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The clock tower at the Houses of Parliament in London, which houses Big ______, starts keeping time.
1859
Ben
98.3%
Boy
0.4%
Bell
0.8%
Bull
0.4%
This American actor and director, who played anti-hero cop Harry Callahan in the ‘Dirty Harry’ film series, is born.
1930
Clint Eastwood
90.9%
Morgan Freeman
1.3%
Gene Hackman
2.3%
Robert Redford
2.6%
Gilmore's Garden in New York City is renamed this, and is opened to the public.
1879
Madison Square Garden
83.5%
Highland Botanical Park
12.6%
Barclays Center
1%
Island Garden
1.7%
In accordance with the Uniform ______ Holiday Act passed by the US Congress in 1968, observation of Memorial Day occurs on the last ______ in May for the first time.
1971
Monday
73.8%
Friday
6.8%
Sunday
13%
Saturday
2.4%
On this island nation in the Indian Ocean, the Jaffna library is burned down, a violent example of ethnic biblioclasm.
1981
Sri Lanka
68.4%
Madagascar
16%
New Zealand
5.6%
Cabo Verde
5.6%
The Treaty of Vereeniging ends the Second Boer War, and ensures ______ control of South Africa.
1902
British
56.9%
French
5.6%
American
1.3%
Dutch
34.1%
Imperial Japanese Navy submarines begin a series of attacks on this major Oceania city.
1942
Sydney
38.5%
Wellington
11.6%
Port Moresby
30.1%
Perth
16.3%

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