On This Day: December 28th II Quiz Stats

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This American comic book writer and publisher, known for his frequent cameo appearances in films based on Marvel characters, is born.
1922
Stan Lee
92.4%
Jack Kirby
1.8%
Bruce Banner
2.3%
Peter Parker
2.3%
‘Bright Eyes’, the first film written specifically for this young actress, premieres. It is best known for the hit song, ‘On the Good Ship Lollipop’.
1934
Shirley Temple
87.7%
Vivien Leigh
1.1%
Judy Garland
5.6%
Bette Davis
3.8%
In an NFC Divisional Playoff Game, Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach throws a desperate 50-yard game-winning touchdown, leading to widespread use of the term ‘______’ pass.
1975
Hail Mary
86.7%
Buzzer Beater
2.7%
Gunslinger
5.5%
Bootleg
3%
Known as the ‘Hawkeye State’ today, this territory is admitted to the Union as the 29th US state.
1846
Iowa
79.1%
Missouri
7.5%
Arkansas
7.8%
Minnesota
4.9%
This Italian astronomer makes the earliest recorded observation of Neptune, though he believes it to be a ‘fixed star’.
1612
Galileo Galilei
77.8%
Giuseppe Piazzi
2.3%
Nicolaus Copernicus
16.1%
Tycho Brahe
3.8%
Due to a difficult relationship with this polarizing president, John C. Calhoun becomes the first Vice President of the United States to resign.
1832
Andrew Jackson
65.3%
Zachary Taylor
17.4%
Thomas Jefferson
7.1%
James A. Garfield
9.6%
After losing 31-21 to the Green Bay Packers, the ______ become the first team in NFL history to go winless in a 16-game season.
2008
Detroit Lions
44.8%
Cleveland Browns
32%
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
12.8%
Jacksonville Jaguars
8.3%

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