This Month in History - March

Answer these historical trivia clues from March
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1565, this famous Brazilian city is founded
Rio de Janeiro
2
1946, this revolutionary is elected president of North Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh
3
1991, a video of this man beaten by LAPD officers surfaces
Rodney King
4
1980, this nationalist becomes first black PM of Zimbabwe
Robert Mugabe
5
1770, Crispus Attucks and four other Americans are killed by British soldiers in this city
Boston
6
1953, succeeds Stalin as leader of the USSR
Georgy Malenkov
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1936, Germany reoccupies this area and violates the Treaty of Versailles
Rhineland
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1942, Japanese forces capture this Burmese city
Yangon
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1842, the first discovery of gold occurs here
California
10
1876, this inventor makes the first telephone call
Alexander Graham Bell
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2004, train bombings here kill 191
Madrid
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1930, this pacifist leads the Salt March
Mahatma Gandhi
13
2013, the 266th Pope is elected
Francis
14
1794, the cotton gin is patented by this inventor
Eli Whitney
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44 BC, this dictator is stabbed on the Ides of March
Julius Caesar
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1958, the Thunderbird is the 50 millionth automobile produced by this company
Ford
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1941, the National Gallery of Art is opened in this city
Washington D.C.
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1845, legendary American missionary and apple gardener dies
Johnny Appleseed
19
1931, gambling is legalized in this state
Nevada
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1602, the Dutch East India Company is founded here
Amsterdam
21
2006, this social media site is founded
Twitter
22
1873, a law is passed to ban slavery on this American island territory
Puerto Rico
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1775, this Founding Father says "give me liberty or give me death!"
Patrick Henry
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1989, this tanker spills thousands of barrels of oil into Prince William Sound
Exxon Valdez
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1807, the trade of this is banned in the British Empire
Slaves
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1812, an earthquake destroys this Venezuelan city
Caracas
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1794, Denmark forms a neutrality agreement with this country
Sweden
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1969, this famous American general and president passes away
Dwight Eisenhower
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1947, the Malagasy Uprising occurs on this island
Madagascar
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1853, this massively influential Dutch painter is born
Vincent van Gogh
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1889, this famous Parisian landmark is opened
Eiffel Tower
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Jan 27, 2020
Some hints may use a bit more clarity, for example it may say gold is first found 'in this USA state' to help show what is meant. I got the hint because of the year of the Gold Rush event but it may be missed.