History Quiz / Historical Events: Which was first? II

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Can you correctly guess which one of each pair of historic events came first?

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Event AA or BEvent B
Discovery of DNAGreat Chicago Fire
Death of Kim Il-sungKiribati joins the United Nations
Release of Kubrick's 'A Clockwork Orange'Expulsion of Singapore from Malaysia
Assassination of William McKinleyBirth of Deng Xiaoping
Publication of 'De revolutionibus orbium coelestium' by N. CopernicusDeath of Oda Nobunaga
Death of Shaka ZuluPremière of Beethoven's 'Symphony No. 9'
Opening of the world's first pizzeriaExecution of Maximilian I of Mexico
First aerial photography taken in ParisProclamation of the Orange Free State
Establishment of the League of Mayapan in MesoamericaCoronation of Charlemagne
Foundation of The Coca-Cola CompanyProclamation of the Republic of Liberia
Birth of Giuseppe GaribaldiDiscovery of ultraviolet radiation
First electric drip brew coffeemaker patented in GermanyENIAC is formally dedicated at the University of Pennsylvania
Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and NagasakiEstablishment of the Organization of American States
Release of Disney's 'Steamboat Willie'Birth of Audrey Hepburn
Establishment of the World Trade OrganizationDeath of Mobutu Sese Seko
Foundation of BrasíliaNorway claims Queen Maud Land
October Revolution in RussiaEaster Rising in Ireland
Launching of the Apollo 16 missionCharlie Chaplin is knighted by queen Elizabeth II
Publication of 'The Wealth of Nations' by Adam SmithBoston Tea Party
Publication of the first issue of the 'Popular Science' magazineSeparation of Panama from Colombia
Proclamation of the State of IsraelJosip Broz Tito becomes President of Yugoslavia
Discovery of the neutronLZ 129 Hindenburg disaster
Dissolution of the Union of Soviet Socialist RepublicsTransfer of sovereignty over Hong Kong from the United Kingdom to China
The term 'Dinosaur' is coinedCoronation of Pedro II of Brazil
Meiji RestorationPublication of 'Dracula' by Bram Stoker
Siege of Alesia Birth of Cleopatra VII Philopator
Publication of 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' by G. OrwellAgatha Christie's 'The Mousetrap' premiers
Death of Qin Shi HuangBattle of Marathon
Homosexuality declassified as a mental disorder by the World Health OrganizationAbolition of slavery in Oman
Death of Leonardo da VinciFoundation of Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

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