On This Day: August 31st II Quiz Stats

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Mary Ann Nichols is found murdered in Whitechapel, ______, becoming the first confirmed victim of Jack the Ripper.
1888
London
91.1%
Manchester
2.8%
Bristol
1.1%
Liverpool
4.9%
Margaret Mead arrives in ______ to study attitudes toward sex in the South Pacific, research that would help popularize anthropology in America and influence the sexual revolution of the 1960s.
1925
Samoa
83.1%
Grenada
4.9%
Malta
4.3%
Seychelles
6.9%
Led by founding father Tunku Abdul Rahman, this country, whose capital is Kuala Lumpur, gains its independence from the United Kingdom.
1957
Malaysia
79.7%
Indonesia
14.3%
India
1.9%
Trinidad and Tobago
3.1%
These MLB players become the first father/son duo to play for the same team in the same game.
1990
Ken Griffey Sr. and Ken Griffey Jr.
72.4%
Felipe Alou and Moises Alou
9.9%
Cecil Fielder and Prince Fielder
7.3%
Tim Raines Sr. and Tim Raines Jr.
8.9%
A 7.0 earthquake rocks this city, the largest in South Carolina, becoming the first major quake recorded in the eastern United States.
1886
Charleston
63%
Columbia
15.4%
Raleigh
8.1%
Charlotte
13.5%
New York socialite Emily Stevens Ladenburg causes a stir in American high society by wearing a split skirt while engaged in this activity, rather than the typical ankle-length attire.
1902
Horseback Riding
43.2%
Tennis
49.6%
Swimming
5.6%
Running
1.2%
The music video for this Michael Jackson song, which stars Wesley Snipes and was directed by Martin Scorsese, premiers on prime time on CBS.
1987
Bad
37.9%
Beat It
25.4%
Billie Jean
12.5%
Smooth Criminal
22.8%

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