Alcoholic Anonymous is organized in New York City

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Historical Context Note

Alcoholic Anonymous (AA) was founded in 1935 by Bill Wilson (26th November, 1895 - 24th January, 1971), and Dr. Bob Smith (8th August, 1879 - 16th November, 1950) in Akron, Ohio.

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