On This Day: March 18th II Quiz Stats

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Governor General Lord Stanley pledges to donate a silver challenge cup, later named after him, as an award for the best ______ team in Canada.
1892
Hockey
92.5%
Lacrosse
2%
Curling
2.4%
Basketball
1.3%
After a brief stint in minor league baseball, this athlete announces his return to pro basketball.
1995
Michael Jordan
90.2%
Charles Barkley
4.1%
Karl Malone
1.3%
Clyde Drexler
1.1%
This mountain, perhaps best known for the 79 AD destruction of Pompeii, erupts in Italy, killing 26 people and causing thousands to flee their homes.
1944
Mount Vesuvius
86%
Mount Etna
8.5%
Mount St. Helens
1.9%
Krakatoa
1.3%
This English businessman and politician, who as Prime Minister was known for his foreign policy of appeasement leading up to World War II, is born.
1869
Neville Chamberlain
75.1%
Stanley Baldwin
1.6%
Ramsay MacDonald
1.2%
Winston Churchill
20.9%
Britain repeals this unpopular Act, which had required printed materials in the colonies be made with special paper from London, and had caused outrage in colonial America.
1766
Stamp Act
68.9%
Stationary Act
7.4%
Paper Act
15.8%
Printing Act
7.9%
Kept secret from congress and the public, US bombers begin a 14-month period of strikes on suspected communist bases and supply camps in this neutral country.
1969
Cambodia
57.4%
Laos
28.2%
Thailand
7.2%
Malaysia
3.9%
Cosmonaut Alexey Leonov becomes the first person to ______.
1965
Walk in Space
54.9%
Travel to Space
19.7%
Eat in Space
4.4%
Photograph Earth from Space
18.3%

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