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many African and Asian countries. That was certainly not the case throughout the 20th Century, however, when the newspaper was very much the king of news delivery. It was found that all the known forces can be traced to only four fundamental interactions. Kenneth Appel ; Wolfgang Haken. 'eniac' becomes world's first computer. "Every Planar Map is Four-Colorable" (PDF). Humphrey Bogart, James Stewart, Marlon Brando, Charlie Chaplin, James Dean, Clark Gable, Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Katharine Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Bruce Lee, Paul Newman, Elizabeth Taylor, John Wayne, Sidney Poitier, are among the most popular film stars of the 20th century.
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"Unsinkable" Titanic, largest man-made structure, sinks. For the first time in human history, empires and their wars of expansion and colonization ceased to be a factor in international affairs, resulting in a far more globalized and cooperative world. The Global Positioning System, a series of satellites that allow land-based receivers to determine their exact location, was developed and deployed. The development of medical insulin during the 1920s helped raise the life expectancy of diabetics to three times of what it had been earlier. Meanwhile, East Germany and West Germany were reunified in 1990. "World Population: Total Midyear Population for the World: ". Culture and entertainment edit Main article: 20th century in literature As the century began, Paris was the artistic capital of the world, where both French and foreign writers, composers and visual artists gathered. United States Naval Observatory. European integration began in earnest in the 1950s, and eventually led to the European Union, a political and economic union that comprised 15 countries at the end of the 20th century. The first airplane was flown in 1903. Congress passes interstate highway bill.