History Quiz / Events and Milestones of 2014

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Can you name the events and milestones of 2014?

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In 2014 this company became the first company ever to reach $700 Billion (USD) in market capitalization
Austria won the Eurovision Song Contest, the winning song was the record 15th consecutive in this language
The 25th anniversary of this longest running sitcom in US History on December 27th
Any one of three nations to celebrate 50 years as a member of the United Nations
The 50th anniversary of this band's February 7th U.S. arrival and subsequent Ed Sullivan show appearances
This U.S. Congressman from Michigan announced his retirement ending the longest continuous tenure in history
German Martin Schulz was re-elected as President of this organization
The 100th edition of this oldest college football bowl game was played
The 200th anniversary of this Fort's defense against the British Navy recounted in the 'Star Spangled Banner'
The United States announced they were restoring relations with this nation for the first time since 1961
The team representing this country became the first European team to win a FIFA World Cup in the Americas
The 300th anniversary of this Royal House that ruled Great Britain and the UK until 1901
On Novemeber 9th celebrations were held in Germany to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of this East-West divider
A 4.4 billion-year-old Crystal is discovered to be the oldest known fragment from this outermost layer of the Earth
57 people were killed after Mount Ontake erupts in this country
In 2014 Time magazine named this first fast food chain's slider as the most influential burger of all time
The 150th anniversary of statehood for this US State on October 31
The 100th anniversary of the assassination of this world leader on June 28
This flagship of Christopher Columbus is discovered north off the coast of Haiti
This European nation becomes the first country in the world to legalise euthanasia for terminally ill patients of any age

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