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November 16 - Kentucky adopts a resolution written by Thomas Jefferson, and becomes the first state to nullify an act of Congress (Alien and Sedition Acts).
December 13 - The Kentucky General Assembly votes to create Boone County.
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April 30 - The U.S. forms the Department of the Navy.
July 23 - Napoleon Bonaparte captures Alexandria, Egypt.