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Event Year % Correct
Osama Bin Laden Killed2011
91.7%
Chernobyl Disaster1986
90.8%
Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassinated1968
89.8%
Montgomery Bus Boycotts 1955
89.6%
Castro becomes PM of Cuba1959
88.9%
New Deal Begins1933
87.6%
Battle of the Bulge1944
86.9%
Texas Annexed into the United States1845
86.7%
First Nobel Prize Awarded1901
86.4%
Battle of Yorktown1781
86%
Czechoslovakia Splits1992
85.5%
The Storming of the Bastille1789
85.4%
California Gold Rush1848
85%
People's Republic of China Formed1949
84.7%
Mt. St. Helens Erupts1980
84.7%
League of Nations formed1919
84.7%
Thatcher becomes PM of Britian1979
84.5%
Lennon Gunned Down1980
83.9%
Dust Bowl Begins1930
83.6%
Olympic Isreali Hostage/Murders at Munich1972
83.6%
NATO is Formed1949
83.2%
Marshall Plan1948
83.2%
Battle of Trafalgar1805
82.8%
South Sudan Becomes a Nation2011
82.6%
Earhart Disappears in Flight1937
82.5%
Wounded Knee Massacre1890
82.2%
Ronald Reagan Dies2004
82.2%
Apple Company Formed1976
81.5%
Joan of Arc burns at the Stake1431
81.5%
Nero becomes Roman Emporer54
81.3%
The Jungle published1906
81.3%
Cuban Revolution begins1953
81%
18th Amendment (Prohibition)1920
81%
Yugoslav War begins1991
81%
Roosevelt elected President 3rd Cons. Time1940
80.4%
Bloody Sunday (Russia)1905
80.3%
Iran-Contra Affair Becomes Public1986
80.3%
Aleric sacks Rome410
80%
Haitian Revolution Begins1791
80%
Boston Massacre1770
80%
Wilson's Fourteen Points1918
80%
The Manhattan Project Begins1942
80%
Carter finds King Tut's Tomb1922
79.9%
Monroe Doctrine1823
79.9%
Eiffel Tower Completed1889
79.7%
Cold War officially ends1990
79.7%
Lief Ericson Discovers North America1000
79.6%
Monroe Doctrine1823
79.1%
1st Bull Run (Manassas)1861
79%
Boston Tea Party1773
79%
Apollo 8 Mission1968
78.8%
Salem Witch Trails1692
78.5%
Pablo Escobar Gunned Down1993
78.2%
First Opium War begins1839
78.1%
Sputnik 1 & 2 Launched1957
78.1%
Emancipation Proclamation1863
78%
Zachary Taylor Dies in Office1850
77.8%
U.S. takes control of Panama Canal Building 1907
77.7%
First 'Red Scare' begins1919
77.5%
Israel becomes a Nation1948
77.4%
Royal Society of Fellows Begins1660
77.2%
Houdini dies 1926
77.2%
Peasant's Revolt1381
77.1%
Jonestown Massacre1978
77.1%
Trail of Tears1838
76.5%
Tiananmen Square Protests/Massacre1989
76.5%
Paine's Common Sense Published1777
76.4%
Event Year % Correct
Robespierre Executed1794
75.9%
Great Fire of Rome64
75.6%
Battle of New Orleans1815
75.5%
Thomas Becket Murded1170
75.3%
Spain cecedes Florida to the U.S.1819
75.3%
Plessy vs Ferguson1896
75.2%
NAACP Formed1909
75%
Death of Benjamin Franlkin1790
75%
King Leopold II colonizes Congo 1885
74.7%
Cook killed in Hawaii1779
74.7%
Russo-Japanese War Begins1904
74.7%
Da Vinci dies1519
74.6%
First Seminole Wars1816
74.6%
Diary of Anne Frank published1947
74.6%
Panama Canal Completed1914
74.6%
Lenin dies1924
74.2%
Jackie Robinson is first Black in MLB1947
74%
Al Capone imprisoned1931
74%
Trotsky exiled 1931
73.9%
Soviet Union Collapses1991
73.9%
Irish Potato Famine commences1845
73.7%
First Nobel Prize awarded1901
73.7%
Bonnie & Clyde Gunned Down 1934
73.6%
Brown vs Board of Education1954
73.6%
Construction Begins on Berlin Wall1961
73.6%
Mary Queen of Scots Executed1587
73.3%
Pullman Strike1894
73.3%
Harding Dies in Office1923
73.3%
William Penn establishes Pennsylvania1682
73.1%
The Warsaw Pact1955
73%
Ottoman Empire formed1299
72.6%
Prince Henry Starts School of Navigation1418
72.6%
Chinese Exclusion Act1882
72.6%
Acts of Union1707
72.6%
Issac Newton Born1642
72.4%
Wilheim becomes emperer of Germany1871
72.4%
Hong Kong released from British Control1997
72.4%
Edict of Nantes1598
72.3%
Battle of Mogadishu1993
72.1%
Clovis becomes King of the Franks481
71.8%
The Crusaders seize Jerusalem1099
71.8%
War of the Roses begins1455
71.7%
Salk finds Polio vaccination1953
71.5%
Joan of Arc Burned at the Stake1431
71.5%
Philippines gains freedom from the U.S.1946
71.4%
Yihtzak Rabin Assassinated1995
71.4%
Philippine-American War begins1899
71.4%
Ireland becomes Free State1922
71.4%
Hildalgo Executed1811
71.2%
Scopes Trial1925
70.8%
Battle of Manzikert1071
70.7%
Battle of San Juan Hill1898
70.7%
Battle of Yarmouk636
70.1%
Earthquake of the Mississippi Valley1812
70.1%
British East India Company Found1600
70.1%
Nehru becomes PM of India1947
70.1%
Yasser Arafat dies2004
70.1%
Great Fire of Rome64
69.9%
St. Petersburg named Capital of Russia1703
69.8%
Hertz discovers Radio Waves1888
69.8%
Indira Gahndi assassinated1984
69.8%
Catherine the Great become Empress1762
69.6%
Great Leap Forward begins1958
69.5%
Brazil abolishes Slavery1888
69.3%
Reconstruction Ends1877
69.3%
Elizabeth I becomes Queen1558
69.1%
War of the Roses begins1455
68.9%
Event Year % Correct
Assize of Arms1252
68.8%
Petra Discovered1812
68.8%
Treaty of Ghent1814
68.3%
Huey Long assassinated1936
68.3%
Sueilman I Born1494
68.2%
Polo Returns from China1295
67.9%
Akbar becomes King of the Moguls1555
67.3%
Siege of Malta1565
67.3%
Shaka (Zulu) Murdered1828
67.3%
Gaileo modifies the Telescope1611
67.3%
Richard the Lion-Hearted dies1199
67%
Tamerlane destorys Delhi1398
66.4%
Second Russo-Turkish Wars1787
66.3%
Black Death (Great Plague) begins1347
66.3%
Machu Picchu Discovered1911
66.1%
Alfred the Great becomes King871
65.7%
Edo/Shogun Period ends in Japan1868
65.7%
First Great Awakening Begins1720
65.5%
Ivan IV becomes Grand Prince1533
65.4%
Earthquake destroys Pharos Lighthouse*1303
65.3%
When Siam became Thailand1939
65.1%
Smallpox Vaccination Discovered1796
65%
Chiang Kai-Shek becomes Chairman1928
65%
Mendeleev presents the Periodic Table1869
64.8%
Republic of Liberia founded1847
64.5%
Ming Dynasty Falls1645
64.4%
Alfred the Great dies899
64.2%
Pablo Picasso is born1881
64.2%
Montezuma II becomes Aztec Emporer1502
63.9%
Charles I Beheaded1649
63.5%
Blackbeard killed1718
63.5%
Battle of Château-Thierry1918
63.4%
Holy Roman Empire Ceases1806
63.2%
Black Death (Great Plague) ends1351
63.1%
Romans & Visigoths stop Attila the Hun452
62.8%
Morzart Dies1791
62.5%
English seize New Amsterdam; becomes New York1664
62.3%
Siege of Tenochititlan1521
62.2%
Edward the Confessor becomes King1042
61.3%
Taj Mahal completed1653
61.2%
Pizarro Murdered1541
61.2%
Dissolution of the Monasteries1533
61.2%
Treaty of Karlowitz1699
60.9%
Genghis Khan dies1227
60.1%
Muslim (Umayyad) conquest of Hispania711
60.1%
Battle of Sterling Bridge1297
60%
De Soto discovers the Mississippi River1541
60%
The Great Schism1054
59.9%
Mongol Empire Begins1206
59.3%
Treaty of Nanking1842
59.1%
1st Scottish War of Independence begins1296
59.1%
Plague of Justinian begins541
58.8%
Ponce de Leon dies1521
58.1%
Second Crusades begin1145
57.5%
Siege of Orléans began1428
57.5%
Jingkang Incident1127
57.5%
First Sino-Japanese War1894
56.4%
Battle of Bannockburn1314
56.4%
Henry IV (France) is Assassinated1610
56.2%
Song Dynasty Begins960
56.2%
Richelieu becomes PM of France1624
55.9%
Mansa Musa arrives at Mecca1324
55.5%
Otto I is crowned Holy Roman Emporer962
55.5%
Battle of Campaldino1289
53.1%
King Philip II becomes King of Spain1556
51.7%
Mughal Empire ends1857
49.1%

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