On This Day: September 11th II Quiz Stats

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This colonel, who would later become the most infamous traitor of the American Revolution, leads 1100 Continental troops out of Cambridge, MA on a campaign to Quebec.
1775
Benedict Arnold
88.5%
Charles Cornwallis
4.9%
Nathanael Greene
4.1%
Horatio Gates
2.4%
In his role as Independent Counsel, this lawyer submits his report to the US Congress accusing President Bill Clinton of 11 impeachable offenses.
1998
Kenneth Starr
76%
Newt Gingrich
13.4%
Louis Freeh
2.9%
Jack Kemp
6%
William Sidney Porter, author of classic stories like ‘The Gift of the Magi’ and better known by this pen name that also serves as the name of annual short story prize, is born in North Carolina.
1862
O. Henry
71.8%
Stephen Crane
12.9%
Theodore Dreiser
8.5%
Charles Brockden Brown
6.1%
This MLB team wins their 5th World Series, beating the Chicago Cubs 4 games to 2; they would not win the championship again for 86 years.
1918
Boston Red Sox
68.3%
Chicago White Sox
16.5%
New York Yankees
7.4%
Cleveland Indians
6.8%
‘Oh! Susanna,’ written by this ‘father of American music,’ is first performed in Andrews' Eagle Ice Cream Saloon in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
1847
Stephen Foster
62.4%
Ira Gerswhin
19.5%
Cole Porter
13.3%
Bing Crosby
4.4%
Janet Parker, a British medical photographer, becomes the last person to die of this viral disease, which had continued to kill hundreds of millions since the 1700s.
1978
Smallpox
59.6%
Tuberculosis
7.6%
Bubonic Plague
18.2%
Polio
13.4%
A nationwide referendum in ______ votes to form a devolved parliament within the United Kingdom.
1997
Scotland
57.5%
Gibraltar
6%
Northern Ireland
30.9%
Isle of Wight
4.2%

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