On This Day: June 16th II Quiz Stats

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The ‘Switchback Railway’, the first roller coaster designed as an amusement ride in America, opens in New York’s ______ amusement park.
1884
Coney Island
95.4%
Cedar Point
1.8%
Kings Island
1.4%
Knoebels
0.5%
With the American Revolution in progress, this nation declares war on the Kingdom of Great Britain, leading to the Great Siege of Gibraltar.
1779
Spain
92.6%
Russia
4.5%
Sweden
1.5%
Switzerland
1.2%
This American automobile company headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, known for introducing methods for large-scale manufacturing, is incorporated.
1903
Ford Motor Company
83.7%
General Motors Company
12.4%
Chrysler Corporation
2.4%
Mazda Motor Corporation
0.5%
Marshal Henri Philippe Pétain becomes Chief of State of ______, a de facto client state of Nazi Germany.
1940
Vichy France
74%
Lyon France
8.3%
Marseille France
11.8%
Nantes France
4.6%
This Apache leader, a prominent figure in the Apache Wars who became a celebrity in his old age, is born.
1829
Geronimo
65.6%
Chief Joseph
4.9%
Tecumseh
3.2%
Crazy Horse
25.9%
The Papal conclave of 1846 elects this man as pope, beginning what will become the longest reign for an elected pope in history.
1846
Pius IX
62%
Benedict XVI
10.1%
Paul VI
16.9%
John Paul II
10.3%
______ Disneyland Park, the first Disney Park in Mainland China, opens to the public.
2016
Shanghai
46.3%
Beijing
44.3%
Tianjin
4.7%
Xi'an
3.2%

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