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EventsA or B
(A) Cameroon wins Gold medal in football (soccer) at Sydney Olympics, (B) Enron files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
(A) Jackie Robinson breaks baseball's color barrier, (B) Japan surrenders aboard USS Missouri, ending World War II
(A) Lance Armstrong is stripped of his Tour de France titles, (B) Michael Jackson is pronounced dead
(A) Affirmed wins the Triple Crown, (B) Mount St. Helens erupts
(A) Premier League is founded, (B) Nelson Mandela inaugurated as President
(A) Uruguay wins inaugural World Cup, (B) Adolf Hitler is named Chancellor of Germany
(A) First Indianapolis 500 is held, (B) Gavrilo Princip assassinates Archduke Franz Ferdinand
(A) Tom Brady wins his first Super Bowl, (B) The Euro is introduced
(A) Dr. James Naismith invents basketball, (B) Henry Ford founds Ford Motor Company
(A) Spencer Gore wins inaugural Wimbledon Championship, (B) Abraham Lincoln assassinated by John Wilkes Booth
EventsA or B
(A) U.S. Men's Hockey 'Miracle on Ice', (B) Margaret Thatcher elected Prime Minister
(A) Muhammad Ali defeats George Foreman by TKO in the 'Rumble in the Jungle', (B) North Vietnamese Army takes Saigon, effectively ending the Vietnam War
(A) The first modern Olympic games are held in Athens, (B) Thomas Edison files patent for the lightbulb
(A) Baltimore Colts defeat New York Giants in 'Greatest Game Ever Played', (B) Jonas Salk develops vaccine for Polio
(A) Tiger Woods wins his first major tournament, The Masters, (B) President Bill Clinton is impeached by the House of Representatives
(A) Johan Cruyff wins his first Ballon d'Or, (B) Apollo 11 lands on the moon
(A) Detroit Red Wings win their first Stanley Cup, (B) Mickey Mouse makes his official debut in 'Steamboat Willie'
(A) First ever night game at Wrigley Field, (B) Challenger Space Shuttle Disaster
(A) Cal Ripken Jr. begins streak of 2,632 consecutive games played, (B) Indira Gandhi is assassinated in New Delhi
(A) Cincinnati Reds are founded, (B) Eiffel Tower is constructed

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