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Can you identify the correct year for each of these 20th century events?
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Quiz by Berney
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Last updated: April 23, 2024
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First submittedApril 23, 2024
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The first Space Shuttle, Columbia, is launched
156 years of British rule in Hong Kong comes to an end
Queen Elizabeth II becomes the UK's monarch
Pablo Picasso paints 'Guernica'
Marconi sends the first radio transmission from the USA to Britain
'Casablanca', starring Humphrey Bogart, is released
The Beatles play live at New York's Shea Stadium
Construction of the Sydney Opera House is completed
Mao Zedong becomes leader of the Chinese Communist Party
Howard Carter discovers the tomb of Tutankhamun
Albert Einstein dies
Indira Gandhi's third term as Prime Minister of India finishes
Alcock and Brown make the first non-stop transatlantic flight
Pan Am Flight 103 crashes on Lockerbie in Scotland
Hirohito is born, the 124th Emperor of Japan
The first human-to-human heart transplant takes place
The Wall Street Crash occurs and the Great Depression begins
Woodrow Wilson is elected as President of the USA
Nelson Mandela is released from prison after 27 years
The Battle of Britain is fought over the skies of England
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1919
1922
1929
1935
1937
1940
1942
1952
1955
1965
1967
1973
1977
1981
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1997
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Level 84
Apr 23, 2024
Fun quiz! I kept retrying it to get 20/20.