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 Wednesday, January 01, 2014

2014 anniversary quiz
Here are 20 events celebrating an anniversary in 2014. How many can you identify?
All answers now in the comments box (and all now clickable).
a) descended Jan 1989 (25 years): unexpected use of motorway
b) began Feb 1864 (150 years): a ball by ball blow
c) began Feb 1989 (25 years): four channel Astra
d) struck Mar 1964 (50 years): northwestern nine point two
e) born Apr 1889 (125 years): the man who changed the 20th century
f) began Apr 1964 (50 years): with Hullaballoo and Custard
g) opened May 1889 (125 years): Gustav's tour
h) fought Jun 1314 (700 years): overwhelming devolution
i) began Jun 1964 (50 years): life on Robben
j) began Jul 1914 (100 years): the first bullet
k) began Aug 1714 (300 years): takeover, by George
l) opened Aug 1939 (75 years): the road from yellow to Emerald
m) ended Aug 1964 (50 years): Allen and Evans for West
n) opened Aug 1914 (100 years): a man, a plan, a c...
o) began Sep 1939 (75 years): no such undertaking has been received
p) launched Sep 1964 (50 years): dawn on Fleet Street
q) born Oct 1914 (100 years): Llareggub's founding father
r) ended Nov 1989 (25 years): democratic division
s) opened Dec 1864 (150 years): Brunel keeps us in suspense
t) kicked off Dec 1914 (100 years): a famous international match


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