On This Day: July 14th Quiz Stats

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The citizens of Paris storm this fortress. This event is later commemorated as France's National Celebration.
1789
Bastille
95.6%
Louvre
1.1%
Notre-Dame de Paris
1.3%
Arc de Triomphe
2%
This Irish mixed martial artist, the first MMA fighter to crack into the ‘Forbes’ top 100 highest-paid athletes list, is born.
1988
Conor McGregor
79.9%
José Aldo
4.1%
Jon Jones
4.2%
Michael Bisping
5.5%
This famous American West gunfighter and outlaw, also known as William H. Bonney, is killed by Pat Garrett outside Fort Sumner.
1881
Billy the Kid
76.3%
Jesse James
7.6%
Butch Cassidy
4.5%
Buffalo Bill
8%
This scientist arrives at the Gombe Stream Reserve in present-day Tanzania to begin her study of chimpanzees in the wild.
1960
Jane Goodall
72%
Dian Fossey
17.9%
Rosalind Franklin
2.5%
Sylvia Earle
1.6%
The ______ Act becomes law in the United States, making it a federal crime to write, publish, or utter false or malicious statements about the United States government.
1798
Sedition
65.5%
Insubordination
4.5%
Mutiny
2.8%
Treason
25.4%
A monument commemorating this botanist and inventor, who was known for his promotion of alternative crops to cotton, becomes the first US National Monument to honor an African American.
1943
George Washington Carver
64.9%
Garrett Morgan
3.1%
Booker T. Washington
18.9%
W. E. B. Du Bois
7.6%
The first ascent of this alpine mountain is made by Edward Whymper and his party.
1865
Matterhorn
57%
Mont Blanc
15.7%
K2
22.9%
Kangchenjunga
1.8%

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