Which event came first? #3

Select the event that happened first for each period of history (or future) listed.
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Last updated: April 20, 2019
First submittedApril 20, 2019
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1. 2010s.
Pope Benedict XVI resigns.
Roger Federer wins his 7th Wimbledon title.
Muammar Gaddafi is killed by the National Liberation Army of Libya.
Nelson Mandela passes away.
2. 2000s
Suicide bombers strike London, killing 56 people.
Pluto is reclassified as a dwarf planet.
Former U.S. president Ronald Reagan dies at the age of 93.
The film 'Avatar' is released.
3. 1990s
The first episode of the sitcom 'Friends' is aired.
'Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace' is released.
Princess Diana dies in a car accident.
Google is founded.
4. 1980s
British scientist Tim Berners-Lee proposes the World Wide Web.
Argentina wins the FIFA world cup.
The arcade game 'Pac-Man' is released.
'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial' is released.
5. 1970s
The mobile phone is invented.
The US celebrates the Bicentennial, marking 200 years as a nation.
The Beatles break up.
Saddam Hussein becomes president of Iraq.
6. 1960s
The British comedy film 'The Italian Job' is released.
Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated.
The 'Bay of Pigs' invasion.
England wins the FIFA world cup.
7. 1920-1959
King George VI of Great Britain accedes to the throne.
Benito Mussolini gains dictatorial powers in Italy.
Adolf Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany.
NATO is created.
8. 1900-1920
The Treaty of Versailles is signed.
The Republic of China is established.
David Lloyd George becomes Prime Minister of the UK.
The Weimar Republic is established in Germany.
9. 1850-1900
Wilhelm Röntgen identifies x-rays
The First Boer War begins.
The unification of Germany.
Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria, dies.
10. 1800-1850
The 'Communist Manifesto' is published.
The California Gold Rush begins.
Jane Austen publishes Pride and Prejudice.
Napoleon Bonaparte dies on the island of Saint Helena.
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