USA enters the war; siege of Leningrad; Deaths of James Joyce and Virginia Woolf; Orson Wells, Citizen Kane ; Nobel prize not awarded. Shah leaves Iran; Ayatollah Khomeni returns from exile in Paris; Islamic republic declared; Margaret Thatcher elected first woman PM in UK; first heart transplant; Pol Pot convicted of murdering 3 million in Cambodia; Francis Ford Coppola, Apocalypse Now ; Nobel prize Odysseus Elytis (Gk) 1980. First flight in heavier-than-air machine by Wright brothers in USA; first silent movie, The Great Train Robbery ; Henry James, The Ambassadors ; Daily Mirror started; Nobel prize. " Cyberperformance II: Self versus State on 19 December 1998. John Logie Baird televises an image of a human face; Webern Wozzeck ; Adolf Hitler, Mein Kampf ; Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway ; Nobel prize George Bernard Shaw (UK). The second squirms and wriggles like a bluefish at bay. British troops withdrawn from Egypt; Four-minute mile broken; Nobel prize.