On This Day: August 11th Quiz Stats

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The first civilian prisoners arrive at the US Federal prison on ______ Island.
1934
Alcatraz
94%
McNeil
0.7%
Robben
1.8%
Attica
1.4%
NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in this country, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its history.
2003
Afghanistan
81.8%
Nepal
3.2%
South Africa
6.7%
Venezuela
4.6%
This man becomes the first baseball player to hit 500 home runs in a career following a home run at League Park in Cleveland, Ohio.
1929
Babe Ruth
78.1%
Ty Cobb
7.7%
Lou Gehrig
6.1%
Joe DiMaggio
6.6%
The last United States ground combat unit leaves South ______.
1972
Vietnam
73.9%
Korea
21.8%
China
0.5%
Japan
0.5%
This American computer scientist and programmer, who co-founded Apple Inc., is born.
1950
Steve Wozniak
71.5%
Tim Cook
5.9%
Bill Gates
14.5%
Paul Allen
5.6%
A peace treaty between Latvia and this nation is signed, which ends the Latvian War of Independence.
1920
Soviet Union
57.5%
Ottoman Empire
5.5%
Estonia
28.9%
Finland
8%
Following allegations of police brutality after the roadside arrest of an African-American man, riots begin in this area of Los Angeles, California.
1965
Watts
54.5%
Inglewood
15.4%
West Hollywood
7.4%
East Los Angeles
19.6%

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