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Trivia and facts about Detroit, Michigan by month.

July

1 - 1881 - First city dog pound established.

2 - 1831 Alexis de Tocqueville visit Detroit for three days.

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4 - 1867 The cornerstone was laid for the Soldiers' Monument in East Grand Circus Park.

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10 - Woodrow Wilson in a speech in Detroit said: If you want to make enemies, try to change something.

11 - 1796 The U.S. flag was first raised over Detroit.

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13 - 1787 Northwest Ordinance adopted.

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15 - 1796 Wayne County established.

16 - 1857 First telegraph cable laid across the Detroit River.

17 - 1924 Dodge Motor Company incorporated.

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22 - 1908 Fisher Body Company incorporated.

23 - 1967 Major racial civil disturbance began in Detroit.

24 - 1701 Founding of the City of Detroit by Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac.

25 - 1932 Diego Rivera started work at the frescoes at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

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30 - 1875 Jimmy Hoffa disappeared.

31 - 1763 Pontaic's forces defeated the British at the Battle of Bloody Run.

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