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A 1957 filibuster would illustrate growing influence of political blogs 45 years later

The key protagonist: Sen. Strom Thurmond (R-SC)

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Tennessee ratifies the 19th Amendment

The man who broke a tie: 24-year-old Harry Burn.

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Nixon resigns

With the threat of successful impeachment hanging over him, Richard Nixon announced his resignation on 08 August 1974 at 9:01 pm Eastern.