jun 13, 1789 - ratification of the articles
The first state to ratify was Delaware, on December 7, 1787, by a unanimous vote, 30 - 0. The featured document is an endorsed ratification of the federal Constitution by the Delaware convention. ... When a bill of rights was proposed in Congress in 1789, North Carolina ratified the Constitution.
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