On This Day: May 8th Quiz Stats

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At Gilmore's Gardens in New York City, the first Westminster Kennel Club ______ Show opens.
1877
Dog
95.9%
Cat
1.1%
Horse
1.6%
Pig
0.9%
______ Day is celebrated to mark the end of World War II in Europe.
1945
V-E
78.3%
Armistice
15.8%
Peace
1.9%
Allies
1.4%
This American film studio, whose logo features a mountain with an arc of stars above, is founded.
1912
Paramount Pictures
73.4%
Columbia Pictures
14.5%
20th Century Fox
7.2%
Warner Bros.
2.8%
The capital of the Confederate States of America moves from Montgomery, Alabama to this city.
1861
Richmond
70.4%
Charlotte
6.3%
Raleigh
6.1%
Charleston
17.1%
Reinhold Messner and Peter Habeler make the first ascent of Mount Everest without this.
1978
Supplemental Oxygen
66.6%
A Sherpa
24.7%
Stopping at Base Camp
4.7%
Crampons
1.1%
The World Health Organization confirms the eradication of this infectious disease.
1980
Smallpox
53.4%
Polio
35.9%
Tuberculosis
5%
Malaria
2.6%
This former US President, known for launching the Marshall Plan to rebuild the economy of Western Europe, is born.
1884
Harry S. Truman
53.4%
Dwight D. Eisenhower
16%
Herbert Hoover
7.3%
Woodrow Wilson
21.6%

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