On This Day: March 9th Quiz Stats

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This iconic fashion doll makes its debut at the American International Toy Fair in New York.
1959
Barbie
93.7%
Raggedy Ann
2.9%
Strawberry Shortcake
1%
Rainbow Kate
0.4%
US President Franklin D. Roosevelt submits the Emergency Banking Act to Congress, the first of his ______ policies.
1933
New Deal
90.8%
Square Deal
3.2%
Good Deal
3.4%
Nice Deal
1.5%
This Russian cosmonaut, the first man to journey into outer space, is born.
1934
Yuri Gagarin
89.8%
Alexey Leonov
3.9%
Anton Shkaplerov
3.1%
Ivan Drago
1.6%
The US Supreme Court rules that captive Africans who had seized control of the ship carrying them had been taken into slavery illegally. What was the ship that carried them called?
1841
La Amistad
83%
Santa Maria
4.3%
The Essex
7.9%
RMS Lusitania
4.4%
The Space Shuttle ______ makes its final landing after 39 flights.
2011
Discovery
70.8%
Apollo
11.5%
Gemini
3.3%
Columbus
12.3%
During the Mexican Revolution, this man leads nearly 500 Mexican raiders in an attack against the border town of Columbus, New Mexico.
1916
Pancho Villa
66.5%
Emiliano Zapata
21.2%
Benito Juárez
8.5%
Enrique Peña Nieto
2.9%
The fleet of Pedro Álvares Cabral leaves Lisbon for the Indies. The fleet will ‘discover’ ______, which lies within boundaries granted to Portugal in the Treaty of Tordesillas.
1500
Brazil
55.1%
Hispaniola
31.2%
Chile
5%
Florida
8.7%

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