On This Day: February 13th Quiz Stats

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This Cincinnati mayor turned tabloid talk show host is born.
1944
Jerry Springer
79.7%
Phil Donahue
6.8%
Maury Povich
6.3%
Montel Williams
3%
Following 28 years of war, Spain recognizes the sovereignty of this nation through the signing of a treaty.
1668
Portugal
74.2%
Morocco
12.6%
Catalonia
6.3%
Aragon
4.3%
This astronomer and mathematician arrives in Rome to face the Inquisition for advocating Heliocentrism.
1633
Galileo
68.4%
Kepler
2.9%
Copernicus
25.6%
Brahe
1.6%
This Middle Eastern city, the capital of the Abbasid Caliphate, is sacked by the Mongols, marking the end of the Islamic Golden Age.
1258
Baghdad
51.5%
Cairo
6.2%
Tabriz
7.7%
Damascus
34.3%
US President Johnson authorizes the sustained bombing of North Vietnam, known as Operation _____.
1965
Rolling Thunder
48.4%
Eagle Claw
7%
Scorched Earth
30.7%
Just Cause
9.5%
Catherine Howard, the _____ wife of Henry VIII, is executed for adultery.
1542
5th
42.9%
6th
9.8%
4th
22.3%
3rd
24.3%
The first public institution of higher learning in the United States opens in the state of _____.
1795
North Carolina
13.1%
New York
12.9%
Massachusetts
65.1%
Rhode Island
5.5%

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