as Senator for the term beginning in 1869


1870

John D. Rockefeller - In June 1870, Rockefeller formed Standard Oil of Ohio, which rapidly became the most profitable refiner in Ohio


1871

Salmon P. Chase - In 1871, The New Departure policy of Ohio Democrat Clement Vallandigham was endorsed by Chase


1873

Allen G. Thurman - In 1873 Thurman crafted a strategy that led to Ohio choosing once more a Democratic legislature, and electing Thurman's uncle William Allen as governor


1878

Clarence Darrow - He was admitted to the Ohio bar in 1878


1880

Mark Hanna - The incumbent in 1880, President Rutherford Hayes, had no interest in seeking a second term; after 36 ballots, the Republicans nominated Ohio Representative James Garfield


1884

Mark Hanna - Despite Hanna's efforts on his behalf, Ohio Senator John Sherman failed to gain the Republican nomination for president in 1884 and 1888


1888

Mark Hanna - After 1888, there was a strong dislike between the two men, and the separation split the Ohio Republican Party into two factions, a rupture that did not heal until after Hanna's death in 1904


1889

Zane Grey - Due to shame from a severe financial setback in 1889 caused by a poor investment, Lewis Grey moved his family from Zanesville, Ohio and started again in Columbus, Ohio

 

Cy Young - Young began his professional career in 1889 with the Canton, Ohio team of the Tri-State League, a professional minor league


1890

Mark Hanna - This phrase supposedly appeared in a letter by Hanna to Ohio Attorney General David K. Watson in 1890, urging him to drop a lawsuit against the Standard Oil Company


1893

Mark Hanna - Among those who suffered reverses in the financial Panic of 1893 was a McKinley friend in Youngstown, Ohio


1896

Mark Hanna - He followed the usual Ohio custom and stepped down at the end of two two-year terms, returning home to Canton, Ohio in January 1896 to municipal celebrations


1897

Mark Hanna - The 1897 Ohio Republican convention voted to support Hanna, as did county conventions in 84 of Ohio's 88 counties

 

Mark Hanna - The phrase became an issue against Hanna in the 1897 campaign in Ohio

 

Mark Hanna - Governor Asa Bushnell appointed Mark Hanna as senator, March 5, 1897, pending a meeting of the Ohio legislature


1898

Mark Hanna - A temporary appointment to the Senate was to be made by Ohio's governor, Republican Asa Bushnell; the legislature would then, in 1898, hold elections both for the final portion of Sherman's term and for the full six-year term to follow

 

Mark Hanna - Declining a Cabinet position, Hanna secured appointment as senator from Ohio after Sherman was made Secretary of State; he was re-elected by the Ohio General Assembly in 1898 and 1904

 

Mark Hanna - During the following year's Ohio legislative elections, which determined Hanna's electors for his 1898 re-election bid, he was accused of being harsh to his employees

 

Mark Hanna - McKinley's friend Joseph Smith, who had served as State Librarian of Ohio during McKinley's tenure as governor, probably had more influence over federal jobs until his death in 1898


1903

Mark Hanna - At the 1903 Ohio Republican convention, Foraker filed a resolution to endorse Roosevelt for re-election


1904

Mark Hanna - This would normally have been introduced at the 1904 convention, but Foraker hoped to use the resolution to take control of the Ohio party from Hanna


1907

Earl Derr Biggers - The son of Robert J. and Emma E. Biggers, Earl Derr Biggers was born in Warren, Ohio, and graduated from Harvard University in 1907


1910

Some cities, such as Dayton, owe their industrial emergence to location on canals, and as late as 1910 interior canals carried much of the bulk freight of the state add something


1912

In 1912 a Constitutional Convention was held with Charles B. Galbreath as secretary add something

 

Lillian Gish - Her father died in Norman, Oklahoma, January 9, 1912, and, soon after, Lillian returned to Ohio


1913

One of those pioneer routes, known in the early 20th century as "Main Market Route 3", was chosen in 1913 to become part of the historic Lincoln Highway which was the first road across America, connecting New York City to San Francisco add something

 

The worst weather disaster in Ohio history occurred along the Great Miami River in 1913 add something


1917

Charles W. Chesnutt - In 1917, Chesnutt protested and successfully shut down showings in Ohio of the controversial film "Birth of a Nation", which the NAACP officially protested across the nation


1926

Upon the advent of the federal numbered highway system in 1926, the Lincoln Highway through Ohio became U.S. Route 30 add something


1932

Although the question has appeared in 1932, 1952, 1972, and 1992, it has never been approved add something


1934

The highest recorded temperature was , near Gallipolis on July 21, 1934 add something


1936

Neil Armstrong - When he was five, he experienced his first airplane flight in Warren, Ohio on July 20, 1936 when he and his father took a ride in a Ford Trimotor, known as the "Tin Goose"


1937

The most substantial known earthquake in Ohio history was the Anna earthquake, which occurred on March 9, 1937 add something


1943

Lou Diamond - The Gunny was a member and frequent visitor of the Toledo, Ohio, Ohio Jewish Serviceman's USO Club sponsored by the National Jewish Welfare Board in 1943 as indicated by his registration card coded as a NON-JEW with a hole punched in the top left hand corner


1944

Neil Armstrong - His father's last move was in 1944, back to Neil's birthplace, Wapakoneta, Ohio, in Auglaize County


1945

Lou Diamond - Diamond retired on November 23, 1945, and returned to his home in Toledo, Ohio, Ohio


1951

Lou Diamond - His death at the Great Lakes, Illinois, Naval Training Center Hospital, September 20, 1951, was followed by a funeral, with military honors, at Sylvania, Ohio


1952

Everett Dirksen - In 1952, Dirksen was a supporter of the presidential candidacy of fellow Senator Robert A. Taft of Ohio, the longtime leader of Republican conservatives

 

Charles Manson - In September 1952, a number of other serious disciplinary offenses resulted in his transfer to the Federal Reformatory at Chillicothe, Ohio, a more secure institution


1953

Although no formal resolution of admission was required, when the oversight was discovered in 1953, Ohio congressman George H. Bender introduced a bill in Congress to admit Ohio to the Union retroactive to March 1, 1803, the date on which the Ohio General Assembly first convened add something

 

On August 7, 1953 , President Eisenhower signed a congressional joint resolution that officially declared March 1, 1803, the date of Ohio's admittance into the Union add something


1955

Cy Young - After his retirement, Young went back to his farm in Ohio, where he stayed until his death at age 88 in 1955


1957

Ricky Nelson - After his Ohio and Minnesota tours in the summer of 1957, he decided to form his own band with members closer to his age

 

Ricky Nelson - When the television series went on summer break in 1957, Nelson made his first road trip and played four state and county fairs in Ohio and Wisconsin with the Four Preps who opened and closed for him


1958

Bob Knight - He continued under Basketball Hall of Fame coach Fred Taylor at Ohio State in 1958


1962

Bob Knight - After graduation in 1962, Knight coached junior varsity basketball at Cuyahoga Falls High School in Ohio for one year

 

John Glenn - Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy suggested to Glenn and his wife in December 1962 that he should run against incumbent United States Senator Stephen M. Young of Ohio in the 1964 Democratic primary election


1965

In 1965 the United States Congress passed the Appalachian Regional Development Act, an attempt to "address the persistent poverty and growing economic despair of the Appalachian Region add something


1968

Larry Flynt - From 1968 onward, with the help of his brother Jimmy and later his girlfriend Althea Leasure, he opened Hustler Clubs in Akron, Ohio, Cleveland, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Toledo, Ohio


1970

Larry Flynt - By 1970, he ran eight strip clubs throughout Ohio in Cincinnati, Toledo, Ohio, Akron, Ohio and Cleveland


1974

John Glenn - As a member of the Democratic Party he was elected to represent Ohio in the U.S. Senate from 1974 to 1999

 

John Glenn - Metzenbaum lost the general election race to Robert Taft, Jr. In 1974, Glenn resisted Ohio governor John J. Gilligan and the Ohio Democratic party's demand that he run for Lieutenant Governor


1976

Larry Flynt - Outraged by a derogatory cartoon published in "Hustler" in 1976, Kathy Keeton, girlfriend of "Penthouse" publisher Bob Guccione, filed a libel suit against Flynt in Ohio


1977

John Demjanjuk - In August 1977, the Justice Department submitted a request to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio that Demjanjuk's citizenship be revoked on the basis that he had allegedly concealed his involvement with Nazi death camps on his immigration application in 1951


1979

Neil Armstrong - In the fall of 1979, Armstrong was working at his farm near Lebanon, Ohio


1980

In 1980, the U.S. Supreme Court held that, based on the wording of the cessation of territory by Virginia , the boundary between Ohio and Kentucky is the northern low-water mark of the river as it existed in 1792 add something


1982

The Grand Prix of Cleveland hosted CART races from 1982 to 2007 add something


1988

Elevation adjusted to North American Vertical Datum of 1988 add something

 

Ken Griffey, Jr. - In January 1988, Griffey, at the age of 18, attempted to commit suicide by swallowing 278 aspirin pills but wound up in intensive care in Providence Hospital in Mount Airy, Ohio


1989

Johnny Appleseed - Mansfield, Ohio, one of Appleseed's stops in his peregrinations, was home to Johnny Appleseed Middle School until it closed in 1989


1992

John Glenn - Clifford Krauss This 1992 re-election victory was the last time a Democrat won a statewide race in Ohio until 2006; DeWine later won Metzenbaum's seat upon his retirement


1993

John Demjanjuk - "The New York Times" After the trial, in September 1993, he returned to his home in Ohio


1994

Neil Armstrong - They were married on June 12, 1994, in Ohio, and had a second ceremony, at San Ysidro Ranch, in California


1999

Kate Mulgrew - In April 1999, Mulgrew married politician Tim Hagan, a former Ohio gubernatorial candidate and a former commissioner of Cuyahoga County, Ohio


2000

Following the 2000 census, Ohio lost one congressional district in the United States House of Representatives, which left Ohio with 18 districts, and consequently, 18 representatives add something


2002

Although few have registered as noticeable to the average resident, more than 30 earthquakes occurred in Ohio between 2002 and 2007, and more than 200 quakes with a magnitude of 2,0 or higher have occurred since 1776 add something


2003

Kim Deal - In 2003 Deal moved from East LA to her Dayton, Ohio hometown to care for her mother who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease

 

Larry Flynt - In June 2003, prosecutors in Hamilton County, Ohio, attempted to revive criminal charges of pandering obscene material against Flynt and his brother Jimmy Flynt, charging that they had violated the 1999 agreement


2005

Barbara Boxer - On January 6, 2005, Boxer joined Representative Stephanie Tubbs Jones in filing a U.S. Congressional objection to the certification of Ohio's Electoral College votes in the 2004 U.S. presidential election

 

Percentage obtained by dividing that number into that table's estimate of Ohio population as of July 1, 2005 add something


2006

John Glenn - On August 4, 2006, Glenn and his wife were injured in an automobile accident on I-270 near Columbus, Ohio, and were hospitalized for two days


2007

The state still lacks 45,000 jobs compared to the prerecession numbers of 2007 add something


2008

For 2008, 31 of Ohio's library systems were all ranked in the top ten for American cities of their population category add something

 

In the 2008 elections, Democrats gained three seats in Ohio's delegation to the House of Representatives add something

 

Les Paul - On November 15, 2008, he received the American Music Masters *award through the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at a tribute concert at the State Theater in Cleveland, Ohio


2009

Forbes ranked the state No. 8 for best regulatory environment in 2009 add something

 

Ohio was ranked No. 11 by the council for best friendly-policy states according to their Small Business Survival Index 2009 add something

 

Dave Grohl - My Hero - In August 2009 Grohl was given the key to the city of Warren, Ohio and performed the songs "Everlong", "Times Like These", and "My Hero"

 

Natalie Clifford Barney - On October 26, 2009, Barney was honored with a historical marker in her home town of Dayton, Ohio


2010

In 2010, Ohio was ranked No. 2 in the country for best business climate by Site Selection magazine, based on a business-activity database add something

 

In addition 59,881 spoke a Slavic language and 42,673 spoke another West Germanic language according to the 2010 Census add something

 

Ohio has 5 of the top 115 colleges in the nation, according to U.S. News and World Report's 2010 rankings, and was ranked No. 8 by the same magazine in 2008 for best high schools add something

 

Since 2010, the Republicans have largely controlled Ohio state politics, including a super-majority in the state's House, a majority in the state Senate, the Governorship, etc add something

 

The state lost two more seats following the 2010 Census, leaving it with 16 seats for the next three presidential elections in 2012, 2016 and 2020 add something

 

John Glenn - In 2010 Glenn received an honorary Doctorate of Public Service from Ohio Northern University


2011

The most recent earthquake in Ohio of any appreciable magnitude occurred on December 31, 2011, at 3:05pm EST add something


2012

Dave Grohl - Dave Grohl's hometown of Warren, Ohio unveiled gigantic drumsticks in 2012 to honor Dave

 

Neil Armstrong - Armstrong died in Cincinnati, Ohio, on August 25, 2012, at the age of 82, after complications from coronary artery bypass surgery

 

Bruce Springsteen - In late October 2012, despite saying he would sit this election out, Springsteen campaigned for President Obama's re-election in Ohio, Iowa, Virginia, Pittsburgh and Wisconsin where he briefly spoke to the audience and performed a short acoustic set which included a newly written song for the events titled, "Forward"


2014

As of 2014, the state Senate is 1 Republican away from a super-majority add something

 

Larry Flynt - His daughter Lisa Flynt died in a car crash in Ohio in October 2014 at the age of 47


2015

With about 70,000 people in 2015 Ohio had the second largest Amish population of all states of the US add something


2016

John Glenn - On June 28, 2016, the Columbus, Ohio airport was officially renamed the John Glenn Columbus International Airport

 

John Glenn - On December 7, 2016, a spokesman for The Ohio State University announced that Glenn was hospitalized at the James Cancer Hospital at The Ohio State University, having been admitted "more than a week" before

 

John Glenn - Glenn died December 8, 2016 at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio