On This Day: September 14th Quiz Stats

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OPEC, the Organization of Petroleum ______ Countries, is founded.
1960
Exporting
86.3%
Excavating
2.7%
Efficient
1.5%
Energy
8.4%
The Soviet probe Luna 2 crashes onto this celestial body, becoming the first man-made object to reach it.
1959
The Moon
81.7%
The Sun
2.2%
Mars
13.6%
Pluto
1.8%
This English singer-songwriter, whose album ‘Back to Black’ won five Grammy Awards, is born.
1983
Amy Winehouse
76.6%
Adele
17.2%
Lana Del Rey
2.7%
Lily Allen
2.2%
The first American saint, ______, is canonized by Pope Paul VI.
1975
Elizabeth Ann Seton
74.9%
Louise de Marillac
3.8%
Teresa of Ávila
6.2%
Mother Teresa
13.9%
The British Empire adopts this calendar, skipping ahead eleven days.
1752
Gregorian
67.6%
Julian
31.1%
Invariable
0.4%
Florentine
1%
Kiribati, Nauru, and this other country of Oceania join the United Nations.
1999
Tonga
62.7%
Maldives
18.7%
Comoros
6.6%
Seychelles
10.3%
Following William McKinley's assassination on September 6, this man succeeds him as US president.
1901
Theodore Roosevelt
51.4%
William Howard Taft
21.1%
Grover Cleveland
18.3%
Woodrow Wilson
8.9%

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