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During Queen Elizabeth II's Reign Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Sep 9, 2015

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John F Kennedy is killed in Dallas
89.7%
Martin Luther King Jr tells the world: 'I have a dream'
88.4%
The Beatles enjoy their first number one hit
87.5%
Cassius Clay - aka Muhammad Ali - becomes heavyweight champion
86.2%
World teeters on brink of nuclear war during Cuban Missile Crisis
85.4%
The BBC switches from black and white to color broadcasts
83.9%
Buddy Holly dies in a plane crash
78.5%
Silent movie star Charlie Chaplin dies
76.8%
Laika becomes first animal to orbit Earth
76.7%
Winston Churchill ends his second stint as UK Prime Minister
72.8%
Hawaii and Alaska become the 49th and 50th American states
72.5%
Elvis Presley releases his debut single
71.8%
Britain abolishes the death penalty
71.6%
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Seven Man Utd players die in Munich Air Disaster
71.5%
Britain loses face - and territory - during the Suez Crisis
71.1%
The Berlin Wall is built
71%
UK soap 'Coronation Street' is first broadcast
70%
Switzerland wins the first Eurovision Song Contest
67.7%
Green Bay Packers win the first Super Bowl
66.1%
Edmund Hillary reaches the summit of Mount Everest
63.4%
The US is terrorized by serial killer Albert DeSalvo (The Boston Strangler)
60.4%
Roger Bannister runs first sub-four-minute mile
60.3%
The Treaty of Rome establishes a European community
55.8%
Ian Fleming pens the first James Bond book
49.3%
UK jury determines that DH Lawrence's 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' can be published
47.2%

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