On This Day: August 24th II Quiz Stats

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Workers start pouring concrete for the ______ in Central America.
1909
Panama Canal
93.4%
Suez Canal
5.3%
Alvear Tower
1%
Torre Mayor
0.3%
Traveling from Los Angeles to Newark, ______ becomes the first woman to fly across the United States non-stop.
1932
Amelia Earhart
88.4%
Bessie Coleman
4.5%
Amy Johnson
5%
Harriet Quimby
1.8%
This nation, the largest country entirely within Europe, declares itself independent from the Soviet Union.
1991
Ukraine
85.8%
Latvia
2.5%
Moldova
1.3%
Romania
9.4%
Cincinnati Reds manager ______ is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
1989
Pete Rose
78.3%
Johnny Bench
4.6%
Mike Schmidt
9.9%
Frank Robinson
6.5%
Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple Inc., and is succeeded by this man.
2011
Tim Cook
68.8%
Larry Page
11.9%
Elon Musk
4.3%
Jeff Bezos
13.7%
After signing a one-day contract with the San Francisco 49ers, this wide receiver officially retires from the NFL.
2006
Jerry Rice
64.6%
Steve Young
9.8%
Randy Moss
9.8%
Terrell Owens
14.5%
This American comedian and actor, known for co-writing an eponymous hit sketch-comedy show with Neal Brennan, is born.
1973
Dave Chappelle
48.8%
Chris Rock
14.2%
Jerry Seinfeld
30.7%
Bill Burr
5.7%

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