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Historical Events of 1999 Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Jul 13, 2016

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This tender is introduced on the world's currency markets.The Euro
94.1%
This company released the iBook line of laptops.Apple Computer, Inc.
88.5%
A notorious shooting occurs at this school in Colorado.Columbine High School
85.1%
Bill Clinton is acquitted during the first proceedings of this type since the presidency of Andrew Johnson.Impeachment
84.4%
This son of an American president dies when his plane crashes off the coast of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.John F. Kennedy Jr
81.1%
Fear that computer systems will suffer worldwide breakdown on New Year's Eve is known as this.Y2K
80.5%
John Carpenter becomes the first game show millionaire by winning this game show.Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
79.8%
While attempting to circumnavigate the globe, Colin Prescot and Andy Elson set a new endurance record after being aloft for 233 hours and 55 minutes in this type of vehicle.Hot Air Balloon
76.7%
NASA lost the Climate Orbiter that was sent to this planet due to a mathematics error.Mars
76%
Hungary, Poland, and Czechia all joined this world body.North Atlantic Treaty Organization
65.7%
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This man becomes President of Venezuela.Hugo Chávez
62.9%
The government of this country announces that it will include the estimated value of its illegal drug crops in its gross national product.Colombia
60.9%
This man is found guilty of second-degree murder for administering a lethal injection to a terminally ill man.Dr. Jack Kevorkian
54.9%
This film starring Joseph Fiennes and Gwyneth Paltrow wins Best Picture at the 71st Academy Awards.Shakespeare in Love
54.4%
This Russian President fires his Prime Minister and his entire cabinet.Boris Yeltsin
45.5%
This Chicago Bears running back nicknamed 'Sweetness' died of a rare liver disease. Walter Payton
44.8%
Pervez Musharraf seizes control of this country in a coup d'état.Pakistan
37.2%
This famous Da Vinci artwork is placed back on display in Milan, Italy.The Last Supper
34.4%
This President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is indicted for war crimes.Slobodan Milosevic
34.3%
This new Canadian territory is formed from part of the Northwest Territories.Nunavut
24.3%

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