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This scientist’s theory of general relativity is tested (and later confirmed) by Arthur Eddington and Andrew Claude de la Cherois Crommelin.
1919
Albert Einstein
90.9%
Marie Curie
2%
Niels Bohr
2.1%
Erwin Schrödinger
2.2%
This territory, particularly famous today for its cheese production, is admitted as the 30th US state.
1848
Wisconsin
89.4%
Minnesota
3.8%
Iowa
3.9%
North Dakota
2.2%
This Founding Father, who is famously credited with saying ‘Give me liberty, or give me death,’ is born.
1736
Patrick Henry
79.3%
Benjamin Franklin
13.5%
Paul Revere
5.5%
John Jay
1.6%
Edmund Hillary and Sherpa ______ become the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
1953
Tenzing Norgay
72.8%
Temba Tsheri
8.7%
Pemba Dorje
6.1%
Lakpa Gelu
9.4%
Emperor ______ of Mexico arrives in Mexico for the first time.
1864
Maximilian I
72.7%
Charles VIII
5.3%
Louis XII
6.5%
Napoleon III
14.2%
In the May Coup, Alexander I, King of Serbia, and Queen Draga, are assassinated in Belgrade by this organization, which would later play a significant role in the outbreak of WWI.
1903
Black Hand
60.6%
Sicilian Mafia
9.1%
Freemasons
8.2%
Albanian Mafia
19.8%
The Russian parliament elects this man as president of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic.
1990
Boris Yeltsin
54.4%
Mikhail Gorbachev
34.9%
Dmitry Medvedev
3.6%
Leonid Brezhnev
3.8%

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