On This Day: August 17th Quiz Stats

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US President Bill Clinton admits in taped testimony that he had an ‘improper physical relationship’ with this White House intern.
1998
Monica Lewinsky
94.5%
Paula Jones
0.8%
Linda Tripp
0.9%
Huma Abedin
0.5%
This well-known American actor, who won a Best Actor Academy Award for his role in ‘Raging Bull’, is born.
1943
Robert De Niro
86%
Robert Duvall
3.9%
Michael Douglas
1.6%
Clint Eastwood
5.8%
In Charleston, South Carolina, Union batteries and ships bombard this Confederate-held fort.
1863
Fort Sumter
84.1%
Fort Gaines
5%
Fort Ticonderoga
4.8%
Fort Halifax
6%
The Radcliffe Line is revealed, setting the border between the Dominions of India and ______ during the Partition of India.
1947
Pakistan
80%
Nepal
10.7%
China
3.9%
Afghanistan
2.4%
The First Québec Conference begins. The chief representatives are Winston Churchill, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and this Canadian prime minister.
1943
William Lyon Mackenzie King
49.8%
Pierre Trudeau
26.8%
R. B. Bennett
8.8%
Robert Borden
12.4%
'Fantasmagorie', considered by historians to be the first ______, debuts in Paris, France.
1908
Animated Cartoon
42.9%
Silent Film
42.6%
News Radio Program
3%
Comic Book
10%
American swimmer Michael Phelps becomes the first person to win ______ gold medals at one Olympic Games.
2008
8
42.6%
11
28.9%
7
9.9%
10
15.2%

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