On This Day: August 21st II Quiz Stats

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This professional golfer wins the 82nd PGA Championship, becoming the first golfer since Ben Hogan in 1953 to win 3 majors in a calendar year.
2000
Tiger Woods
91.8%
Phil Mickelson
3.8%
Ernie Els
1.9%
Vijay Singh
1.2%
This American basketball player, the only player to score 100 points in a single NBA game, is born.
1936
Wilt Chamberlain
81.2%
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
11.3%
Bill Russell
4.3%
Oscar Robertson
2.9%
The first troops of a multinational force lands in Beirut to oversee the Palestine Liberation Organization’s withdrawal from ______.
1982
Lebanon
79.8%
Turkey
3.5%
Libya
10%
Iraq
5.7%
A night time Vodou ceremony, led by Dutty Boukam, turns into a violent slave rebellion, beginning the ______ Revolution.
1791
Haitian
77.8%
Cuban
5.9%
Jamaican
14.5%
Grenadian
1.8%
The closing ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in ______ takes place.
2016
Rio de Janeiro
74.5%
Beijing
11.1%
London
11.7%
Athens
1.4%
A solar eclipse traverses the continental United States, dubbed ‘The ______ Eclipse’ by the media.
2017
Great American
65.3%
Grand Continental
24.5%
Glorious
6.8%
Excellent August
2.1%
The flag of Nazi Germany is planted atop this mountain, the highest peak of the Caucasus mountain range.
1942
Mount Elbrus
46.5%
Mount Blanc
24.8%
Mount Kazbek
12.6%
Mount Ararat
15.7%

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