On This Day: August 24th Quiz Stats

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President Dwight Eisenhower signs an act which outlaws this political party.
1954
Communist Party
89.4%
Libertarian Party
2.9%
Justice Party
1%
Prohibition Party
5.7%
The International Astronomical Union (IAU) redefines the term ‘planet’ such that Pluto is now considered a ______ planet.
2006
Dwarf
89.4%
Mini
2.8%
Ice
1.1%
Satellite
3.7%
This consumer-oriented operating system, developed by Microsoft, is released to the public in North America.
1995
Windows 95
77.6%
MS-DOS
15.5%
Linux
3.8%
BeOS
0.4%
This American baseball player, who holds the record for consecutive games played, is born.
1960
Cal Ripken, Jr.
76.4%
Derek Jeter
13.5%
Rickey Henderson
4.5%
Eddie Murray
3.7%
This man resigned as head of the USSR Communist Party.
1991
Mikhail Gorbachev
74.5%
Boris Yeltsin
14.6%
Vladimir Putin
2.6%
Leonid Brezhnev
5.8%
This man patents the motion picture camera.
1891
Thomas Edison
72.9%
Nikola Tesla
6.7%
Michael Faraday
7.7%
Hiram Maxim
12.4%
The Treaty of ______ is signed in what is now in Veracruz, Mexico, concluding the Mexican War of Independence from Spain.
1821
Córdoba
28.8%
Guadalajara
41.9%
Monterrey
21.7%
Mérida
7.5%

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