Just For Fun Quiz / Missing Word: This Day in History (December)

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Can you name the missing words relating to these historic December dates?

 Plays Quiz Updated Dec 10, 2019

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1st (1955)Rosa _____ refuses to give up her seat to make room for a white passenger
2nd (1939)New York _________ Airport is opened
3rd (1984)Thousands die from toxic gases leaking from the Union Carbide factory in ______
4th (1954)The first Burger King is opened in _____, Florida
5th (1791)Composer ________ Amadeus Mozart dies at age 35
6th (1967)Adrian Kantrowitz performs the first human _____ transplant in the United States
7th (1932)German-born Swiss physicist Albert _______ is granted an American visa
8th (1980)Former Beatle John ______ is shot dead by Mark Chapman
9th (1965)'A ______ Brown Christmas', first in a series of Peanuts television specials, debuts on CBS
10th (1901)The first _____ Prizes are awarded
11th (1941)Germany and _____ declare war on the United States
12th (1911)Delhi replaces ________ as the capital of India
13th (1642)Abel ______ is the first recorded European to sight New Zealand
14th (1911)Norwegian explorer Roald ________ reaches the South Pole
15th (1832)Gustave ______, French architect and engineer, is born
16th (1880)Outbreak of the First Boer War between the Boer South African Republic and the _______ Empire.
17th (1538)Pope Paul III excommunicates _____ VIII of England
18th (1892)Tchaikovsky's 'The __________ Suite' premieres in St. Petersburg
19th (1998)US President Bill Clinton is ________ by the United States House of Representatives
20th (1957)Elvis Presley receives his _____ notice for the US Army
21st (1913)The first _________ puzzle is printed in the New York World
22nd (1989)Germany's ___________ Gate opens for the first time in almost three decades
23rd (1923)'A Visit from St. ________' is published
24th (1818)'______ Night' is composed by Franz Joseph Gruber
25th (800)Coronation of ___________ as Holy Roman Emperor, in Rome
26th (1982)Time's Man of the Year is the personal ________
27th (2001)The U.S. announces plans to hold Taliban and al-Qaeda prisoners at __________ Bay
28th (1612)Galileo Galilei's drawings show he may have observed the planet _______ for the first time
29th (1851)The first Young Men's _________ Association opens
30th (2011)Russell Brand announces that he had filed for divorce from pop star ____ Perry
31th (1967)Evel Knievel fails in his attempt to jump the fountains at _______ Palace

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