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
95.7%
McNeil
0.5%
Robben
1.8%
Attica
1.3%
NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in this country, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its history.
2003
Afghanistan
83.2%
Nepal
3.2%
South Africa
7.1%
Venezuela
4.4%
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
79.6%
Ty Cobb
7.9%
Lou Gehrig
6%
Joe DiMaggio
6.1%
This last United States ground combat unit leaves South ______.
1972
Vietnam
75.3%
Korea
22.3%
China
0.3%
Japan
0.4%
This American computer scientist and programmer, who co-founded Apple Inc., is born.
1950
Steve Wozniak
72.9%
Tim Cook
5.4%
Bill Gates
15.1%
Paul Allen
5.6%
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
56.3%
Inglewood
15.1%
West Hollywood
6.9%
East Los Angeles
20.3%
A peace treaty between Latvia and this nation is signed, which ends the Latvian War of Independence.
1920
Soviet Union
56%
Ottoman Empire
5.4%
Estonia
30.7%
Finland
7.8%

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