On This Day: March 26th Quiz Stats

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______, famous for playing Spock on ‘Star Trek’, is born.
1931
Leonard Nimoy
91.9%
William Shatner
4%
George Takei
2.2%
James Doohan
0.6%
This American singer-songwriter, who was a former member of ‘The Supremes', is born.
1944
Diana Ross
88.1%
Donna Summer
4.2%
Tina Turner
3%
Dionne Warwick
2.9%
The Battle of ______ ends as the island is officially secured by American forces.
1945
Iwo Jima
84.2%
Normandy
10.5%
Crete
1.4%
Singapore
1.6%
A political cartoon in the Boston Gazette first coins this term, which is used to describe oddly shaped electoral districts designed to help incumbents win reelection.
1812
Gerrymander
80%
Filibuster
8.3%
Muckraker
5.7%
Coattails
6%
This book, published by Joseph Smith, is first sold in Palmyra, New York.
1830
Book of Mormon
78.8%
Gospel of Thomas
1.7%
Battlefield Earth
1.6%
Book of Latter-day Saints
17.5%
This American poet and playwright, known for his work ‘The Road Not Taken’, is born.
1874
Robert Frost
73.7%
Walt Whitman
19.2%
Wallace Stevens
1.5%
Langston Hughes
4.5%
Thirty-nine bodies are found in the Heaven's Gate mass suicides. Members of this cult believed in an extraterrestrial spacecraft following this comet.
1997
Hale–Bopp
52.6%
Halley's
37%
Hyakutake
2.5%
Kohoutek
5.4%

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