Who: Major industrial countries; Peak oil production was reached, and caused a recession and problems for multinational companies.
Who: Ohio National Guard, Jeff Miller, Allison Krause, Will Schroeder, Sandra Schuer; Where: Kent State University, Kent, OH; Four students were killed when National Guard infantry men fired upon a crowd of anti-war protesters.
Who: Richard Nixon; Where: Democratic National Convention HQ, Washington, D.C.; A breaking and entering at the DNC HQ was linked to then-president Richard Nixon, and he was forced to resign
Who; Jane Roe, Henry Wade; Where: U.S. Supreme Court; Landmark case in womens' rights on abortion.\
Who: Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, Ronald Wayne; Where: Los Altos, CA; Started Apple with the invention of the Apple I in Jobs's parents' garage
Who; Anwar El Sadat, Menachen Begin; Where: White House; Israeli-Egyptian Peace Treaty
Who: General Public Utilities; Where: Dauphin County, Pennsylvania; Accident at the plant released nuclear material into the air.
Who: American Embassy Staff, Islamist Militants and Students; Where: U.S. Embassy, Tehran, Iran; Revolutionaries raided the embassy, taking 54 hostage for 444 days
Who: Crew of ship, NASA; Where: Over Atlantic Ocean; Shuttle exploded during ascent and grounded U.S. space fleet for three years
Who: Soviet Union officials; Where: Pripyat, Ukraine; Nuclear meltdown at the power plant
Who: People's Liberation Army, Chinese citizens; Where: Beijing, China