On This Day: December 11th II Quiz Stats

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Known as “The Hoosier State” today, this territory becomes the 19th US state.
1816
Indiana
82.5%
Ohio
8.2%
Michigan
3.8%
Iowa
5.3%
This American naval lieutenant, politician, and presidential candidate, the 68th US Secretary of State under President Barack Obama, is born.
1943
John Kerry
73.2%
Hillary Clinton
14.9%
Condoleezza Rice
5.2%
Rex Tillerson
5.4%
Located in the town of Chapel Hill, this university, among the oldest public universities in the United States, is chartered.
1789
University of North Carolina
68.4%
Duke University
25.2%
Wake Forest University
4.2%
Appalachian State University
2.1%
Later a key plot element in this 1990 Martin Scorsese film, Jimmy Burke and his associates commit the Lufthansa heist, the largest cash robbery on American soil at that time.
1978
Goodfellas
62.9%
Casino
20.6%
Raging Bull
5.1%
The Departed
9.2%
After his brother abdicates to marry American socialite Wallis Simpson, this British monarch ascends to the throne.
1936
George VI
58.6%
George IV
12.7%
Edward VIII
18.4%
Edward V
9.7%
This revolutionary speaks at the United Nations General Assembly in New York, where he criticizes the UN's inability to confront apartheid in South Africa.
1964
Ernesto “Che” Guevara
58.3%
Toussaint L’Ouverture
17.5%
Emiliano Zapata
15.1%
Leon Trotsky
7.4%
This country gives notice of withdrawal from the League of Nations amidst international condemnation for their occupation of Ethiopia.
1937
Italy
56.6%
Germany
17.6%
Egypt
16.6%
Turkey
8.2%

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