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These urinals have become so lauded that, in 2010, a centennial celebration was thrown at the bar that attracted press and history-obsessives from far and wide.
Unlikely that there will be celebratory centennials for Mussolini’s rise to power.
Decorated in a Pompeiian style, the ceiling celebrates Indiana's centennial and was designed by Cret's associate architects — Zantzinger, Borie and Medary from Philadelphia.
Community Legacy Projects are service projects happening in a number of communities as a way to help Lions Club International celebrate its centennial through June 2018.
The race to stage the 2030 World Cup also began in earnest on Wednesday as officials in Buenos Aires confirmed that Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay will apply to host the centennial tournament together.
An impressive 330 million people sought out America’s national parks last year to celebrate the National Park Service’s centennial.
To celebrate this year’s Thelonious Monk centennial, Chicago’s pre-eminent jazz singer convenes an all-female ensemble of considerable power.
When word got out that Karl Lagerfeld was directing a short film to celebrate the centennial of Chanel's first boutique, no one was surprised to learn that Keira Knightley had landed the starring role of Coco Chanel.
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First Known Use: 1791See Words from the same year
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