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A slave revolution begins in Saint-Domingue, ______.
1791
Haiti
78.4%
Cuba
6.4%
Jamaica
8.6%
Guyana
6.5%
Theodore Roosevelt becomes the first President of the United States to make a public appearance in ______.
1902
An Automobile
71.1%
A Motion Picture Theater
15.4%
A Department Store
3.9%
An Asian Country
8.3%
Althea Gibson becomes the first black competitor in international ______.
1950
Tennis
71%
Volleyball
2.6%
Field hockey
2.7%
Gymnastics
20.7%
This American actress and comedian, known for her roles in films such as ‘Bridesmaids’ and ‘Ghostbusters’, is born.
1973
Kristen Wiig
67.1%
Kate McKinnon
12.1%
Leslie Jones
8.1%
Maya Rudolph
8.7%
This man strikes out Rickey Henderson to become the first Major League Baseball pitcher to record 5,000 strikeouts.
1989
Nolan Ryan
57.8%
Tom Seaver
9%
Roger Clemens
21.5%
Steve Carlton
7.2%
Korea is annexed by this country, beginning a period of rule that would last until the end of World War II.
1910
Japan
55%
China
35.7%
Soviet Union
5.5%
United States
1.6%
This pope arrives in Bogotá, Colombia, marking the first visit of a pope to Latin America.
1968
Paul VI
29.1%
John XXIII
16.7%
John Paul I
20.2%
John Paul II
30.6%

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