On This Day: September 7th Quiz Stats

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This influential American singer-songwriter, who was killed in a plane crash that later became known as ‘The Day the Music Died’, is born.
1936
Buddy Holly
91.8%
Chuck Berry
3.1%
Eddie Cochran
1.6%
Bill Haley
2.9%
Brazil declares independence from this country, sparking a war that ends with the signing of a treaty officially recognizing the country.
1822
Portugal
90.9%
Great Britain
3.3%
France
4.8%
United States
0.9%
This man becomes the first black man to lead the Anglican Church in South Africa.
1986
Desmond Tutu
89.9%
Albert Lutuli
1.9%
Thabo Mbeki
3.3%
Jacob Zuma
4%
Canada officially cuts diplomatic ties with this nation, closing its embassy in Tehran and ordering the expulsion of diplomats from Ottawa.
2012
Iran
85.4%
Iraq
6.2%
Afghanistan
2.6%
Syria
4.7%
The first of these beauty pageants is held in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
1921
Miss America
82.8%
Miss World
7.1%
Miss Universe
9.4%
Miss International
0.4%
The Pro Football Hall of Fame opens in ______, Ohio with 17 charter members.
1963
Canton
62.9%
Cleveland
19.1%
Columbus
9.4%
Cincinnati
8.1%
This automobile manufacturer asks the United States government for $1.5 billion to avoid bankruptcy.
1979
Chrysler
46.8%
Ford
14.5%
General Motors
37.5%
Toyota
0.6%

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