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Here are some additional fun facts about 4th of July:
- While Benjamin Franklin wanted the turkey to be the national bird, he was outnumbered by John Adams and Thomas Jefferson who selected the bald eagle.
- It is estimated that 150 million hotdogs are consumed on this day.
- The first 4th of July party at the White House occurred in 1801.
- Originally, the stars on the American flag were arranged in a circle to show equality of the colonies.