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Can you name the year of each of these actual newspaper headlines (20th century only)?

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Clinton, at U.N., Signs Treaty Banning All Nuclear Testing
Chernenko is Dead in Moscow at 73; Gorbachev Succeeds Him
Lindbergh Does It!
Scopes Guilty, Fined $100
Government Clears the Way for Quantity Production of Salk Preventive
Reds’ Night Game Draws 25,000 Fans; First Under Lights in Major Leagues
Dewey Defeats Truman
The Shuttle Explodes
Death Captures Crown of Rock and Roll
Unknowns of World War II and Korea Are Enshrined
White Star Liner Strikes Iceberg on Maiden Trip
President Roosevelt Greets Free Cuba
President Starts Recovery Program
Drastic Measures Everywhere to Curb Flu
Lenin Dies of Cerebral Hemorrhage; Moscow Throngs Overcome With Grief
Clinton Emphatically Denies an Affair With Ex-Intern
High Court Bans School Segregation; 9-to-0 Decision Grants Time to Comply
Standard Oil Company Must Dissolve in 6 Months
Assassin Kills Kennedy: Lyndon Johnson Sworn In
Fatal Fall of Wright Airship; Lieut. Selfridge Killed and Orville Wright Hurt
Paris Falls: City Quiet as Nazis Enter
At Least 31 Are Dead, Scores Are Missing After Bomb Attack in Oklahoma City
Kennedy and Nixon Clash in TV Debate
President Shot at Buffalo Fair
Electronic Computer Flashes Answers, May Speed Engineering
Dillinger Slain in Chicago; Shot Dead by Federal Men in Front of Movie Theatre
Italians Guilty in Murder;Jury to Deal With Them as if They Were Americans
Taft Impressed Audience; Breaking of Tradition Added to the Inauguration
Wilson Asks for War Action
President Leaves on Trip to China
Hoover Odds 5 to 1 on Eve of Election
Malcolm Knew He Was a 'Marked Man'
Nixon Resigns
Inventors of North Carolina Box Kite Machine Want Government to Purchase It
Harry Houdini Dies After Operations: Loses Fight For Life in Detroit Hospital
High Court Puts New Curb On Powers of the Police to Interrogate Suspects
Dentist, Close to Death, Receives First Permanent Artificial Heart
Truce Is Signed, Ending the Fighting In Korea
China Resumes Control of Hong Kong, Concluding 156 Years of British Rule
Atom Spy Couple Sentenced to Die
Violence Erupts After Assassination of King
Ferraro is Chosen by Mondale as Running Mate, First Woman on Major Ticket
Stalingrad Halts Hard Nazi Attacks; Red Army Takes Strong Points from Germans
Largest U.S. Tanker Spill Spews 270,000 Barrels of Oil off Alaska
Galveston in Ruins: Estimates of Dead in Thousands
Budapest Protest Grew Into War; Battle for Hungary Remains in Doubt
Democrats Assert Reagan is Using ‘Star Wars’ Scare to Hide Blunders
Teheran Students Seize U.S Embassy and Hold Hostages
Suffrage Amendment is Ratified
2 Students in Colorado School Said to Gun Down as Many as 23
Capone Convicted of Dodging Taxes; May Get 17 Years
Jackson Wins Easily in Michigan in Surprising Setback to Dukakis
US is Voted Dry
Nation and Millions in City Joyously Hail Bicentennial
Work Begins on Yankee Stadium; No Ceremony to Mark First Step in Construction
Power Failure Imperils Astronauts
3 Apollo Astronauts Die in Fire
Communists Take Over Saigon
Lusitania Topedoed!
Hitler Dead
Men Walk on Moon
Scott Dies After Finding Pole
Hindenburg Burns in Lakehurst Crash
U.S. Defeats Soviet Squad in Olympic Hockey by 4-3
Opening of Service; About 10,000 Words Sent Between Nova Scotia and Ireland
Mark Twain is Dead at 74
Martial Law Declared in Sarajevo: Heir to Throne Assassinated
Landslide for Ike!
Mandela is Named President, Closing the Era of Apartheid
Dodgers Purchase Robinson, First Negro in Modern Major League Baseball
Oahu Bombed by Japanese Planes
100,000 Hail Hitler; U.S. Athletes Avoid Nazi Salute to Him
Raze Berlin Wall, Reagan Urges Soviet
4000 Ships Carry Troops to Coast of France
German Army Attacks Poland
Soviet Fires Earth Satellite into Space
Earthquake and Fire: San Francisco in Ruins
Kennedy Orders Blockade of Cuba
Two Germanys Unite After 45 Years with Jubilation and a Vow of Peace
Wall Street Lays an Egg
Martin Luther King Wins the Nobel Prize for Peace
Radio Fake Scares Nation
U.S. Forces Out of Vietnam; Hanoi Frees the Last P.O.W.
3rd Planet Found in Modern Times; Others, Uranus and Neptune
Los Angeles Policemen Acquitted In Taped Beating
4 U.S. Agents Killed in Texas Shootout with Cult
Hawaii Becomes the 50th State; New Flag Shown
Bush Halts Offensive Combat; Kuwait Freed, Iraqis Crushed
Guyana Official Reports 300 Dead At Religious Sect's Jungle Temple
President Harding Dies Suddenly
Our Subway Opens, 150,000 Try It
Russia and Japan Accept Roosevelt’s Suggestion
Amid Splendor, Charles Weds Diana
Maris Hits 61st in Final Game
Truman Orders U.S. Air, Navy Units to Fight In Aid Of Korea
Manson and 3 Women Found Guilty; State to Ask Death Penalty
North Atlantic Pact Erases Last Marks of Isolationism
Eisenhower Heads Allied Staff;Land, Air, Sea Chiefs To Serve Under Eisenhower
Lindbergh Baby Kidnapped From Home
Shark Kills 2 Bathers, Maims 1, Near New York

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