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February 15, 1773 Wright returns to Georgia and resumes duties as royal governor
  James Wright
February 15, 1780 George Wells is killed in a duel by James Jackson, Augusta, Georgia
  James Jackson
  City of Augusta, Georgia
February 15, 1796 The Yazoo Land Fraud comes to an end as James Jackson and other expunge the event from Georgia history by buring all records related to the incident on the steps of the capitol, then in Louisville, Georgia. They missed one copy, sent to George Washington.
  James Jackson
  George Washington
February 15, 1925 Atlanta mayor Walter Sims accepts the offer of Candler Field from Asa Candler
  Atlanta Municipal Airport
February 15, 1933 Assassination attempt on Franklin Delano Roosevelt in Miami, Florida
  Franklin Delano Roosevelt
February 15, 1947 Emory Burke and Homer Loomis are found guilty on various charges stemming from the activities of The Colombians, an Atlanta-based racist group
  The Colombians
February 15, 1950 Marietta Air Force Base is renamed Dobbins Air Force Base in honor of Capt. Charles Dobbins, a flyer from Marietta who was shot down in the Mediterranean Sea near Sicily in July, 1943
  Marietta, GA
February 15, 1971 A massive restructuring plan for Georgia's bureaucracy is signed into law by Jimmy Carter
  Jimmy Carter
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