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How did Ulysses grants name get changed name get changed?


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2009-08-30 21:26:03
2009-08-30 21:26:03

Grant's born name was Hiram Ulysses Grant, but when he entered West Point a mistake was made, entering him as Ulysses Simpson Grant, which he just kept

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