On This Day: September 13th II Quiz Stats

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Elton John releases ‘Candle in the Wind 1997,’ a re-written version of the original 1970s song that honored Marilyn Monroe, in memory of this woman who died a few weeks before.
1997
Diana, Princess of Wales
96.2%
June Carter Cash
0.5%
Audrey Hepburn
1.3%
Mother Teresa
0.9%
This Hanna-Barbera cartoon, featuring meddling kids and their canine friend, debuts on CBS.
1969
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!
95%
The Jetsons
1%
Deputy Dawg
0.7%
Huckleberry Hound
2.5%
A Swiss inventor named George de Mestral receives a patent for this type of fastener sometimes found on shoes or wallets.
1955
Velcro
85.4%
Zipper
7.3%
Press Stud
6%
Twist Tie
1%
In South Africa, this Nobel-prize winning Anglican Archbishop leads over 30,000 people on an anti-Apartheid march through Cape Town, the biggest march yet in the country.
1989
Desmond Tutu
82.6%
Nelson Mandela
14.6%
Rowan Williams
0.9%
Walter Max Ulyate Sisulu
0.9%
This Republican member of the US House of Representatives is elected US Senator from Maine, which, after taking her seat, made her the first woman to serve in both houses of the US Congress.
1948
Margaret Chase Smith
56.6%
Hattie Caraway
7%
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
24%
Geraldine Ferraro
12.1%
The University of Mississippi is ordered by an appeals court to admit this man as its first African-American student.
1962
James Meredith
51.6%
Jackie Robinson
5.2%
Ernest Green
14.1%
Emmett Till
28.4%
The Constitutional Convention sitting in Philadelphia sets the date for the first US Presidential election and makes this city the nation’s temporary capital.
1788
New York City
47.5%
Boston
6.2%
Philadelphia
41.8%
Richmond
4.5%

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