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This Russian communist revolutionary urges socialists across Europe to revolt against the bourgeoisieVladimir Lenin
This comic actor is signed by the Mutual film company, releasing films such as The Vagabond & The FloorwalkerCharlie Chaplin
This Munich-based German automobile company is foundedBMW
Louis Brandeis is appointed to the US Supreme Court after being nominated by this President Woodrow Wilson
This future German chancellor is wounded in the thigh by an exploding shell while fighting in FranceAdolf Hitler
This future slugger pitches 13 shutout innings in the World Series, as the Red Sox defeat the Brooklyn RobinsBabe Ruth
This fighter pilot, considered the premier flying ace of WWI, wins his first aerial combatThe Red Baron
WWI's Battle of Jutland, between British and German naval forces, takes place in this seaNorth Sea
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Margaret Sanger opens America's first birth control clinic in this New York boroughBrooklyn
This huge WWI battle, named after a French river, begins in summer and lasts through NovemberBattle of the Somme
The Easter Rising marks the beginning of the revolutionary period of this countryIreland
This man, namesake of a major college football award, coaches Georgia Tech to an incredible 222-0 victoryJohn Heisman
Belgian forces take over Kigali, then part of German East Africa, but now this country's capitalRwanda
This battle, the longest in WWI, begins on the Western Front between the German & French armiesBattle of Verdun
This politician replaces H.H. Asquith as British Prime MinisterDavid Lloyd George

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