ΤΟ ΙΣΤΟΛΟΓΙΟ ΜΑΣ ΞΕΠΕΡΑΣΕ ΜΕΧΡΙ ΣΗΜΕΡΑ ΤΙΣ 1.000.000 ΕΠΙΣΚΕΨΕΙΣ.
Saturday, January 5, 2019
VIDEO: A new U.S. Congress opened in Washington Thursday with a historic class of new legislators, many without political experience. The new class has set some records, including the most women elected to Congress, the first Native American and Muslim women and the first U.S. Army Green Beret. Voice of America is following the challenges these lawmakers will face in their first year .
ON THIS DAY IN AMERICAN HISTORY
On January 4, 1896, Utah becomes the 45th state of the United States. Starting in 1847, Mormons fleeing persecution back east began to settle what would later become Utah. Today, more than 60 percent of the state’s population is Mormon. Utah is the 13th largest state by area, the 31st most-populous, and the 10th least densely populated of the 50 states. Utah has a population of more than 3 million.