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The American author and poet, known for writing the lyrics to ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’, is born.
1779
Francis Scott Key
84.3%
John Stafford Smith
7.9%
Oliver Hazard Perry
2.2%
Henry Clay
5.3%
Slavery is abolished in the ______ Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act of 1833 comes into force.
1834
British
80.2%
Spanish
3.1%
Holy Roman
5.6%
Ottoman
9.9%
MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, ‘______’ by The Buggles.
1981
Video Killed the Radio Star
78.3%
Living In The Plastic Age
5.6%
Come on Eileen
5.6%
Bette Davis Eyes
6.1%
An uprising against Nazi occupation in this city breaks out, the largest single military effort taken by any European resistance movement during World War II.
1944
Warsaw
63.8%
Paris
22.5%
London
3.3%
Vienna
6.9%
The former ______ Congo is renamed the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
1964
Belgian
62.4%
Dutch
10.9%
French
19.4%
Portuguese
3.4%
This territory, today nicknamed the Centennial State, is admitted as the 38th US state.
1876
Colorado
56.4%
Washington
15.1%
Iowa
12%
New Mexico
14.5%
This aviator takes her pilot’s test and becomes the first US woman to earn a pilot's license.
1911
Harriet Quimby
11.7%
Bessie Coleman
7.7%
Amy Johnson
4.6%
Amelia Earhart
73.5%

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