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In response to German advances, Joseph Stalin issues Order No. 227, which threatened commanders who ______ without orders.
1942
Retreated
79.3%
Attacked
10.9%
Promoted Officers
1.7%
Took POWs
5.2%
The Provisional Irish ______ Army calls an end to its thirty-year-long armed campaign in Northern Ireland.
2005
Republican
77.8%
Freedom
5.6%
Defence
2.4%
Nationalist
9.7%
This former First Lady, known for her highly publicized restoration of the White House and her emphasis on arts and culture, is born.
1929
Jacqueline Kennedy
76.4%
Mamie Eisenhower
5.4%
Lady Bird Johnson
13.8%
Pat Nixon
2.9%
This US President announces his order to increase the number of United States troops in South Vietnam from 75,000 to 125,000.
1965
Lyndon B. Johnson
75.7%
Richard Nixon
12.7%
John F. Kennedy
5.4%
Gerald Ford
2.8%
President Herbert Hoover orders the United States Army to forcibly evict the ‘______ Army’ of World War I veterans, who had gathered in Washington, D.C. to demand cash-payment redemption of their service certificates.
1932
Bonus
38%
Veteran
30.5%
Soldier
5.9%
Depression
23.2%
The United States begins a 20-year occupation of this nation, which is known for being the second republic in the Americas.
1915
Haiti
37.4%
Puerto Rico
43.1%
El Salvador
10.9%
Dominica
8.5%
The remains of a prehistoric man are discovered near Kennewick in this state. Today the remains are known as the Kennewick Man.
1996
Washington
35.2%
Oregon
28.1%
Idaho
24.4%
California
8.3%

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