On This Day: February 23rd II Quiz Stats

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Supreme Leader ______ states that Iran's parliament will decide the fate of the American embassy hostages.
1980
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
81.6%
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
3.8%
Muammar Gaddafi
5.4%
Saddam Hussein
7.3%
President-elect ______ arrives secretly in Washington, D.C., after the thwarting of an alleged assassination plot in Baltimore, Maryland.
1861
Abraham Lincoln
80%
James Buchanan
4.4%
Andrew Johnson
6.8%
Ulysses S. Grant
8.3%
Chicago attorney Paul Harris and three other businessmen meet for lunch to form the ______, the world's first service club.
1905
Rotary Club
72.4%
Toastmasters Club
6.1%
American Legion
11.7%
Salvation Army
8.9%
In the Battle of Buena Vista, American troops led by this future American President defeat Mexican General Antonio López de Santa Anna.
1847
Zachary Taylor
63.4%
James K. Polk
12.7%
John Tyler
8.9%
William Henry Harrison
14.9%
This English-American actress, known for roles in films like ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ and ‘ Edge of Tomorrow’, is born.
1983
Emily Blunt
63.1%
Jessica Chastain
7.7%
Anna Kendrick
11.1%
Amy Adams
16%
The Soviet Union begins the forced deportation of the ______ and Ingush people from the North Caucasus to Central Asia.
1944
Chechen
52.2%
Armenian
25.7%
Udi
13.3%
Belarusian
7.2%
This German theoretical physicist writes a letter to fellow physicist Wolfgang Pauli, in which he describes his uncertainty principle for the first time.
1927
Werner Heisenberg
32.3%
Albert Einstein
50.9%
Erwin Schrödinger
13.9%
Ernest Rutherford
1.6%

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