On This Day: April 4th Quiz Stats

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This US president dies of pneumonia after only 31 days in office.
1841
William Henry Harrison
74.8%
Millard Fillmore
8.9%
James K. Polk
7.9%
Franklin Pierce
6.5%
This American poet and author, also known for her work as a journalist in Egypt and South Africa, is born.
1928
Maya Angelou
69%
Rosa Parks
1.2%
Nikki Giovanni
5.3%
Gwendolyn Brooks
21.1%
This English explorer is knighted by Elizabeth I for completing the second circumnavigation of the globe.
1581
Francis Drake
60.6%
James Cook
17.6%
Walter Raleigh
17.9%
Henry Hudson
3.8%
This New York skyscraper, the tallest in the world at the time, is officially opened.
1973
1 World Trade Center
49.5%
Empire State Building
32.9%
Chrysler Building
7.1%
Sears Tower
5.4%
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is established by the United States and 11 other nations. Which of the following was not a founding member nation?
1949
Germany
48.9%
Canada
14.3%
France
3.5%
Luxembourg
28.8%
Georges Cuvier delivers the first lecture in this scientific field, the name of which comes from Greek words for 'ancient' and 'being'.
1796
Paleontology
37.5%
Archeology
35.9%
Anthropology
24.7%
Neontology
1.1%
Bill Gates and Paul Allen found Microsoft in this US city.
1975
Albuquerque
10%
Seattle
63.9%
San Francisco
12.6%
San Jose
8.2%

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