History Quiz / The Year in News: 1901

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QUIZ: Can you name the missing word from these events that occurred in 1901?

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Queen ___ of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne
Baseball's American League declares itself a ___ League
The first public ___ appear at railway stations in Paris
U.S. Steel is incorporated by industrialist J. P. ___ as the first billion-dollar corporation
A showing of ___ paintings in Paris, 11 years after his death, creates a sensation
New York becomes the first state to require automobile license ___
The first Australian Parliament opens in the city of ___
Katsura Taro becomes Prime Minister of ___
U.S. Vice President Theodore Roosevelt utters the famous phrase, 'Speak ___ and carry a big stick'
American anarchist Leon Czolgosz shoots U.S. President William ___
The British Royal Navy's first ___, Holland 1, is launched at Barrow-in-Furness
Schoolteacher Annie Edson Taylor goes over Niagara Falls in a ___ and survives
The first Nobel Prize ceremony is held in the city of ___ on the fifth anniversary of Alfred Nobel's death
___ Yard creates a fingerprint archive
William S. ___ draws up plans for his first prototype motorcycle
Italian composer Guiseppe ___ dies
Benjamin ___, 23rd president of the United States, dies of pneumonia at age 67
Chi-hsui and Hsu-cheng-yu, ___ Rebellion leaders, are executed in Peking
___ becomes a United States protectorate
Hubert Cecil Booth patents an electric ___ cleaner in the United Kingdom
The body of Abraham ___ is exhumed and reinterred in concrete
___ University celebrates its bicentennial in New Haven, Connecticut
Post-Impressionist painter Henri de Toulouse-___ dies in a sanatorium from alcoholism and syphilis
The ___, a relative of the giraffe, is discovered for the first time in the rain forests around the Congo River

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