On This Day: March 2nd Quiz Stats

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Children's author Theodor Geisel, better known by this pen name, is born.
1904
Dr. Seuss
87.2%
Roald Dahl
4.8%
E. B. White
2%
A. A. Milne
3.1%
This Portuguese explorer lands on the Island of Mozambique during his first voyage around Africa to India.
1498
Vasco da Gama
58.4%
Bartholomeu Dias
5.3%
Ferdinand Magellan
33%
Pedro Alvares Cabral
3.2%
English cleric and theologian John Wesley, known for founding the Christian denomination _____ with his brother Charles, dies.
1791
Methodism
54.5%
Presbyterianism
33.5%
Pentecostalism
6.5%
Congregationalism
3.1%
The first major American campaign in the American Revolution, the siege of this British-controlled city, begins with sustained artillery bombardment.
1776
Boston
51%
New York
11.4%
Savannah
8.4%
Charleston
27.7%
The Great Fire of Meireki begins, claiming an estimated 100,000 lives and destroying the majority of this Japanese city.
1657
Edo
40.9%
Kyoto
40.9%
Kamakura
7.1%
Nagasaki
10.5%
The Pioneer 10 probe is launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida on a mission to this planet.
1972
Jupiter
19.9%
Venus
12.2%
Pluto
6.1%
Mars
58.8%
The short-lived Republic of Texas formally declares its independence from Mexico, with this man as its first President.
1836
David G. Burnet
9.6%
Sam Houston
52.4%
Stephen F. Austin
33.4%
Mirabeau B. Lamar
2.1%

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