On This Day: January 16th II Quiz Stats

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After leading a coup against the monarchy, _______ takes over as Prime Minister of Libya.
1970
Muammar Gaddafi
89%
Anwar Sadat
5.5%
Moncef Marzouki
1.1%
Omar al‑Bashir
2.8%
The first edition of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha, by this author, is published in Madrid.
1605
Miguel de Cervantes
86.5%
Federico García Lorca
2.5%
Gabriel García Márquez
7.1%
Francisco de Quevedo
3.8%
Virginia enacts the Statute for _______ Freedom, authored by Thomas Jefferson.
1786
Religious
86.3%
Peaceful
3.6%
Educational
6.5%
Occupational
3%
The Scottish Parliament ratifies the Act of Union, paving the way for the creation of _______.
1707
Great Britain
77.5%
England
1.9%
Wales
14.7%
Ireland
5.5%
This musical, featuring songs such as 'It Takes A Woman' and 'Motherhood', opens on Broadway, beginning a run of 2,844 performances.
1964
Hello, Dolly!
58.7%
The King and I
14.9%
Fiddler on the Roof
15.1%
Cats
9.8%
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is sworn in as president of _______, becoming Africa's first female elected head of state.
2006
Liberia
56.6%
Egypt
6.7%
Somalia
9.8%
Malawi
25.1%
This American filmmaker, known for Halloween and The Thing, is born in Carthage, New York.
1948
John Carpenter
56.5%
Wes Craven
33.7%
Clive Barker
4.2%
George Romero
4.7%

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