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Which Year? (1970s) Quiz Stats

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Richard Nixon resigns as the president of the United States. 1974
80.8%
1971
6.1%
1977
7.7%
1979
2.1%
Elvis Presley dies at age 42. 1977
78.2%
1971
4.3%
1974
8.2%
1979
5.9%
Jimmy Carter is elected president of the United States. 1976
77.9%
1970
2.8%
1972
5.8%
1974
10.1%
The Summer Olympics are held in Munich, Germany. 1972
76.9%
1970
2.9%
1974
6%
1976
10.8%
Richard Nixon visits China. 1972
66.4%
1970
14.7%
1974
11.8%
1976
3.9%
The Soviet-Afghan War begins. 1979
65.6%
1971
7.5%
1974
10.9%
1976
12.4%
The Vietnam War ends with the fall of Saigon. 1975
63.5%
1971
6%
1973
19.4%
1977
7.8%
Margaret Thatcher becomes prime minister of the United Kingdom. 1979
63.3%
1973
6.9%
1975
9.3%
1977
17.1%
The Shah is overthrown in Iran. 1979
62.8%
1972
5.6%
1975
10.4%
1977
17.6%
'The Godfather' is released. 1972
62.8%
1970
8.7%
1974
15.9%
1976
9.4%
Four students are killed at Kent State University in Ohio. 1970
60.5%
1973
19.6%
1976
11.9%
1979
4.5%
The year of the three popes (Paul VI, John Paul I, John Paul II). 1978
60%
1971
7.2%
1974
12.8%
1976
16.4%
The Yom Kippur War occurs. 1973
59.9%
1970
15.7%
1976
15.6%
1979
5.3%
The Apollo 13 mission is launched. 1970
57.6%
1973
26.7%
1976
8.4%
1979
4.1%
Francisco Franco dies after 39 years in power in Spain. 1975
54.3%
1970
9%
1972
14.7%
1978
18.6%
Over 900 people die in a cult murder-suicide in Jonestown, Guyana. 1978
50.9%
1972
9%
1974
16.1%
1976
20.1%
The last person walks on the moon. 1972
47%
1970
9.9%
1975
22.8%
1978
16.9%
Chile's president, Salvador Allende, is overthrown and killed. 1973
46.9%
1970
12.2%
1976
24.5%
1979
12.7%
Apple Inc. is founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Ronald Wayne. 1976
36.2%
1971
8.8%
1974
15.5%
1978
35.9%
South African activist Steve Biko is killed. 1977
36.1%
1971
15.1%
1973
19.9%
1975
25.2%

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