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This French novelist and playwright, who wrote ‘The Three Musketeers’, is born.
1802
Alexandre Dumas
87.7%
Victor Hugo
7.9%
Alexander Pushkin
1.7%
Jules Verne
2.7%
Hiram Bingham III re-discovers this landmark, which he described as ‘the Lost City of the Incas’.
1911
Machu Picchu
82.4%
Chichen Itza
13.4%
Cahuachi
1.1%
Tulum
1.1%
The Treaty of Lausanne, settling the boundaries of modern ______, is signed in Switzerland by Greece, Bulgaria and other countries that fought in World War I.
1923
Turkey
73.9%
Iran
6.7%
Libya
4.7%
Ukraine
10.9%
During an official state visit to Canada, this French president tells a crowd of 100,000 in Montreal, ‘Vive le Québec libre (Long live free Quebec)’. The statement angered the Canadian government and many Canadian citizens.
1967
Charles de Gaulle
67.6%
René Coty
3.1%
Georges Pompidou
12.8%
Jacques Chirac
12.2%
After 17 months of travel, this man leads 148 Mormon pioneers into Salt Lake Valley, resulting in the establishment of Salt Lake City.
1847
Brigham Young
62.1%
Joseph Smith
31.4%
Wilford Woodruff
3.4%
Oliver Cowdery
1.8%
In a now iconic moment in MLB history, Kansas City Royals hitter George Brett has a game-winning home run against the New York Yankees nullified because his bat ______.
1983
Had Too Much Pine Tar
44.9%
Had Cork Inside
26.1%
Was Aluminum
12.6%
Was Too Long
11.8%
The draft of the British Mandate of ______ was formally confirmed by the Council of the League of Nations. It came into effect the following year.
1922
Palestine
37%
India
26%
South Africa
7.6%
Hong Kong
26.4%

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