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What was the 50th state added to the USA?


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September 17, 2014 7:48PM

Hawaii became the 50th state in the United States of America on August 21st, 1959. Hawaii is the only state in the United States that is entirely composed of islands. Hawaii is the 8th smallest, 11th least populated, but 13th most densely populated state.