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VE (Victory in Europe) Day

May 8

anniversary of the Allies' victory in Europe during World War II on May 8, 1945

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John Lott – Born

May 8

John Lott - Born May 8, 1958 2A Activist - Researcher founded the Crime Prevention Research Center

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U.S. Post Office established permanently (1794)

May 8

U.S. postal system established in 1775 Benjamin Franklin as its first postmaster general June 1788 Postal Clause    Post Office Article I, Section 8, Clause 7 of the United States Constitution, empowers Congress "To establish Post Offices and Post Roads". - Ma roads September 26, 1789 - Washington appointed … Continue reading

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Pima Air Space Museum opens to public (1976)

May 8

Opened to the public in May 8, 1976 September 11, 1968 -320 acres of BLM Land given to Pima County for the museum for $800 March 22, 1969 – Republic of India retired the last operational Consolidated B-24 Liberator and gave … Continue reading

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