On This Day: May 21st II Quiz Stats

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______ touches down at Le Bourget Field in Paris, completing the world's first solo nonstop flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
1927
Charles Lindbergh
95.3%
Fred Noonan
0.6%
Howard Hughes
2.4%
Chuck Yeager
1.2%
In St. Peter's Basilica, the Pietà, a sculpture by this Italian Renaissance artist, is damaged by a vandal.
1972
Michelangelo
90%
Titian
1.6%
Rembrandt
4.5%
El Greco
2.9%
This city in Virginia is designated as the new Confederate capital.
1861
Richmond
88.9%
Virginia Beach
0.6%
Alexandria
3.5%
Charlottesville
7%
The United States and Mexico sign an agreement over the distribution of the waters of this river, which had increasingly been diverted to the US for irrigation.
1906
Rio Grande
85.3%
Colorado River
12%
Sacramento River
1.5%
Rio Sonora
1.1%
Amidst growing mass protests in Jakarta, this President of Indonesia resigns.
1998
Suharto
71.4%
Sudirman
6.1%
Wiranto
2.7%
Sukarno
18.6%
This commander of the Schutzstaffel (SS), among the most powerful men in Nazi Germany, is captured by former Soviet POWs.
1945
Heinrich Himmler
62.9%
Joseph Goebbels
30.6%
Wilhelm Keitel
3.5%
Karl Dönitz
2.3%
The US House of Representatives passes the ______ Amendment to the US Constitution, which would grant women the right to vote once passed by the Senate and ratified by the states.
1918
19th
54.1%
20th
12.7%
21st
23.5%
22nd
9.4%

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