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Quiz Updated Feb 27, 2018

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Abraham Lincoln is assassinated
89.9%
Napoleon's army is defeated at the Battle of Waterloo
88.1%
Irish Potato Famine begins
82.7%
Mary Shelley writes Frankenstein
82.4%
Louisiana Purchase is made
81.9%
Edison invents the practical, commercially viable lightbulb
81.6%
Marx and Engels write the Communist Manifesto
79.9%
Crimean War begins
77.7%
The first underground subway system opens in London
77.7%
Britain agrees to a 99-year lease of Hong Kong from China
74.8%
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Ludwig van Beethoven dies
73.1%
Belgium secedes from the Netherlands
68.6%
Erie Canal opens
68%
Wilhelm II accedes to the position of Kaiser
68%
New Zealand becomes the first country to grant women's suffrage
65.4%
Suez canal opens
64.6%
King George IV of the UK dies
64.5%
The saxophone is invented by Adolphe Sax
62.4%
Haiti proclaims itself an independent republic
61.8%
Wilhelm Rontgen identifies X-Rays
56.7%

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