On This Day: July 31st II Quiz Stats

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The first US ______ is issued, to inventor Samuel Hopkins for a potash process.
1790
Patent
89.9%
Trademark
4.4%
Copyright
5.3%
Cease and desist
0.3%
A pair of Alabama DJs, in what would be the first of many protests, calls for listeners to burn records by this band after reading that one band member had said the band was “more popular than Jesus.”
1966
The Beatles
89.6%
Rolling Stones
6.2%
Velvet Underground
1.8%
The Who
1.4%
This French aristocrat, who would later play a major role in the French Revolution, is made a major-general of the Continental Army during the American Revolution.
1777
Marquis de Lafayette
70.2%
Maximilien Robespierre
13.4%
Napoleon Bonaparte
15%
Philippe Pétain
1.4%
This Texas Ranger, who holds the MLB record for most strikeouts, becomes the 20th pitcher to win 300 games.
1990
Nolan Ryan
65.9%
Randy Johnson
12.4%
Roger Clemens
15%
Curt Schilling
5.4%
This financier and consultant is fired as White House Communications Director a mere 10 days after the appointment was announced.
2017
Anthony Scaramucci
65.9%
Hope Hicks
1.9%
Reince Priebus
11.8%
Sean Spicer
18.8%
This man, the last German kaiser (emperor), orders Russia to demobilize under threat of war.
1914
Wilhelm II
56.5%
Frederick III
3.7%
Otto von Bismarck
36.6%
Paul von Hindenburg
2.8%
This Jewish chemist, writer, and Holocaust survivor, known for his memoir ‘Survival in Auschwitz,’ is born in Turin, Italy.
1919
Primo Levi
26.4%
Elie Wiesel
50.9%
Guglielmo Marconi
7.3%
Viktor Frankl
14.7%

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