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