On This Day: August 11th II Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Aug 11, 2018

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The Allies refuse a Japanese offer of conditional surrender that would have allowed this man to retain his status as emperor.
1945
Hirohito
89.9%
Chiang Kai-shek
2%
Akihito
3.3%
Ho Chi Minh
4.2%
This New York woman pleads the fifth amendment before a federal grand jury investigating Soviet spying allegations. She would later be executed with alongside her husband Julius.
1950
Ethel Rosenberg
89.7%
Elizabeth Bentley
3.6%
Lona Cohen
3.1%
Sarah Emma Edmonds
2.7%
This militant Sunni organization, later responsible for the World Trade Center attacks, is founded at a meeting in Pakistan attended by the likes of Osama bin Laden and Ayman al-Zawahiri.
1988
Al-Qaeda
80.2%
Taliban
14.8%
Hezbollah
1.7%
ISIL
1.9%
Cambodia becomes a protectorate of this country, a status that would last until it gained independence in 1953 during the First Indochina War.
1863
France
78.6%
United Kingdom of Great Britain
17.5%
United States
2.3%
Germany
1.4%
This NFL team, which has won 4 Super Bowls, is founded by George Calhoun and Curly Lambeau (the team's stadium would later be renamed after the latter).
1919
Green Bay Packers
76%
Chicago Bears
7.6%
New York Giants
6.4%
New England Patriots
9.5%
Wrestler and actor Terry Bollea, a frequent heavyweight champion who, under this stage name, encouraged young fans to say their prayers and take their vitamins, and also co-starred in Rocky III, is born.
1953
Hulk Hogan
74.3%
Ric Flair
5.8%
Randy 'Macho Man' Savage
11.5%
The Rock
7.2%
A New York-based group converts the dining room of a hotel in Newport, Rhode Island into the world's first public space intended for this athletic and recreational activity.
1866
Roller skating
41.8%
Skateboarding
2.9%
Ice skating
16.7%
Bowling
38.4%

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