On This Day: September 1st Quiz Stats

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This Cuban-American singer-songwriter, who started off her career as the lead singer of the band Miami Sound Machine, is born.
1957
Gloria Estefan
87.5%
Selena
3.6%
Jennifer Lopez
4.6%
Shakira
2.9%
This city in Russia changes its name to Petrograd.
1914
St. Petersburg
75.7%
Moscow
6.2%
Sochi
4.7%
Irkutsk
12.8%
A joint American–French expedition locates the wreckage of the RMS ______.
1985
Titanic
70.8%
Carpathia
2.9%
Lusitania
19.6%
Queen Mary
5%
This Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Ernest Hemingway is first published.
1952
The Old Man and the Sea
62.2%
For Whom the Bell Tolls
33%
A Moveable Feast
1.3%
To Have and Have Not
2.3%
Iceland expands its fishing zone, putting it into conflict with the United Kingdom and beginning the ______ Wars.
1958
Cod
55.5%
Carp
4.4%
Tuna
19.2%
Whale
19.3%
The Tremont Street Subway in this city opens, becoming the first underground rapid transit system in North America.
1897
Boston
37.6%
Philadelphia
8.7%
New York
43.5%
Chicago
10.1%
The last known ______ pigeon, a female named Martha, dies in captivity in the Cincinnati Zoo.
1914
Passenger
33%
Carrier
43.1%
Homing
11.2%
Messenger
12%

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