On This Day: November 12th II Quiz Stats

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The immigrant inspection station on this island in Upper New York Bay, which was the gateway for over 12 million immigrants to the US, ceases operations.
1954
Ellis Island
94.5%
Angel Island
0.7%
Staten Island
3.7%
Governors Island
0.8%
Known locally as the Bay Bridge, the complex of bridges spanning ______ in California opens to traffic.
1936
San Francisco Bay
93.6%
Monterey Bay
2.4%
Santa Monica Bay
3.2%
San Pedro Bay
0.8%
This American actress, who rose to prominence with roles in films like ‘The Princess Diaries’ and ‘The Devil Wears Prada’, is born.
1982
Anne Hathaway
86.9%
Sandra Bullock
2.5%
Natalie Portman
5.4%
Scarlett Johansson
4.4%
Ramzi Yousef is found guilty of masterminding the 1993 ______ bombing in New York.
1997
World Trade Center
83.2%
Empire State Building
6.1%
Statue of Liberty
1.8%
Madison Square Garden
7.6%
Silvio Berlusconi tenders his resignation as Prime Minister of ______, due in large part to the European sovereign debt crisis.
2011
Italy
81.9%
France
2%
Greece
13.1%
Belgium
1.6%
Independent investigative journalist Seymour Hersh breaks the story of this event, later described as ‘the most shocking episode of the Vietnam War’.
1969
My Lai Massacre
75.9%
Gulf of Tonkin Incident
9.9%
Fall of Saigon
9.3%
Operation Rolling Thunder
4.3%
Crown Prince ______ is formally installed as Emperor of Japan, becoming the 125th Japanese monarch.
1990
Akihito
52.8%
Hirohito
28.7%
Yoshihito
13.4%
Mutsuhito
4%

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