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 What person was on the first U.S. postage stamp?

Answer Two "first" postage stamps were issued at the same time, each with the likeness of a person. Benjamin Franklin was pictured on the 5-cent stamp, and George Washington graced the 10-cent stamp. The ... Read More »
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What person was on the first United States postage stamp?

Two of our founding fathers were featured simultaneously on the first U.S. postage stamps. George Washington was featured on the 10-cent stamp, while Benjamin Franklin was showcased on the 5-cent s... Read More »
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Who was the first person printed on a postage stamp?

According to Stamps.org, Queen Victoria was the first person printed on a postage stamp. The stamp was issued in England in 1840. The first person on a U.S. stamp was George Washington. His stamp w... Read More »
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What was the world's first postage stamp?

The world's first adhesive postage stamp was the Penny Black of Great Britain and Ireland. Bearing a portrait of Queen Victoria, it was issued on May 1, 1840, coming into official service five days... Read More »
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What was the first song to be on a U.S. postage stamp?

The first song that was the subject of a U.S. postage stamp was "The Stars and Stripes Forever," which was featured on the 32-cent stamp issued in 1997. The only other song to be the subject of a s... Read More »
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