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wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016 The Nineteenth Amendment ( Amendment XIX) to the United S...
The Nineteenth Amendment ( Amendment XIX) to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was ratified on August 18, 1920. Until the 1910s, most states did not give women the right to vote. The amendment was the culmination of the women's suffrage movement in the United States, which fought at both state and national levels to achieve the vote. It effectively overruled Minor
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