On This Day: June 12th II Quiz Stats

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In London, Queen Elizabeth II opens a reconstruction of the Globe Theatre, an Elizabethan playhouse historically associated with this poet and playwright.
1997
William Shakespeare
95.3%
Charles Dickens
1.2%
Edgar Allan Poe
1.1%
Oscar Wilde
1.4%
This country holds their first ever presidential elections, resulting in victory for Boris Yeltsin.
1991
Russia
94.5%
Bulgaria
0.7%
Romania
1.4%
Ukraine
2.5%
England installs a municipal government in this city, formerly the Dutch settlement of New Amsterdam.
1665
New York
88.4%
Boston
3.2%
Philadelphia
3.2%
Jamestown
5.1%
Martial law is declared in ______. The British offer to pardon all colonists who lay down their arms, except for Samuel Adams and John Hancock.
1775
Massachusetts
80.7%
Maine
1.1%
Virginia
15.9%
Georgia
2.1%
In this city, Anne Frank receives a diary for her thirteenth birthday.
1942
Amsterdam
79.3%
Paris
1%
Berlin
7.8%
Warsaw
11.5%
This film, directed by Steven Spielberg, executive produced by George Lucas, and starring Harrison Ford, premiers.
1981
Raiders of the Lost Ark
77.2%
The Empire Strikes Back
16.1%
American Graffiti
3%
Blade Runner
3%
Incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad wins a disputed election in ______, leading to wide-ranging local and international protests.
2009
Iran
70%
Pakistan
17.3%
India
3.1%
Turkey
8.4%

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