Georgetown University is Founded

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The first Catholic University is founded in Georgetown, Maryland, as Georgetown University. The creation of Georgetown University occurs under the direction of John Carroll, a Jesuit priest appointed by Pope Pius VI as the head of the Catholic Church in America.


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