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Can you name the holder of the given office at the given event?

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EventPersonOffice
Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinationAmerican president
Start of the Korean WarChairman of the Chinese People's Republic
Wright brothers flightAmerican president
Start of the American Civil WarBritish monarch
Burning of the ReichstagGerman chancellor
Start of the Spanish-American WarAmerican president
D-Day landings in FranceBritish prime minister
Hurricane Andrew hits MiamiAmerican president
Operation Desert StormCanadian prime minister
Suez crisisBritish prime minister
Start of World War IIBritish monarch
Handover of Hong Kong to ChinaChinese president
Pearl Harbor attacksAmerican president
Start of World War IIBritish prime minister
Start of World War IAmerican president
Sinking of the General BelgranoArgentine president
USA boycotts the Moscow Summer OlympicsSoviet leader
Abolition of apartheid in South AfricaSouth African state president
9/11 attacksBritish prime minister
American embassy in Tehran is occupiedAmerican president
Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary scale EverestBritish monarch
U.S. Declaration of Independence is adoptedBritish prime minister
Lady Diana Spencer dies in Paris car crashFrench president

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