On This Day: August 29th Quiz Stats

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This American singer-songwriter and dancer, dubbed the ‘King of Pop’, is born.
1958
Michael Jackson
91.4%
David Bowie
1%
Prince
2.2%
George Michael
1.3%
This hurricane devastates much of the US Gulf Coast, from Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle, causing over $108 billion in damage.
2005
Katrina
87%
Matthew
1.2%
Charley
1%
Andrew
5.4%
The city of Nuuk in ______ is founded as the fort of Godt-Haab by the royal governor Claus Paarss.
1728
Greenland
75%
Svalbard
13.6%
Anguilla
4.4%
New Caledonia
6.8%
The Beatles perform their last concert before paying fans at this stadium in San Francisco.
1966
Candlestick Park
69.5%
Oracle Arena
7.4%
Alameda County Coliseum
7.5%
AT&T Park
10.7%
The Treaty of ______ is signed, ending the First Opium War.
1842
Nanking
60.1%
Tianjin
15.6%
Suzhou
6.4%
Xi'an
15.4%
Japanese Emperor Meiji orders the abolition of the han system and the establishment of these as local centers of administration.
1871
Prefectures
59.8%
States
4.2%
Provinces
26.1%
Federations
6.5%
The United States Air Force Academy opens in ______, Colorado.
1958
Colorado Springs
56.3%
Denver
12.1%
Boulder
22.3%
Aspen
4.8%

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30 Second SPORCLE Blitz: Gen. 1 Pokémon

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Gaming 30s
If you throw a random ball and yell "Sporcle! I choose you!", nothing will happen, but it might be funny.
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