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The fol­low­ing events all oc­curred in liv­ing mem­ory. Can you guess the year?

A 1. Pres­i­dent Mar­cos was top­pled from power in the Philip­pines 2. Michael He­sel­tine re­signed from the cabi­net 3. For­mer Swedish prime min­is­ter Olaf Palme was as­sas­si­nated 4. A nu­clear re­ac­tor at Ch­er­nobyl was dam­aged in an ex­plo­sion

B 1. Eight of the Busby Babes were killed in a plane crash 2. Bri­tain’s first sec­tion of mo­tor­way was opened 3. The first life peers took their seats in the House of Lords 4. Boris Paster­nak won the No­bel Prize for lit­er­a­ture

C 1. Prince Charles was born 2. Harry Tru­man was elected US Pres­i­dent 3. The rail­ways were na­tion­alised 4. Com­mu­nists seized power in Cze­choslo­vakia

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