On This Day: July 16th Quiz Stats

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The ______ Age begins when the United States successfully detonates a plutonium-based test nuclear weapon near Alamogordo, New Mexico.
1945
Atomic
90.4%
Golden
3.6%
Fusion
2.1%
Fire
0.7%
Apollo 11, the first mission to land astronauts on the Moon, is launched from the Kennedy Space Center in ______.
1969
Florida
82.1%
South Carolina
1.1%
Texas
10.9%
California
1.8%
This American actor and comedian, who rose to prominence in the mid-1990s as a cast member on ‘Saturday Night Live’, is born.
1967
Will Ferrell
74%
Steve Carell
10.9%
Ben Stiller
8.2%
Paul Rudd
3%
Father Junípero Serra founds California's first mission. Over the following decades, it evolves into this border city.
1769
San Diego
65.8%
Los Angeles
8.6%
Tijuana
22.1%
Escondido
3.4%
The District of Columbia is established as the capital of the US after the Residence Act is signed into law. The federal government was located in ______ at the time the bill was passed.
1790
New York
62.9%
Boston
16.4%
Baltimore
13.7%
Charleston
5.3%
This man hits safely for his 56th consecutive game, a MLB record that still stands today.
1941
Joe DiMaggio
61.3%
Mickey Mantle
11.4%
Ted Williams
8.7%
Lou Gehrig
16.2%
This Chicago landmark, considered the city's most ambitious early 21st-century architectural project, is opened to the public.
2004
Millennium Park
43.6%
Navy Pier
8.2%
Willis Tower
38.3%
Magnificent Mile
5.2%

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