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August 11, 1736 Unhappy over an incident with James Oglethorpe, Charles Wesley leaves for England.
  Charles Wesley
  The Wesleys in Georgia
August 11, 1739 Creek Indians greet General Oglethorpe at a "great council"
  James Oglethorpe
August 11, 1848 Georgia is split into two judicial districts, Northern and Southern
August 11, 1864 Prisoner population at Andersonville reaches 33,000, deaths occasionally reach 100 per day.
  Camp Sumter, Andersonville, Georgia
August 11, 1914 Last game is play at South End Grounds, Boston, first home of Atlanta Braves
  Boston Braves, Milwaukee Braves, Atlanta Braves
August 11, 1914 Evans County created
  Creation of Georgia Counties
  Evans County, Georgia
August 11, 1923 Camden County seat moved from St. Marys to Woodbine
  Camden County, Georgia
August 11, 1938 President Franklin Delano Roosevelt visits Barnesville
  Franklin Delano Roosevelt
August 11, 1938 President Roosevelt speaks at the University of Georgia commencement
  University of Georgia, Athens (UGA)
  Franklin Delano Roosevelt
August 11, 1949 After enjoying drinks at the Atlanta Women's Club Margaret Mitchell and her husband John Marsh cross Peachtree Street at 13th Street to a movie theater showing "Canterbury Tales." She is hit by a speeding taxi whose driver is drunk.
  Margaret Mitchell
  Atlanta, Georgia (1900-2000)
August 11, 1953 Terry Gene Bollea ("Hulk Hogan") born, Augusta
  City of Augusta, Georgia
August 11, 1962 Sheila, Tommy Roe's first charted single, goes to #1 for two weeks
  Tommy Roe
August 11, 2009 Kristi Cornwell is reported missing to Blairsville, Georgia police
  Union County, Georgia
  Kristi Cornwell
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