On This Day: October 8th II Quiz Stats

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Team owner Walter O'Malley announces that the ______ Dodgers are moving to Los Angeles.
1957
Brooklyn
93.3%
Queens
1.2%
Manhattan
3.2%
Bronx
1.3%
The Second ______ War between several western powers and China begins with the Arrow Incident on the Pearl River.
1856
Opium
92.8%
Cannabis
0.4%
Tobacco
4.4%
Coffee
2.3%
In the Argonne Forest of this country, US Corporal Alvin C. York kills 28 German soldiers and captures 132, a feat that will earn him the Medal of Honor.
1918
France
86.4%
Italy
5.5%
Spain
2.6%
Russia
4.7%
Musician Peter Gene Hernandez, known professionally by this stage name, is born.
1985
Bruno Mars
82%
The Weeknd
7.6%
Post Malone
5.6%
Trey Songz
3.3%
______ National Bank collapses due to fraud and mismanagement. At the time, it is the largest bank failure in US history.
1974
Franklin
66.2%
Adams
11.3%
Revere
14.8%
Paine
6.4%
Known as the Eulmi incident, Queen Min of Joseon, the last empress of ______, is assassinated by Japanese infiltrators inside Gyeongbok Palace.
1895
Korea
55.6%
Abyssinia
3.7%
Siam
32.8%
Ceylon
7.6%
This Kenyan political activist becomes the first African woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for ‘her contribution to sustainable development, democracy and peace.’
2004
Wangari Maathai
43.2%
Rigoberta Menchú
14%
Malala Yousafzai
31.4%
Vandana Shiva
9.8%

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