On This Day: September 12th Quiz Stats

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While aboard the Halve Maen, this man begins exploration of the river that will eventually bear his name.
1609
Henry Hudson
92%
Simon Fraser
2.1%
Robert Nelson
0.9%
Alexander MacKenzie
4.9%
At a speech at Rice University, this man reaffirms that the US will put a man on the moon by the end of the decade.
1962
John F. Kennedy
91.6%
Lyndon B. Johnson
4.4%
Robert McNamara
0.7%
James E. Webb
0.5%
Southern Rhodesia, today called this, is annexed by the United Kingdom.
1923
Zimbabwe
73.9%
Namibia
6.7%
Tanzania
11.3%
Kenya
6.4%
Mae Carol Jemison becomes the first African-American woman in space while aboard Space Shuttle Endeavour. Also on board are Mark Lee and Jan Davis, the first ______ in space.
1992
Married Couple
64.6%
Teachers
14.1%
Private Citizens
16.6%
Artists
1%
This American Comedian and actor, known for his self-titled, semi-autobiographical comedy-drama series, is born.
1967
Louis C.K.
63%
Bill Burr
1.5%
Jimmy Fallon
11.5%
Dave Chappelle
20.8%
Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia, 'Messiah' of the ______ movement, is deposed following a military coup by the Derg, ending a reign of 58 years.
1974
Rastafari
60.4%
Scientology
3.1%
Nation of Islam
23.4%
Adventist
9.8%
Cave paintings are discovered in ______, France.
1940
Lascaux
57.9%
Bourges
25.8%
Dunkirk
6.4%
Antibes
7.7%

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