On This Day: March 25th Quiz Stats

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This American singer and musician, best known for her rendition of the song ‘Respect’, is born.
1942
Aretha Franklin
91.7%
Diana Ross
3.2%
Patti LaBelle
1%
Dionne Warwick
1.4%
This English singer-songwriter and pianist, who was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 1998, is born.
1947
Elton John
91.6%
Rod Stewart
2.4%
Elvis Costello
1%
George Michael
1.9%
The European Union's Veterinarian Committee bans the export of British beef and its by-products as a result of ______ (Bovine spongiform encephalopathy).
1996
Mad cow disease
88.7%
Foot-in-mouth disease
5.2%
Bubonic plague
1.5%
Rabies
1.1%
This well-known American sports broadcaster, who rose to prominence covering boxer Muhammad Ali, is born.
1918
Howard Cosell
75.2%
Al Michaels
7.7%
Vin Scully
7.3%
Dick Enberg
8.9%
In Augusta, Georgia, Horton Smith wins the first ever ______ Golf Tournament.
1934
Masters
70.7%
US Open
17.8%
British Open
1.5%
PGA Championship
8.4%
This country begins an extensive deportation campaign known as the March Deportation. More than 90,000 ‘enemies of the people’ from the Baltics were deported to forced settlements.
1949
Soviet Union
64.6%
Ukraine
13.7%
Poland
9.8%
Belarus
8.5%
Sir Walter Raleigh is granted a patent to colonize Virginia. Though he never traveled to North America, he sent others to found this ‘Lost Colony’.
1584
Roanoke
61.5%
Jamestown
26.3%
Plymouth
9.4%
Portsmouth
2.6%

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