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Quiz Updated Feb 23, 2012

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Members of President Nixon's Administration are sentenced to prison after this famous scandal Watergate Scandal
93.7%
This game show, now hosted by Pat Sajak and Vanna White, airsWheel of Fortune
87.6%
This world-famous software company is founded in Albuquerque, New Mexico Microsoft
81.9%
Junko Tabei became the first woman to summit this mountainMount Everest
81.7%
This woman wins the leadership of the UK Conservative PartyMargaret Thatcher
79.7%
This silent film star is knighted by Elizabeth II of the United KingdomCharlie Chaplin
72.3%
President Ford posthumously pardoned this Civil War GeneralRobert E. Lee
72.2%
The Vietnam War ends when Communist forces take this citySaigon
63%
NBC airs its first episode of this still-running comedy showSaturday Night Live
61.2%
This Teamsters Union president famously goes missingJimmy Hoffa
56.2%
Comoros declared its independence from this countryFrance
53.4%
Delegates of this oil cartel are kidnapped in ViennaOPEC
48.1%
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The world's first successfully predicted earthquake occurs in this country, killing thousandsChina (Haicheng Earthquake)
47.3%
This Spanish dictator dies, marking Spain's transition into democracyFrancisco Franco
45%
Great Britain declares membership of this military organization to be illegalIrish Republican Army
43%
Muhammad Ali defeats this man during the Thrilla in Manila Joe Frazier
41.2%
This theme park is opened in Williamsburg, VirginiaBusch Gardens
38%
This British musical that became a cult classic opens on BroadwayThe Rocky Horror Show
36.3%
Mozambique gains independence from this countryPortugal
31.2%
The Suez Canal is re-opened following this conflictSix-Day War
27.9%
This member of the Manson family tries to assassinate President FordLynette Fromme
23.5%
This Academy Award winning film directed by MiloŇ° Forman is releasedOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
11.7%
This NASA Spacecraft is launched to MarsViking 1
9.5%
This iconic painting by Rembrandt is vandalized by Dutch nationalist(s)The Night Watch
7.6%

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