On This Day: October 18th Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Oct 18, 2017

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This novel by Herman Melville is first published in London.
1851
Moby-Dick; or, The Whale
93.8%
Great Expectations
2.3%
The Call of the Wild
2.2%
Crime and Punishment
1.7%
This territory, purchased from Russia for $7.2 million, is formally transferred to the United States.
1867
Alaska
92.2%
Louisiana
5.2%
Oregon
1%
Texas
0.7%
The British ______ Company (later Corporation) is founded.
1922
Broadcasting
90.6%
Cable
2.7%
Communication
4.7%
Bulletin
0.5%
This rock and roll music pioneer, known for songs like ‘Maybellene’ and ‘Johnny B. Goode’, is born.
1926
Chuck Berry
87.8%
Little Richard
6.8%
Muddy Waters
1.5%
Fats Domino
2.2%
The United States takes possession of this Caribbean island from Spain.
1898
Puerto Rico
83%
Guam
6.6%
Hispaniola
6.8%
Jamaica
2.2%
Argentine military officer and politician Juan Perón marries this actress.
1945
Eva Duarte
76.2%
Cristina Fernández
2.8%
Libertad Lamarque
0.6%
Eva Gabor
18.4%
Texas Instruments begins selling the first ______ radio.
1954
Transistor
67%
Two-way
7.3%
High Frequency
3.6%
FM
19.9%

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