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In a nationwide television address, this politician publicly announces his resignation.
1974
Richard Nixon
95%
Spiro Agnew
1%
Nelson Rockefeller
0.7%
Gerald Ford
1.7%
The London Charter is signed by the Allies, establishing the laws and procedures by which the ______ trials are to be conducted.
1945
Nuremberg
94.3%
Augsburg
1.5%
Stuttgart
2%
Dortmund
1%
At a zebra crossing in London, photographer Iain Macmillan takes the iconic photo that becomes the cover image of this album by The Beatles.
1969
Abbey Road
92.9%
Revolver
1.5%
Rubber Soul
1.3%
Yellow Submarine
2.8%
The Quit India Movement is launched in India against ______ rule in response to Mohandas Gandhi's call for complete independence.
1942
British
92.5%
French
3.2%
Chinese
2.1%
Iranian
1.5%
Facing skepticism from European press, this man makes his first public flight at a racecourse in Le Mans, France.
1908
Wilbur Wright
88.4%
Elmer Wright
3.9%
Steven Wright
4.2%
Homer Wright
3.2%
This Swiss tennis player, winner of a record 19 Grand Slam singles titles, is born.
1981
Roger Federer
81.9%
Rafael Nadal
10%
Novak Djokovic
4.4%
Gaƫl Monfils
1.9%
The first recorded ascent of this mountain, the highest in the Alps, is made by Jacques Balmat and Dr. Michel-Gabriel Paccard.
1786
Mont Blanc
46.4%
Matterhorn
49.6%
Grossglockner
1.2%
Jungfrau
2.7%

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