On This Day: July 29th II Quiz Stats

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In the midst of the Irish ______ Famine, a group of Irish nationalists lead an unsuccessful rebellion against British rule, known today as the Tipperary Revolt.
1848
Potato
98.5%
Corn
0.5%
Meat
0.3%
Bread
0.6%
This technology company releases the now widely used Windows 10 operating system.
2015
Microsoft
93.8%
Apple
2.6%
Intel
1%
IBM
1.3%
The United States and this nation sign the Harris Treaty in Edo Bay, securing commercial and diplomatic privileges for the US.
1858
Japan
73.4%
China
8.6%
Philippines
14.6%
India
3%
In Italy, ______ is assassinated by the anarchist Gaetano Bresci.
1900
King Umberto I
70.2%
Queen Isabella II
4.2%
King Ferdinand VII
22.8%
King Charles II
2.2%
In this American city, David Berkowitz, a.k.a. the 'Son of Sam,' begins the first of a series of shooting attacks.
1976
New York
61%
Seattle
6.8%
Boston
16.5%
Los Angeles
14.7%
This Canadian-American journalist and author, who along with Tom Brokaw and Dan Rather formed the 'Big Three' American news anchors, is born.
1938
Peter Jennings
55.4%
Brian Williams
2.8%
Walter Cronkite
36%
Edward R. Murrow
5.2%
Rajiv Gandhi, Prime Minister of India, and J. R. Jayewardene, President of ______, sign an accord in an effort to quell ethnic issues in the region.
1987
Sri Lanka
25.1%
Bangladesh
16.4%
Myanmar
2.7%
Pakistan
54.7%

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