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Can you name the missing words related to these historic January events?

 Plays Quiz Updated Jan 12, 2018

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1st (1999)The _____ currency is launched
2nd (1935)Bruno Hauptmann goes on trial for the kidnapping & murder of the son of Charles A. _____
3rd (1990)Manuel Antonio _____ surrenders to U.S.
4th (2010)The Burj Khalifa opens to the public in _____
5th (1933)Construction on the Golden Gate _____ begins
6th (1759)George Washington marries his wife, _____
7th (1979)Pol Pot is ousted from power in Phnom Penh, _____
8th (1877)Crazy _____ fights his last battle, but doesn't yet surrender
9th (1493)In Columbus' first written account of manatees, he mistakes them for _____
10th (1920)The League of _____ comes into existence
11th (1935)Amelia Earhart completes the first solo flight from _____ to California
12th (1966)_____ with Adam West and Burt Ward premieres on ABC TV
13th (1968)Johnny Cash performs at _____ State Prison
14th (1954)Marilyn _____ marries Joe DiMaggio
15th (2001)Popular crowd-sourced information website _____ launches
16th (1979)Shah of _____ flees into exile
17th (1893)Hawaiian Queen Liliuokalani is deposed by a committee of _____ planters
18th (1778)James Cook renames the Hawaiian Islands as 'the _____ Islands'
19th (1809)Edgar Allan _____ is born
20th (1356)Edward Balliol abdicates as King of _____
21st (1977)President Carter pardons _____ dodgers
22nd (1988)Mike _____ TKOs Larry Holmes for heavyweight boxing title
23rd (2011)_____ awards its outgoing CEO Eric Schmidt $100 million in stock
24th (41)Caligula, Emperor of _____, is killed at the Palatine Games
25th (2004)NASA's Opportunity rover lands on _____
26th (1965)_____ goes into use as official documentation language in India
27th (1984)Michael Jackson burned in a _____ ad
28th (1813)Pride and _____ is first published
29th (1959)Disney releases the animated film _____ Beauty
30th (1969)The _____ perform their last gig together, a free concert on a rooftop
31st (1606)Guy _____ is executed for his role in 'the Gunpowder Plot'

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