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    Native History: Chief Pontiac Murdered in Cahokia

    This Date in Native History: On April 20, 1769, Ottawa war chief Pontiac was murdered in Cahokia, Illinois.
    One of the most famous war chiefs, Pontiac united 18 tribes and inspired them to take action against the British invasion in the entire Great Lakes region. Through Pontiac’s leadership, several British forts were overcome and suffered substantial losses.


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      Cahokia Mounds is a pretty awesome place.
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