On This Day: December 28th Quiz Stats

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President Richard Nixon signs the ______ Species Act, one of many US environmental laws passed in the 1970s.
1973
Endangered
95.1%
Threatened
2.2%
At Risk
0.9%
Imperiled
0.9%
The first municipally owned ______ take to the streets in San Francisco.
1912
Streetcars
83%
Buses
6.5%
Taxi Cabs
8.6%
Horse Carriages
1.4%
Wilhelm Röntgen publishes a paper detailing his discovery of a new type of radiation, which will become known as ______.
1895
X-Rays
82.2%
Ultrasound
2.1%
Microwaves
7.5%
Ultraviolet Radiation
7.9%
This American actor, who won the Best Actor Oscar for his role as a corrupt cop in the crime thriller ‘Training Day,’ is born.
1954
Denzel Washington
79.2%
Robert De Niro
9.5%
Al Pacino
8.3%
Will Smith
2.4%
Somalia's Transitional Federal Government and Ethiopian troops capture this capital of Somalia unopposed, an early victory in the Somali Civil War.
2006
Mogadishu
76.9%
Nairobi
6.3%
Addis Ababa
9.6%
Khartoum
6%
Spain recognizes the independence of this country with the signing of the Santa María–Calatrava Treaty.
1836
Mexico
63.5%
Cuba
14.5%
Philippines
10.1%
Colombia
11.8%
In what was coined the ‘Greatest Game Ever Played’, the Baltimore ______ defeated the New York Giants in the first ever NFL sudden death overtime game, winning the league championship.
1958
Colts
63%
Ravens
27.9%
Packers
3.7%
Chiefs
4.6%

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