On This Day: September 5th II Quiz Stats

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This American boxer, who would eventually change his name to Muhammad Ali, wins the gold medal in light heavyweight boxing at the Rome Olympics.
1960
Cassius Clay
95.9%
Sonny Liston
1.1%
Buster Mathis
1.1%
Ken Norton
0.6%
This American actor, who played Batman in the late 1980s and received an Academy Award nomination for his starring role in ‘Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance),’ is born.
1951
Michael Keaton
85.5%
Val Kilmer
8%
George Clooney
3.4%
Kevin Costner
2.1%
Jack Kerouac publishes this iconic novel of the Beat movement; he reportedly wrote it in 3 weeks.
1957
On the Road
77.4%
Naked Lunch
5.7%
Howl
3.2%
Brave New World
12.5%
Lynette Fromme, a member of the infamous Manson family, attempts to assassinate this US President in Sacramento, California (17 days later, a different person would attempt to do the same).
1975
Gerald Ford
62.6%
Richard Nixon
9.6%
Jimmy Carter
6.9%
Ronald Reagan
19.3%
In one of Hollywood’s first scandals, young actress Virginia Rappe is found dead at a party with this famous comedian and silent film star, who was ultimately acquitted of the crime before dying of a heart attack at 46.
1921
Fatty Arbuckle
47.9%
Buster Keaton
16.9%
Charlie Chaplin
22.4%
Rudolph Valentino
12.1%
This north London football club in the English Premier League, whose players have included Teddy Sheringham, Jürgen Klinsmann, and Harry Kane, is founded.
1882
Tottenham Hotspur
42.1%
Arsenal
46%
Queens Park Rangers
8.5%
Celtic
3%
In response to the French Revolution’s inattention to sexual equality, this playwright and activist writes the ‘Declaration of the Rights of Woman and of the Female Citizen.’
1791
Olympe de Gouges
30.2%
Marie Antoinette
13.3%
Mary Wollstonecraft
29.7%
Charlotte Corday
26.7%

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