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 Thursday, January 01, 2015

2015 anniversary quiz
Here are 20 events celebrating an anniversary in 2015. How many can you identify?
All answers are now in the comments box and fully clickable below.
a) assembled Jan 1265 (750 years): two citizens per town
b) remembered Jan 1965 (50 years): a state of appreciation
c) released Mar 1965 (50 years): one of my favourite things
d) died Apr 1865 (150 years): curtain down at Ford's Theatre
e) landed Apr 1915 (100 years): down under to Turkey
f) retreated May 1940 (75 years): Operation Dynamo
g) signed Jun 1215 (800 years): the birth of freedom
h) fought Jun 1815 (200 years): decisive Belgian meadow
i) founded Jun 1915 (100 years): in Llanfairpwllgwyngyll...
j) held Jun 1975 (40 years): a continental choice
k) founded Jul 1865 (150 years): the East London Christian Mission
l) transpired Jul 2005 (10 years): 24 hours that rocked London
m) published Aug 1915 (100 years): in Blackwood's Magazine
n) landed Sep 1015 (1000 years): to Sandwich and beyond
o) fought Oct 1415 (600 years): upon Saint Crispin's day
p) died Oct 1915 (100 years): a nurse from Norfolk
q) opened Oct 1965 (50 years): Eric Bedford's tower
r) published Nov 1865 (150 years): down the rabbit hole
s) revealed Nov 1915 (100 years): the warping of spacetime
t) born Dec 1865 (150 years): you'll be a Man, my son

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