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the rest is history

everything that ​happened since then is well ​known: The Beatles had ​their first ​hitrecord in 1962 and the rest is ​history.
(Definition of the rest is history from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the rest is history”
in Chinese (Simplified) 后来的事是尽人皆知的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 後來的事是盡人皆知的…
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