On This Day: September 2nd II Quiz Stats

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The British Royal Navy starts bombardment of Copenhagen to prevent Denmark from giving up its fleet to this man.
1807
Napoleon Bonaparte
87.4%
Maximilien Robespierre
3.2%
Charles the Great
2.5%
Ivan the Terrible
6.8%
Hours after Japan’s surrender, this Vietnamese Communist leader, paraphrasing the US Declaration of Independence, proclaims his country’s independence from France.
1945
Ho Chi Minh
82.4%
Chiang Kai-shek
5.7%
Mao Zedong
5.1%
Ngo Dinh Diem
5.7%
This organization launches its Human Rights Now! tour at Wembley Stadium in London, meant to mark the 40th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
1988
Amnesty International
74.2%
Human Rights Watch
12.5%
Greenpeace
9.8%
Médecins Sans Frontières
1.5%
This Academy Award-nominated actress, known for her portrayal of artist Frida Kahlo in a 2002 film, is born in Veracruz, Mexico.
1966
Salma Hayek
71.1%
Penélope Cruz
21.3%
Eva Longoria
4.4%
Raquel Welch
1.6%
Union General William Tecumseh Sherman captures and burns this Southern city, setting the stage for his March to the Sea.
1864
Atlanta
66.1%
Savannah
14%
Charleston
11.7%
New Orleans
7.7%
This future CIA director and US President, born in Massachusetts, bails from a burning plane in the Pacific.
1944
George H. W. Bush
63%
John F. Kennedy
15.5%
George W. Bush
9.3%
Gerald Ford
11.5%
This film-noir about an American investigating a suspicious death in Vienna, starring Orson Welles and written by the novelist Graham Greene, is released in London, a day after its Grand Gala World Premiere in Hastings.
1949
The Third Man
48.4%
The Quiet American
20.8%
The Maltese Falcon
22.5%
The Big Sleep
6.9%

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