July 4th Fun Facts: 7 Things You Didn't Know

From Liberty Bell myths to political rivalries and how the Declaration of Independence could've sounded very different, here are 7 things you should know before celebrating July 4th. 

When you think of July 4th, you may think of fireworks, flags, hot dogs and cookouts, but the reason behind all of the fun is so much more important. July 4th, 1776, marks the day America declared its independence from Britain, and while we're pretty familiar with the role the founding fathers played in those early days, there may be a few facts you don't know. From Liberty Bell myths and political rivalries to how the Declaration of Independence could've been a very different document, here are 7 things you didn't know about July 4th. 

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