On This Day: January 17th II Quiz Stats

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News first breaks of US President Bill Clinton's affair with this woman.
1997
Monica Lewinsky
96.5%
Linda Tripp
1%
Nancy Pelosi
0.9%
Stephanie Clifford
0.4%
Bobby Fischer, undisputed World ______ Champion from 1972-75, dies in Reykjavík at age 64.
2008
Chess
94.8%
Tennis
2.1%
Scrabble
1%
Billiards
0.8%
Pope Gregory XI moves the Papacy from Avignon back to _______.
1377
Rome
94.1%
Venice
2.2%
Florence
2.4%
Naples
1.3%
At the 67th Golden Globes ceremony, ______ wins the Best Actress award for her role in The Blind Side.
2010
Sandra Bullock
86.3%
Julia Roberts
4.8%
Halle Berry
4.6%
Carey Mulligan
2.8%
_______, publisher of Poor Richard's Almanack whose likeness is featured on the $100 bill, is born in Boston.
1706
Benjamin Franklin
85.2%
Thomas Jefferson
5.5%
Ulysses Grant
3.1%
Alexander Hamilton
5.9%
President Ferdinand Marcos puts an end to 8 years of martial law in this nation.
1981
Philippines
78.8%
Spain
10.6%
Malaysia
2.1%
Chile
7.6%
Captain James Cook's Resolution becomes the first ship to cross this line, 66°33′ south of the Equator.
1773
Antarctic Circle
32.1%
Tropic of Capricorn
35.3%
Arctic Circle
5.7%
Tropic of Cancer
26.4%

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