On This Day: October 9th II Quiz Stats

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The original production of this Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, based on an eponymous French novel by Gaston Leroux, opens at Her Majesty’s Theatre.
1986
The Phantom of the Opera
92.2%
Wicked
2.4%
Mamma Mia!
2.5%
Whistle Down the Wind
1.5%
President François Mitterrand signs a law prohibiting capital punishment in ______.
1981
France
91.5%
Belgium
3.2%
Denmark
2.1%
Germany
2.1%
Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first head of state of independent ______, is assassinated.
1831
Greece
90.7%
Ukraine
4.5%
Egypt
3.1%
Italy
1.6%
Generators at Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begin to generate electricity from the ______, transmitting it 266 miles to Los Angeles.
1936
Colorado River
85.2%
Rio Grande
6.6%
Columbia River
4.8%
Snake River
2.9%
A day after being captured, this Marxist revolutionary is executed for attempting to incite a revolution in Bolivia.
1967
Ernesto ‘Che’ Guevara
81.2%
Raúl Castro
2.2%
Hugo Chávez
12.2%
Camilo Cienfuegos
3.4%
This Mexican-American director and producer, known for films like ‘Pan's Labyrinth’ and ‘The Shape of Water’, is born.
1964
Guillermo del Toro
77.4%
Alejandro González Iñárritu
6.8%
Alfonso Cuarón
8%
Gael García Bernal
7%
This man becomes the first US President to attend a World Series game.
1915
Woodrow Wilson
54.5%
William Howard Taft
16.5%
Theodore Roosevelt
17.7%
Calvin Coolidge
11.1%

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