On This Day: March 28th Quiz Stats

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This American singer-songwriter, known for her hits ‘Poker Face’ and ‘Just Dance’, is born.
1986
Lady Gaga
86.4%
Kelly Clarkson
2.4%
Katy Perry
4.6%
Taylor Swift
4.7%
This former Olympian, a four-time gold medalist in the 1936 Berlin games, is posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal by US President George H. W. Bush.
1990
Jesse Owens
83.8%
Carl Lewis
6.2%
Jim Thorpe
6.1%
Dick Fosbury
1.5%
A coolant leak at the ______ Mile Island Unit 2 nuclear reactor leads to a partial nuclear meltdown, the most significant accident in US commercial nuclear power plant history.
1979
Three
79.8%
Eight
8.2%
Nine
8%
Long
2.6%
During the Spanish Civil War, General Francisco Franco conquers this capital city after a three-year siege.
1939
Madrid
66.5%
Lisbon
7%
Barcelona
20.1%
Valencia
5.3%
Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a powered ______ after taking off from a water runway near Marseilles, France.
1910
Seaplane
63.9%
Helicopter
8.1%
Blimp
13.1%
Hot Air Balloon
14.2%
Union forces stop a Confederate invasion of this southwestern territory, ending the Battle of Glorieta Pass during the American Civil War.
1862
New Mexico
53.1%
California
6%
Utah
4.9%
Texas
35.8%
The Treaty of ______ is signed, ending a conflict between the French Republic and the Kingdom of Naples, one of the wars of the French Revolution.
1801
Florence
29.1%
Paris
21.5%
Versailles
38.4%
Rome
10.9%

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