On This Day: April 9th Quiz Stats

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This well-known American men’s magazine publisher is born.
1926
Hugh Hefner
93.7%
Henry Luce
1.6%
Jeff Jarvis
0.9%
Andrew Heiskell
1.1%
Charles, Prince of Wales marries ______ in a civil ceremony at Windsor's Guildhall.
2005
Camilla Parker Bowles
85.7%
Catherine Elizabeth Middleton
8.5%
Sarah Elizabeth
1.4%
Birgitte Eva Henriksen
1.1%
This man surrenders the Army of Northern Virginia to Ulysses S. Grant at the Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia, effectively ending the American Civil War.
1865
Robert E. Lee
84%
Stonewall Jackson
7.7%
Jefferson Davis
5.5%
Braxton Bragg
1.2%
The first indoor professional baseball game is played with the opening of this Texas stadium.
1965
Astrodome
82.8%
AT&T Stadium
4.9%
Metrodome
7%
Kingdome
2.3%
A US Federal Court finds this former Panamanian dictator guilty of drug and racketeering charges. He is sentenced to 30 years in prison.
1992
Manuel Noriega
78.2%
Augusto Pinochet
8.7%
Rafael Carrera
6.5%
Porfirio Diaz
3.3%
Explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle discovers the mouth of the Mississippi River. He claims the entire river basin for France, and names it ______.
1682
Louisiana
72.4%
Orleans
19.7%
Mississippi Territory
4.4%
Missouri
3.5%
This monarch, known for the founding and exploitation of the Congo Free State as a private venture, is born.
1835
Leopold II
59.5%
Ferdinand I
17.4%
Isabella II
6.5%
Napoleon III
15.8%

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