History Quiz / 20th Century: '30s or '40s?

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Can you identify the correct decade for these 20th century events? For 1930s enter 3, and for 1940s enter 4.

Quiz Updated Jun 13, 2017

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Event(3)0s or (4)0s
Attack on Pearl Harbor
Nuremberg Trials began
'King Kong' movie released
'Slinky' toy invented
Adolf Hitler became chancellor of Germany
Kon-Tiki expedition across the Pacific Ocean
'It's a Wonderful Life' movie released
German airship 'Hindenburg' disaster
Golden Gate Bridge opened
'Fantasia' movie released by Disney
Nazis revoke German citizenship for all Jews
Saint-Exupéry published 'The Little Prince'
Orson Welles aired 'War of the Worlds' on CBS
Glenn Miller disappeared over the English Channel
Indian Independence Act
Event(3)0s or (4)0s
J.R.R. Tolkien published 'The Hobbit'
Astrid Lindgren published 'Pippi Longstocking'
Frank Sinatra recorded his first album
Franklin D. Roosevelt elected for the first time
Jesse Owens won four Olympic gold medals
Iceland ended Union with Denmark; became a republic
John Steinbeck published 'The Grapes of Wrath'
Yalta Conference
Al Capone found guilty of tax evasion
Alcatraz Prison opened in San Francisco
Gene Autry released 'Blueberry Hill'
'Mickey Mouse' appeared in his first color animation
'Mutiny on the Bounty' movie released
Louis Réard introduced the modern bikini
Judy Garland performed 'Over the Rainbow'

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