On This Day: February 16th Quiz Stats

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This singer, famous for his partnership with Cher, is born today in Detroit, Michigan.
1935
Sonny Bono
93%
Tom Jones
2.1%
Pat Boone
1.5%
Ricky Nelson
1.8%
This person becomes the Premier of Cuba after dictator Fulgencia Batista was overthrown earlier in the year.
1959
Fidel Castro
91.9%
Che Guevara
2.9%
Hugo Chávez
2.5%
Camilo Cienfuegos
0.6%
This athlete retires from his sport amidst rumors that he and his teammates had previously used performance-enhancing drugs.
2011
Lance Armstrong
77.5%
Peyton Manning
2%
Alex Rodriguez
12.6%
Mike Piazza
5.4%
The first flight from this city to San Francisco occurs.
1914
Los Angeles
76.1%
San Jose
6.9%
Portland
5.1%
Seattle
10.6%
General Ulysses S. Grant captures Fort Donelson in ______, a great strategic victory for Union forces during the American Civil War.
1862
Tennessee
67.2%
Pennsylvania
14.8%
Florida
5.6%
Texas
11.8%
______ reaches 30,000 career points while playing a game against the Phoenix Suns.
1972
Wilt Chamberlain
59.4%
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
29%
Pete Maravich
5.6%
Bob Lanier
3.7%
Kentucky passes a law that allows this group to attend school under certain conditions.
1838
Women
38.3%
African-Americans
42%
Immigrants' children
4.6%
Native Americans
15%

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