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Assassination of President John F. Kennedy
68.2%
Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima
54.5%
Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
54.5%
Princess Diana Dies in a Car Crash
54.5%
Nazi Invasion of Poland
50%
Japanese Forces Attack Pearl Harbor
50%
Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
45.5%
Abdication of Edward VIII of the United Kingdom
45.5%
German Instrument of Surrender is Signed
45.5%
Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building is Bombed in Oklahoma City
45.5%
Black Tuesday
40.9%
Atomic Bombing of Nagasaki
40.9%
Space Shuttle 'Challenger' Explodes
40.9%
Berlin Wall Falls
40.9%
The Great San Francisco Earthquake
36.4%
Commencement of Operation Barbarossa
36.4%
Hitler Commits Suicide
36.4%
Coronation of Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom
36.4%
Palestinian Terrorist Group 'Black September' slaughter Israeli Hostages at the Munich Olympics
36.4%
Explosion of the Hindenburg Airship
31.8%
Return of Vladimir Lenin to Russia
31.8%
Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi
31.8%
Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho is Released
31.8%
Argentinian Forces Invade the Falkland Islands
31.8%
Creation of the Euro Currency
31.8%
Execution of Tsar Nicholas II and Family in Yekaterinburg
27.3%
Neville Chamberlain's 'Peace for our Time' Speech
27.3%
The Birth of Dolly the Sheep
27.3%
Birth of the First Child Conceived by IVF
22.7%
Howard Carter Discovers Tutankhamun's Tomb
22.7%
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Signature of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact
22.7%
Formation of NATO
22.7%
Yuri Gagarin Launched into Space
22.7%
Star Wars is Released
22.7%
Soviet Jets Down Korean Air Lines Flight 007
22.7%
Nuclear Accident at Chernobyl Power Plant
22.7%
The Dissolution of the Soviet Union
22.7%
Margaret Thatcher Becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
18.2%
Assassination of Leon Trotsky
18.2%
Discovery of Pluto
18.2%
Cassius Clay (later Muhammad Ali) Defeats Sonny Liston to Become World Heavyweight Champion.
18.2%
Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Reach the Summit of Everest
18.2%
Rosa Parks Refuses to Surrender Her Seat on the Bus
18.2%
Fall of Saigon
18.2%
Eruption of Mount Saint Helens
18.2%
Pan Am Flight 103 Blows Up Over Lockerbie
18.2%
Saturday Night Live Premieres on NBC
13.6%
Winston Churchill's 'Iron Curtain' Speech
13.6%
First Production of Sliced Bread
13.6%
Hong Kong is Returned to China
13.6%
Ford Introduces the First Moving Assembly Line
13.6%
Completion of the Trans-Siberian Railway
13.6%
Opening of the Panama Canal
9.1%
The Golden Gate Bridge is Opened
9.1%
The DDR Holds Its First Free Elections
9.1%
German Unity Day
9.1%
Nelson Mandela Freed from Prison
9.1%
Invasion of Kuwait
9.1%
Channel Tunnel Opens
9.1%
Publication of Mein Kampf
0%

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