On This Day: December 8th Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Dec 8, 2017

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This former Beatle is assassinated by Mark David Chapman while entering his New York City apartment.
1980
John Lennon
94.7%
Ringo Starr
0.9%
Paul McCartney
1.1%
George Harrison
1.1%
The First Vatican Council, in which Papal infallibility and other contemporary Catholic issues are addressed, begins in this capital city.
1869
Rome
91.2%
Bern
1.3%
Vienna
6.2%
Madrid
1.4%
This musical, later turned into a hit film starring Marilyn Monroe, opens for the first of more than 700 performances.
1949
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
80.5%
Guys and Dolls
14.8%
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
1.3%
Doll Face
2.2%
_____, author of 'Love in the Time of Cholera' and 'One Hundred Years of Solitude', is awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
1982
Gabriel García Márquez
72.8%
Mario Vargas Llosa
5.8%
Roberto Bolaño
4.5%
Jorge Luis Borges
14.5%
This President delivers his 'Atoms for Peace' speech to the UN, proposing that the US harness nuclear power for global improvement rather than weaponization.
1953
Dwight Eisenhower
68.7%
Harry Truman
20.6%
John F. Kennedy
5.2%
Lyndon B. Johnson
3.9%
Joining Russian and Ukrainian federations, this nation helps establish the Commonwealth of Independent States during the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
1991
Belarus
53.9%
Estonia
13.8%
Latvia
10.8%
Poland
18.9%
The poem 'In Flanders Fields', written by this poet, appears anonymously in UK literary staple, Punch magazine.
1915
John McCrae
26.9%
W.B. Yeats
46.1%
W.H. Auden
17.8%
G.K. Chesterton
8.6%

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