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June 21, 1754 King George II approves a seal for Georgia
June 21, 1773 William Bartram leaves Wrightsboro, heading north to the Tugaloo River
  William Bartram
June 21, 1839 Augustin Smith Clayton dies, Athens, Georgia
  Augustin Smith Clayton
June 21, 1915 Leo Frank is transferred from the Fulton County prison to the State Penitentiary at Milledgeville
  Leo Frank and the murder of Mary Phagan
  Fulton County, Georgia
June 21, 1915 Governor John Slaton commutes Leo Frank's death sentence to a lifetime prison sentence.
  Leo Frank and the murder of Mary Phagan
June 21, 1947 Inaugural run of "Man o' War" rail service between Columbus and Atlanta on the Central of Georgia Railway
  Columbus, Georgia
June 21, 1962 Dean Rusk visits West Berlin, meets with Mayor Willie Brandt to discuss the Berlin Crises
  Dean Rusk
June 21, 1971 In Jenness v. Fortson the Supreme Court upholds Georgia's "5% Rule." The rule, passed in 1943, requires a new political party to secure signatures of registered voters equal to 5% of the voters in the previous election to secure a position on the ballot.
June 21, 1981 Wayne William is arrested, charged with the murders of Nathaniel Cater and Jimmy Payne, the last of the Atlanta Child Murders
  Atlanta Child Murders
June 21, 1982 Coca-Cola buys Columbia Pictures from CBS
  Coca-Cola
June 21, 2005 Sandy Springs votes to become a city in Fulton County. It is Georgia's 7th largest city.
  Fulton County, Georgia
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