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The first civilian prisoners arrive at the US Federal prison on ______ Island.
1934
Alcatraz
94.2%
McNeil
0.7%
Robben
2.1%
Attica
1.3%
NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in this country, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its history.
2003
Afghanistan
81.8%
Nepal
3.1%
South Africa
6.5%
Venezuela
5%
This man becomes the first baseball player to hit 500 home runs in a career following a home run at League Park in Cleveland, Ohio.
1929
Babe Ruth
78.8%
Ty Cobb
7.1%
Lou Gehrig
5.8%
Joe DiMaggio
7.2%
The last United States ground combat unit leaves South ______.
1972
Vietnam
73.5%
Korea
22.2%
China
0.6%
Japan
0.5%
This American computer scientist and programmer, who co-founded Apple Inc., is born.
1950
Steve Wozniak
70.1%
Tim Cook
7.1%
Bill Gates
15%
Paul Allen
5.7%
A peace treaty between Latvia and this nation is signed, which ends the Latvian War of Independence.
1920
Soviet Union
58.6%
Ottoman Empire
5.3%
Estonia
28.2%
Finland
7.8%
Following allegations of police brutality after the roadside arrest of an African-American man, riots begin in this area of Los Angeles, California.
1965
Watts
50.8%
Inglewood
17.7%
West Hollywood
8.4%
East Los Angeles
20.4%

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