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Can you guess which US state was admitted at the same time as the listed current events?

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Johns Hopkins University is founded, Queen Victoria takes the title Empress of India, Serbia declares war on the Ottoman Empire1876
Chile forms its First National Junta, Beethoven composes piano piece Für Elise, the First Oktoberfest in Germany1818
Selim III succeeds Abdul Hamid I as Ottoman Sultan, Tennis Court Oath is made in Versailles1789
Napoleon authorizes the usage of Mesures usuelles, the basis of the metric system; Prussia and France sign the Treaty of Paris 1812
Charles Darwin climbs Green Hill on Ascension Island, The Battle of the Alamo ends1836
The Treaty of Jassy ends Russia's war with the Ottoman Empire over Crimea, Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor, the last emperor, takes office1792
Queen Victoria signs the British North America Act, creating the Dominion of Canada, Fenian Rising in Ireland, Yellow fever kills 3,093 in New Orleans1867
Simón Bolívar proclaims the Republic of Gran Colombia, Thomas Jefferson founds the University of Virginia, Queen Victoria is born1819
Guayaquil declares independence from Spain, King William I of Württemberg marries his cousin, Pauline Therese, in Stuttgart1820
Current Events StateDate
Malaysia voted in favor of the expulsion of Singapore, Sonny & Cher release I Got You Babe 1965
The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin is finished, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart dies at age 351791
Napoleon's troops take Milan, Edward Jenner administers the first smallpox vaccination, in England1796
Mozart's opera Così fan tutte premiered in Vienna, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor starts to rule1790
The city of Chicago is incorporated, The Dutch sack the fortress of Bonjol, ending the Padri War1837
Aargau becomes a Swiss canton, The US Senate ratifies the Louisiana Purchase1803
Argentina declares independence from Spain, René Laennec invents the stethoscope, University of Warsaw established1816
The first fish and chips shop opens in London, Battle of Spotsylvania Court House1864
Peru declares independence from Spain, Amherst College is founded in Massachusetts, Alexander Island, in Antarctica, is discovered by Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen1821

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