On This Day: August 3rd Quiz Stats

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This man wins the 100 metre dash at the Berlin Olympics, the first of four gold medals he would win at the games.
1936
Jesse Owens
90.2%
Ralph Metcalfe
1.3%
Carl Lewis
5.5%
Luz Long
0.7%
The Basketball Association of America and the National Basketball League finalize the merger that would create the ______.
1949
National Basketball Association
90.1%
American Basketball Association
4.7%
Central Basketball Association
0.7%
United Basketball League
1.2%
This popular American businesswoman and publisher, who was convicted of charges in 2004 related to the ImClone stock trading case, is born.
1941
Martha Stewart
88.6%
Paula Deen
4%
Ina Garten
2.4%
Rachael Ray
2%
The Firestone Tire and ______ Company is founded.
1900
Rubber
83.7%
Rims
3.2%
Racing
3%
Auto
9.9%
Major League Baseball Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis confirms the ban of eight Chicago ______ players, the day after they were acquitted by a Chicago court.
1921
White Sox
74.8%
Bears
4.7%
Cubs
17%
Blackhawks
2%
Tandy Corporation announces the TRS-80, one of the world's first mass-produced personal ______.
1977
Computers
66.3%
Calculators
22.6%
Telephones
4.5%
Radios
2.8%
Niger gains independence from this European country.
1960
France
59.6%
Belgium
18%
Germany
3.5%
United Kingdom
15.5%

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