On This Day: July 27th II Quiz Stats

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A memorial to veterans of this war, fought from 1950-1953, is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
1995
Korean War
87.6%
Vietnam War
8.9%
World War II
1.9%
First Indochina War
0.7%
With the Democrats having already nominated John F. Kennedy, this vice president and former senator is overwhelmingly selected as the Republican nominee for President of the United States.
1960
Richard Nixon
79.3%
Barry Goldwater
13.4%
John D. Rockefeller
5%
Ronald Reagan
1.9%
The Department of Foreign Affairs, the first US federal agency, is established. It is now known by this name.
1789
Department of State
76.1%
Department of Defense
9.9%
Department of Justice
1.9%
Department of Homeland Security
12%
This Dutch Post-Impressionist painter shoots himself in the chest (he would die from the injury two days later).
1890
Vincent van Gogh
66.7%
Paul Gauguin
15.9%
Paul Cézanne
8.6%
Henri Matisse
8.6%
This former Mariner, Ranger, and Yankee shortstop and third baseman, who retired with 696 home runs but with a legacy tainted by admitted steroid use, is born.
1975
Alex Rodriguez
56.6%
Ken Griffey Jr.
6.3%
Barry Bonds
26.4%
Sammy Sosa
10%
The London Summer Olympics begin with an opening ceremony directed by this English filmmaker known for ‘Trainspotting’ and ‘Slumdog Millionaire.’
2012
Danny Boyle
53.2%
Guy Ritchie
16%
Ridley Scott
15.5%
Christopher Nolan
14.1%
This embattled political figure submits his resignation as Donald Trump’s chief of staff, ending the shortest non-interim tenure in the position in American history.
2017
Reince Priebus
31.5%
John Kelly
12%
Anthony Scaramucci
52.3%
Andrew Card
3.1%

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