On This Day: October 1st Quiz Stats

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Sony launches the first consumer ______ disc player.
1982
Compact
94.3%
Mini
2.1%
Condensed
0.5%
Compressed
1.2%
This former peanut farmer from Georgia, the 39th President of the United States and a Nobel Prize laureate, is born.
1924
Jimmy Carter
91.2%
Ronald Reagan
3.1%
Bill Clinton
1.5%
Lyndon B. Johnson
3.8%
Francisco Franco is named head of the Nationalist government of ______.
1936
Spain
83.7%
Portugal
4.1%
Mexico
4.9%
Panama
6.3%
The People's Republic of China is established and declared by this man.
1949
Mao Zedong
82.7%
Chiang Kai-shek
11.2%
Xi Jinping
3.4%
Lin Biao
1.4%
This national park in northern California, known for its granite cliffs, waterfalls, and giant sequoia groves, is established by the US Congress.
1890
Yosemite
79.8%
Yellowstone
15.7%
Olympic
1.9%
Crater Lake
2.5%
With a heavyweight championship on the line, Muhammad Ali defeats Joe Frazier in a boxing match in the Philippines. The fight is dubbed the ______.
1975
Thrilla in Manila
76.9%
Rumble in the Jungle
19.6%
Thunder in the Night
1.1%
Unfinished Business
0.9%
This popular TV channel, know for its animated shows like ‘Dexter's Laboratory’ and ‘The Powerpuff Girls’, is launched.
1992
Cartoon Network
57.2%
Nickelodeon
35.2%
Disney Channel
3%
Comedy Central
2.5%

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