On This Day: January 21st II Quiz Stats

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This author of 1984 and Animal Farm dies of tuberculosis at just 46 years of age.
1950
George Orwell
97%
James Joyce
0.7%
John Steinbeck
1.6%
Ernest Hemingway
0.6%
This man performs a prison escape at the Halvemaansteeg police station in Amsterdam.
1903
Harry Houdini
92.1%
David Merlini
0.9%
The Amazing Kreskin
2.2%
Hans Klok
4.6%
The USS Nautilus, the world's first operational _______-powered submarine, is launched.
1954
Nuclear
91.9%
Solar
3.5%
Diesel
3.6%
Alcohol
0.4%
This American filmmaker, known as the director of The Greatest Show on Earth, dies in Hollywood at the age of 77.
1959
Cecil B. DeMille
84.4%
Arthur Freed
3.4%
Sam Spiegel
8.2%
Jerome Hellman
3%
This Hall of Fame center for the Houston Rockets is born in Lagos, Nigeria.
1963
Hakeem Olajuwon
62.3%
Dikembe Mutombo
16.9%
Manute Bol
7.9%
Michael Olowokandi
12%
Anti-government demonstrations in this Albanian capital city lead to five deaths.
2011
Tirana
58.3%
Pristina
9.7%
Skopje
13.4%
Sofia
17.2%
Israel withdraws from the Gaza Strip ending a 3-week long war with _______.
2009
Hamas
40.8%
Lebanon
23.3%
Egypt
31.7%
Al-Qaeda
2.9%

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