On This Day: January 15th II Quiz Stats

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The first newspaper written entirely in _______ is published in Paarl, South Africa.
1876
Afrikaans
89.5%
Amharic
3%
Hausa
1.5%
Yoruba
2.7%
Swan Lake, a ballet by this composer, debuts at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg.
1895
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
85.4%
Felix Mendelssohn
0.9%
Igor Stravinsky
9.4%
Ludwig Minkus
0.8%
For his portrayal of Idi Amin in The Last King of Scotland, __________ takes home the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture.
2007
Forest Whitaker
79.2%
Don Cheadle
4%
Denzel Washington
6.4%
Morgan Freeman
6.3%
Dolores O'Riordan, best known as the singer of this band, dies in London at age 46.
2018
The Cranberries
79.1%
Evanescence
4.4%
The Pretenders
10.1%
Veruca Salt
2%
The University of Notre Dame receives its charter from this US state.
1844
Indiana
72.8%
North Carolina
8.4%
Massachusetts
13.6%
Florida
2.2%
This museum, now home to the Rosetta Stone and Michelangelo's 'Study for Adam', opens to the public.
1759
The British Museum
54.2%
The Louvre
32.5%
Metropolitan Museum of Art
5.6%
Uffizi Gallery
7.5%
This Hungarian-American physicist, known as 'the father of the hydrogen bomb', is born in Budapest.
1908
Edward Teller
38.2%
John von Neumann
34.9%
Eugene Wigner
9.9%
Cornelius Lanczos
13.2%

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