On This Day: August 2nd Quiz Stats

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The Clay Street Hill Railroad begins operating the first cable car in this city’s famous cable car system.
1873
San Francisco
93.6%
Los Angeles
2.2%
Portland
1.3%
Seattle
1.7%
Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard write a letter to President Franklin D. Roosevelt urging him to start a US nuclear program, eventually resulting in the ______ Project.
1939
Manhattan
92.8%
Queens
1.1%
Brooklyn
2.1%
Bronx
1.4%
Iraq invades this country, eventually leading to the Gulf War.
1990
Kuwait
87.9%
Syria
5.8%
Jordan
2.1%
Turkey
1.2%
Known as the Gulf of ______ Incident, North Vietnamese gunboats allegedly fire on the US destroyer USS Maddox.
1964
Tonkin
75.8%
Thailand
8.2%
Andaman
6.7%
South China
6.4%
This man becomes US President following the death of Warren G. Harding.
1923
Calvin Coolidge
62.1%
Herbert Hoover
18%
Woodrow Wilson
12.3%
Franklin D. Roosevelt
5.8%
Japan's ______ society class system is abolished as part of the Meiji Restoration reforms.
1869
Edo
57.5%
Asuka
25.7%
Nara
9.4%
Yayoi
7.3%
This American novelist and critic, who wrote the semi-autobiographical novel ‘Go Tell It on the Mountain’, is born.
1924
James Baldwin
42.1%
Toni Morrison
17.4%
Ralph Ellison
23.9%
Zora Neale Hurston
14.3%

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