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People AccomplishmentsPerson
Hungarian Leader who enacted political and economic reforms
Third party candidate for president who was shot in 1972
Communist leader of Poland who stepped aside and allowed a new govt to be formed
Watergate burglar who informed the court that high government officials were involved
Refused to fire the watergate special prosecutor
American support or this former leader of Iran led to the Hostage Crisis
Informed Congress of a taping system in the presidents office
Used his postion as a head of state to traffic in illegal drugs
Said that the soviets would not interfere in eastern european nations
Leader of a polish labor union which demanded reforms
Nixons campaign manager who ordered the Watergate break in
US negotiator at the Paris Peace Conference
Was forced to resign as the democratic cadidate for VP because he was treated for a mental illness
Chairman of the senate watergate committee
Islamic fundamentalist who seized control of Iranin 1979
First president to visit communist China
Communist leader of poland who opposed solidarity
Hungarian leader who allowed free election
Attempted to assasinate President Reagan
Watergate special prosecutor who was fired
President of egypt who made peace with Israel
Claimed he had executive privelage
Attorney General fired in the saturday night massacre
First woman nominated for national office by major political party
People AccomplishmentsPerson
VP forced to resign for accepting bribes and failing to pay income tax
Appointed special prosecutor after the Saturday Night Massacre
His support of terrorism led armed confrontation with the US
Managed the day to day operation of the Iran-Contra scheme
President during the Iranian hostage crisis
Reporter who established a link between the Watergate burglary and the White House
National security advisor who developed the Iran-Contra scheme
 
Prime minister of Israel who made peace with Egypt
Appointed VP by president Ford
Owner of several large savings and loans, his activities led to their failure and major scandal
First woman appointed to the supreme court
Elected president of poland after the fall of communism
Soviet leader who favored perestroika
Attempted to westernize Iran
Headed investigation of the CIA
Assistant FBI director who helped keep the media on track involving the watergate affair
Whitehouse council who turned government witness during the watergate affair
President who removed SALT II from senate consideration as a protest against soviet agression
First Islamic fundamentalist to blame the US for corrupting its culture
President who vetoed the War Powers Act
Turned over the terrorists accused of blowing up Pam Am Flight 103 to the United Nations
Federal judge who presided over the watergate cases

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