Geography Quiz / January 20

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In 1265, the first English [blank] to include not only Lords but also representatives of the major towns holds its first meeting in the Palace of Westminster.
In 1783, the Kingdom of Great Britain signs a peace treaty with France and Spain, officially ending hostilities in the American [blank] War.
In 1887, the United States Senate allows the Navy to lease [blank] as a naval base.
In 1929, In Old Arizona, the first full-length talking motion picture filmed [blank], is released.
In 1981, twenty minutes after [blank] was inaugurated, Iran releases 52 American hostages.
In 1986, in the United States, [blank] Day is celebrated as a federal holiday for the first time.
In 1990, the Red Army crackdown on civil protests in Baku, [blank] during the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
In 1991, Sudan's government imposes [blank] law nationwide, worsening the civil war between the country's Muslim north and Christian south.
In 2007, four-man Team N2i, using only skis and kites, completes a 1,093-mile (1,759 km) trek to reach the [blank] pole of inaccessibility
In 1798, Anson Jones was born. He was the 5th President of [blank].
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In 1894, Harold Gray was born. He was an American cartoonist who created Little Orphan [blank].
In 1930, American astronaut [blank] was born.
In 1972, Nikki Haley was born. She is Trump's nominee for Ambassador to the [blank].
In 1991, Jolyon Palmer was born. He scored [blank] point(s) in the 2016 Formula One season.
In 820, Abū ʿAbdullāh Muhammad ibn Idrīs al-Shāfiʿī died. He was a Islamic scholar and jurist from [blank].
In 1993, British actress Audrey [blank] died.
In 2016, Mykolas Burokevičius died. He was a Communist leader in [blank].
January 20 is the Christian feast day of Saint Manchán mac Silláin. He was from [blank].
January 20 is Armed Forces Day in [blank].
January 20 is Inauguration Day in the United States. In Designated Survivor, President [blank] might've been shot on inauguration day.

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