On This Day: December 15th Quiz Stats

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This French architect and engineer, best known for his contribution to the 1889 Universal Exposition in Paris, is born.
1832
Gustave Eiffel
95.6%
Maurice Koechlin
1.9%
Théophile Seyrig
1.3%
Richard Morris Hunt
1.2%
This film, set in the American South against the backdrop of the American Civil War and Reconstruction era, premieres at Loew's Grand Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia.
1939
Gone with the Wind
95.1%
Mutiny on the Bounty
1.2%
Ben-Hur
1.5%
Two Flags West
1.7%
The American Psychiatric Association votes 13–0 to remove ______ from its official list of psychiatric disorders, the DSM-II.
1973
Homosexuality
92.1%
Schizophrenia
1.7%
Depression
2.5%
Dementia
1.6%
This Italian landmark reopens after 11 years and $27 million spent to stabilize it.
2001
Leaning Tower of Pisa
89.9%
Colosseum
4.7%
Trevi Fountain
1.1%
St. Peter's Basilica
1.8%
Following the Allied Occupation of Japan, General Douglas MacArthur orders that ______ be abolished as the state religion of Japan.
1945
Shinto
71.8%
Buddhism
13.5%
Sikhism
2.3%
Taoism
11.2%
President Jimmy Carter announces that the United States will recognize the People's Republic of China and sever diplomatic relations with ______.
1978
Taiwan
63.4%
Nepal
3%
North Korea
29.2%
Mongolia
2.1%
After a widely publicized trial in Israel, this man is sentenced to death for 15 criminal charges, including crimes against humanity and crimes against the Jewish people.
1961
Adolf Eichmann
51.9%
Heinrich Himmler
17.3%
Hermann Göring
8.6%
Joseph Goebbels
20.6%

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