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|01 May 1937||King George VI|
|01 May 1963||Glorious New Guinea|
|05 May 1917||7th federal election|
|25 Apr 1915||ANZACs land|
|27 Apr 1904||3rd Prime Minister|
|28 Apr 1965||War in Vietnam|
|29 Apr 1910||Prime Minister for the 2nd time|
|29 Apr 1916||Irish rebellion crushed|
|29 Apr 1952||ANZUS Treaty|
|30 Apr 1927||Forestry School|
|30 Apr 1969||17th Governor-General|
|30 Apr 1975||Evacuation of Saigon|
|30 Apr 1981||Razor Gang report|