History Quiz / Before or After: D-Day

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Did the following events occur before (B) or after (A) D-Day (June 6, 1944)?

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Historical event(B)efore or (A)fter
NASCAR is incorporated
The Jefferson Memorial is officially dedicated
Trygve Lie of Norway is selected as the first U.N. Secretary-General
John Steinbeck's novel 'The Grapes of Wrath' is published
Hattie McDaniel becomes the first African-American woman to win an Academy Award
LaGuardia Airport in New York City opens for business
Chuck Norris is born
'Casablanca' wins Best Picture at the Academy Awards
'I Love Lucy' premieres on CBS
Lou Gehrig takes himself out of the New York Yankees lineup, ending his consecutive games played streak at 2,130
Playwright Tennessee Williams receives the Pulitzer Prize for his play 'A Streetcar Named Desire'
Packard becomes the first automobile company to offer air conditioning in its cars
American bandleader Glenn Miller goes missing and is presumed dead
The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is formed
The policy of apartheid begins in South Africa
Amelia Earhart disappears over the Pacific Ocean
The U.S. drops the atomic bomb nicknamed 'Little Boy' over Hiroshima, Japan
Edward VIII abdicates the English throne to marry American socialite Wallis Simpson
The Hindenburg disaster occurs
Meryl Streep is born
Franklin D. Roosevelt dies
Tokyo Telecommunications Engineering, later renamed Sony, is founded
Singer Bing Crosby first records 'White Christmas' for distribution
Mr. Potato Head is invented
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