On This Day: September 13th Quiz Stats

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Henry Bliss is the first person in the United States to be killed in a ______ accident.
1899
Motor Vehicle
87.9%
Train
6.8%
Mining
3.7%
Construction
1.4%
This British novelist and poet, known for his many children’s books, like ‘Matilda’ and ‘The Witches’, is born.
1916
Roald Dahl
85%
Dr. Seuss
1.8%
C. S. Lewis
10.3%
Ian Fleming
2.4%
This first installment of this popular video game series is released in Japan for the NES.
1985
Super Mario Bros.
83.7%
Metroid
1.7%
Sonic the Hedgehog
11.7%
Mega Man
1.6%
This man is appointed General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
1953
Nikita Khrushchev
68.6%
Joseph Stalin
25.1%
Vyacheslav Molotov
2%
Konstantin Chernenko
3.1%
The British fail to capture ______, a turning point in the War of 1812, and also the inspiration for the Francis Scott Key poem that would later become the US national anthem.
1814
Baltimore
63.1%
New York
10.9%
Atlanta
5%
Philadelphia
20.9%
‘The Declaration on the Rights of ______ Peoples’ is adopted by the United Nations General Assembly.
2007
Indigenous
52.8%
Refugee
13.1%
Immigrant
7.5%
All
24.9%
The Great Fire of Smyrna commences. It is one of the final acts of this war.
1922
Greco-Turkish War
43.4%
World War I
22.4%
First Balkan War
23.6%
Greco-Italian War
9.7%

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