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The Most Important Historical Events of the 20th Century

Lots of things happened last century. Which are the most important?
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    Reform and Opening-up

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    Lugou Bridge More
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    Long March

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    Ethiopia More
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    Iran hostage crisis

    Tehran More
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    Bosnian Genocide

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    Sino-Indian War

    Arunachal Pradesh, North-East Frontier Agency, Aksai Chin More
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    Huanggutuan Incident

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    Xi'an Incident

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    Beijing More
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    Greece, Kingdom of Greece More
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    Sudeten Crisis

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    Soviet Union, China, Bay of Gibraltar More
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    Sino-Vietnamese War

    Vietnam More
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    Death of Diana, Princess of Wales

    Paris More
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    Signing of the Twenty-one Demands

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    Anti-Rightist Movement

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    Second Zhili-Fengtian War

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    Three-anti and Five-anti Campaigns

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    Hundred Flowers Campaign

    China More
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    Shenyang, Northeast China More
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    Campaign to Suppress Counterrevolutionaries

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    Agadir Crisis

    Morocco More
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    Signing of the Sino-British Joint Declaration

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    Xinhai Revolution

    China More
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    Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day

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    Cambodian-Vietnamese War

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