On This Day: November 16th Quiz Stats

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Following the Treaty of Waitangi signed earlier in the year, New Zealand officially becomes a colony of this national empire.
1840
United Kingdom
91.5%
France
2.1%
United States
0.9%
The Netherlands
4.7%
UNESCO, which stands for United Nations ___, ___, and ___ ___ is founded and signed in London.
1945
Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization
85.5%
Entertainment, Song, Cinema Origins
0.9%
Estate, Signage, Conflict Ordeals
1.7%
Environmental, Scale, Continental Organization
9.9%
After suffering a heart attack ten days earlier, this actor, who played Rhett Butler in 'Gone With the Wind', passes away.
1960
Clark Gable
85%
Jimmy Stewart
1.6%
Cary Grant
5.4%
Humphrey Bogart
5.8%
This state, nicknamed the 'Sooner State', is admitted to the Union, becoming the 46th state.
1907
Oklahoma
84.3%
Indiana
5.6%
Illinois
3.1%
Kansas
5.3%
This important commercial street in New York City, on which present-day Tiffany & Co. and Saks reside, opens.
1824
Fifth Avenue
82.3%
Madison Avenue
10.1%
Wall Street
5.6%
Broadway
2%
US President Bill Clinton visits this nation, becoming the first high-ranking US leader to visit since 1975.
2000
Vietnam
71.9%
Cuba
18.3%
Laos
1.9%
Cambodia
5.5%
This author of 'The Idiot' and 'Crime and Punishment', is sentenced to death by Russian authorities for alleged anti-government activities. His sentence is later commuted to hard labor.
1849
Fyodor Dostoevsky
62.7%
Leo Tolstoy
32.5%
Mikhail Bulgakov
1.6%
Ivan Turgenev
2%

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