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DNC Night 4 Schedule: Hillary Clinton Accepts The Democratic Nomination

Virgin Islands delegate Edgar Phillips arrives at Wells Fargo Center before the start of the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday. (John Locher/AP)
Virgin Islands delegate Edgar Phillips arrives at Wells Fargo Center before the start of the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Thursday. (John Locher/AP)

The final night of the Democratic National Convention belongs to Hillary Clinton, who will formally accept her party's nomination for president this evening.

She's the first woman to ever be nominated for the White House by a major political party, and she'll be introduced by her daughter, Chelsea, to make her historic acceptance speech.

Many Senate Democratic women will also speak ahead of Clinton's speech.

Singers Carole King, Katy Perry and Sheila E. will also perform.

Here is a partial evening schedule, as provided by the DNC:

6-7 p.m. ET

  • Carole King performs
  • House Assistant Democratic Leader Jim Clyburn
  • Sen. Barbara Mikulski, Maryland
  • Sen. Patty Murray, Washington
  • Sen. Debbie Stabenow, Michigan
  • Sen. Maria Cantwell, Washington
  • Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Minnesota
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill, Missouri
  • Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire
  • Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, New York
  • Sen. Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin
  • Sen. Mazie Hirono, Hawaii
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer, California

7-9 p.m. ET

  • Rep. Joaquin Castro, Texas
  • Sheila E. performs
  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo, New York
  • House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
  • Gov. John Hickenlooper, Colorado
  • Gov. Tom Wolf, Pennsylvania
  • Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

9-10 p.m. ET

  • Actress Chloe Grace Moretz
  • Sen. Sherrod Brown, Ohio
  • Rep. Xavier Becerra, California
  • Katy Perry performs

10-11 p.m. ET

  • Chelsea Clinton
  • Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton

Correction: July 28, 2016 12:00 am — A previous version of this story misspelled Xavier Becerra's last name as Beccera.

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