On This Day: September 26th Quiz Stats

 Plays Quiz Updated Sep 26, 2017

Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/7 Timer 03:00
0 Plays Today
Question Answer Wrong Answers
This scientist publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity.
1905
Albert Einstein
89.5%
Nikola Tesla
1.6%
Thomas Edison
4.3%
Niels Bohr
0.9%
In Chicago, the first televised presidential debate takes place between candidates John F. Kennedy and ______.
1960
Richard Nixon
76.5%
Adlai Stevenson II
5.5%
Dwight D. Eisenhower
5.3%
Barry Goldwater
8.7%
This baseball player sets a Major League record by throwing his fifth no-hitter.
1981
Nolan Ryan
71.9%
Tom Seaver
10%
Steve Carlton
7.1%
Bob Gibson
6.7%
The city council of Amsterdam votes to support William of Orange's invasion of England, which becomes the ______ Revolution.
1687
Glorious
64%
Remarkable
1.9%
Grand
15.9%
Noble
17%
This man is appointed as the first United States Secretary of State.
1789
Thomas Jefferson
63.4%
John Marshall
14%
James Madison
18.3%
Robert Smith
2.3%
This English sea captain finishes his circumnavigation of the Earth.
1580
Francis Drake
56.8%
Walter Raleigh
8.6%
John Hawkins
1.7%
Ferdinand Magellan
32.8%
This British poet and playwright, a Nobel Prize laureate known for his contributions to the Modernist movement, is born.
1888
T. S. Eliot
53.7%
Ernest Hemingway
11.6%
Walt Whitman
13.3%
William Wordsworth
18.1%

Today's Daily Dose

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Join for Free
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.

Details: