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Can you name the events which occurred in the month of Sporcle's creation (July 2007)?

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This country celebrates its anniversary, 140 years after the British North America Act.1st
1.5 tonnes of cocaine are found off the coast of this Western-European country.2nd
This former President of Liberia appears on trial at The Hague for military atrocities.3rd
The IOC elects this Russian city to host the 2014 Winter Olympics.4th
Inflation rises above 10,000% in this African country.5th
Government documents show the support of this former French President for the Rwandan Genocide.6th
This benefit concert kicks off in 8 different nations across the world.7th
While celebrating its Independence Day, this South American country's capital sees snow for the first time in 89 years.9th
The brother-in-law of this NASCAR chief is killed in an air crash at Orlando Sanford Airport.10th
This US state carries out its first execution in 60 years, on murderer Elijah Page.11th
This political figure finally accepts the possibility that the name of a CIA agent may have been leaked. 12th
10 Sri Lankan soldiers die fighting this separatist organisation.14th
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Shimon Peres is sworn in as President of this country.15th
The Yongbyon nuclear reactor is shut down in this Asian country. 16th
It is confirmed that this natural disaster separated Britain from mainland Europe over 200,000 years ago. 18th
21 members of this nation’s Under-20 World Cup team are arrested in Toronto, following their match against Argentina.20th
The final volume of this popular literary series is released worldwide, selling over 11 million copies in the first 24 hours. 21st
This building becomes the tallest in the world, overtaking Taipei 101.22nd
This comedian is announced as the new host of The Price is Right.23rd
A number of 7-Eleven stores are transformed to promote the long-awaited release of this animated film.27th
Alberto Contador of Spain wins this annual sporting event.29th
The death toll from floods in this oriental nation reaches 700. 30th
The Australian Synchrotron officially opens in this city31st

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