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Event Year % Correct
D-Day1944
94.5%
Princess Diana killed in car crash1997
87.6%
Richard Nixon resigns1974
86.4%
World Trade Center destroyed2001
80.8%
JFK assassinated1963
77.7%
Hitler bites the dust/Hiroshima bombed1945
73.6%
U.S. boycotts Summer Olympics in Moscow1980
73.4%
World War I begins1914
72.3%
Apollo 11 lands on the moon1969
71.7%
Germany invades Poland and WWII begins1939
71.4%
Berlin Wall falls1989
71%
Titanic sinks1912
69.7%
Last American troops leave Vietnam1975
68.5%
Hurricane Katrina hits New Orleans2005
65.7%
Barack Obama elected2008
65.6%
Treaty of Versailles signed after WWI1919
65%
Cuban Missile Crisis1962
64.7%
Second U.S.-led invasion of Iraq2003
64.1%
Japan attacks Pearl Harbor1941
63.7%
U.S. declares independence1776
63.6%
Hitler becomes Chancellor of Germany1933
63.1%
American Civil War begins1861
60.5%
First U.S.-led invasion of Iraq1991
60.3%
Office of U.S. presidency first occupied1789
58.4%
Battle of Gettysburg1863
58.4%
Columbus lands in the New World1492
58.2%
Abraham Lincoln elected president1860
57.9%
October Revolution in Russia1917
57%
Abraham Lincoln assassinated1865
56.6%
Saddam Hussein executed2006
55.9%
Black Thursday stock market crash1929
54.8%
Challenger disaster1986
54.5%
SCOTUS: Bush v. Gore2000
54.3%
Deepwater Horizon/Gulf of Mexico oil spill2010
54.1%
Clinton impeached1998
53.6%
Winston Churchill dies1965
52.8%
Federal building in Oklahoma City bombed1995
51.5%
Tet Offensive in Vietnam1968
50.8%
World Trade Center bombed, 6 killed1993
50.7%
Queen Elizabeth II crowned1953
50.3%
Sporcle founded2007
47.7%
Vichy government installed in France1940
47.7%
Thomas Jefferson becomes president1801
47.5%
The USSR invades Afghanistan1979
46.8%
Hitler named Führer1934
46.7%
Apartheid ends in South Africa1994
46.1%
WWI western armistice achieved1918
45.4%
Mussolini becomes Italian PM1922
44.4%
Alaska and Hawaii become states1959
44.3%
Lusitania sinks1915
43.8%
Korean War begins1950
43.7%
Indian Ocean tsunami kills thousands2004
43.6%
Louisiana purchased from France by U.S.1803
43.3%
U.K. and Argentina fight in the Falklands1982
41.9%
First African-American U.S. president inaugurated2009
41.9%
William McKinley assassinated1901
41.8%
No Child Left Behind signed by Bush2002
41.8%
American Constitutional Convention1787
41.7%
Nixon visits China1972
40.9%
Stalin kicks the bucket1953
40.6%
Little Rock Central High School integrated1957
40.6%
Battle of Waterloo1815
39.8%
The Wright Flier I takes off at Kitty Hawk1903
39.6%
Adams and Jefferson both die July 41826
39.6%
William I becomes King of England1066
39.4%
Six Day War1967
39%
Gagarin enters space1961
38.4%
Event Year % Correct
First modern Olympics held1896
38.2%
India achieves independence1947
37.7%
The British burn Washington1814
37.5%
Gandhi assassinated1948
37.3%
Magna Carta signed1215
37.2%
Spanish-American War begins1898
35%
Gorbachev becomes Soviet Premier1985
34.7%
Thatcher resigns prime ministership1990
33.9%
Apollo 13 mission1970
33.9%
San Francisco earthquake (4/18 at 5:12 AM)1906
33.7%
Camp David Accords1978
33.7%
LZ 129 Hindenburg destroyed1937
33.3%
Dolly the sheep born from cloning1996
32.1%
Reagan wins electoral college by 512 votes1984
31.8%
Great Fire of London1666
31.8%
Battle of Midway1942
31.5%
First meeting of the U.N.1946
31.3%
Treaty of Paris ends U.S. Rev. War1783
31.2%
NATO bombs Yugoslavia1999
30.1%
Gulf of Tonkin incident1964
29.9%
Louis XVI executed1793
29.6%
Seven Years/French and Indian war ends1763
29.4%
Munich Pact signed1938
28.9%
Eisenhower becomes Supreme Allied Commander in Europe1943
28.6%
Battle of Antietam/Sharpsburg1862
27.5%
Queen Victoria crowned1837
27%
Napoleon crowned Emperor of the French1804
26.9%
George Washington dies1799
26.5%
Berlin airlift succeeds in ending blockade1949
26.4%
Los Angeles riots after Rodney King verdict1992
26.4%
James Garfield assassinated1881
25.9%
Sadat assassinated1981
25.3%
Japanese invasion of Manchuria begins1931
25.2%
Andrew Johnson impeached1868
25%
The Great Gatsby published1925
25%
First U.S. election with women's suffrage1920
24.9%
Jamestown founded1607
24.7%
SCOTUS: Dred Scott v. Sanford1857
24.6%
Yom Kippur War1973
24.3%
Columbus begins his 2nd voyage1493
24%
Battle of Saratoga1777
24%
U.S. and others invade Grenada1983
23.4%
Gallipoli campaign concludes1916
23.3%
Spanish Civil War begins1936
23.3%
The Mayflower leaves England1620
23.2%
Republic of Turkey proclaimed1923
23.2%
Battles of Bunker Hill, Lexington, and Concord1775
21.9%
Tennessee first Confederate state readmitted to US1866
21.8%
Spanish Armada destroyed1588
21.7%
Vietnam wins at Dien Bien Phu1954
21.3%
Battle of Little Bighorn1876
21.2%
Hosni Mubarak ousted as Egyptian president2011
21.1%
Missouri Compromise1820
21%
Burr kills Hamilton1804
21%
Mt. Vesuvius erupts, burying Pompeii and Herculaneum79
20.9%
George Washington born1732
20.8%
Stamp Act levied against British colonies1765
20.8%
Mexican-American War begins1846
20.5%
Reign of George III begins1760
19.5%
T. Roosevelt helps end Russo-Japanese War1905
19.5%
Napoleon Bonaparte dies1821
18.9%
Columbus sets out for final voyage west1502
18.1%
Socalist Republic of Vietnam formed1976
17.8%
John Brown raids Harpers Ferry1859
17.5%
William Shakespeare dies1616
17.4%
Battle of the Alamo1836
17.4%
Death of Albert Einstein1955
17%
Event Year % Correct
Boxer Rebellion begins1899
16.9%
English Civil War begins1642
16.2%
Glorious Revolution1688
15.6%
Francis Gary Powers' U-2 shot down1960
15.2%
Crimean War ends1856
15.1%
Ottomans take Constantinople1453
14.9%
Charlemagne named Emperor800
14.4%
Whiskey Rebellion1794
14.2%
William Harrison dies in office1841
13.8%
Franco-Prussian War begins1870
13%
30 Years War begins1618
13%
Voyagers 1 and 2 launched1977
13%
Walt Disney dies1966
13%
Catcher in the Rye first published1951
12.9%
Pluto discovered1930
12.9%
Luther publishes The Ninety-Five Theses1517
12.9%
Augustus Caesar dies14
12.9%
Battle of Bosworth Field1485
12.4%
Thirty Years War ends1648
12.2%
Alien and Sedition Acts passed1798
12.1%
Nat Turner leads slave rebellion1831
12.1%
Great Chicago Fire1871
12.1%
Millard Fillmore signs a 5-bill 'Compromise'1850
12%
Matthew Perry visits Japan1853
11.9%
Hundred Years War begins1337
11.5%
Kellogg-Briand Pact signed1928
11.4%
Battle of Agincourt1415
11.1%
First United States Census authorized1790
11%
Dow Jones falls 508 points in one day1987
10.8%
Sacco and Vanzetti executed1927
10.2%
Bangladesh declares independence1971
9.9%
Nasser becomes President of Egypt1956
9.4%
Louis XIV dies1715
9.3%
First Crusade begins1096
8.8%
Canada formed out of Constitution Act1867
8.6%
Galveston, TX hit by hurricane, Sept. 81900
8.6%
Muhammad dies632
8.2%
Kansas Nebraska Act becomes law1854
8.2%
Embargo Act1807
7.7%
Death of Charlemagne814
7%
Sherman Antitrust Act1890
6.8%
First Council of Nicaea325
6.5%
Van Gogh cuts off own ear1888
6.5%
Odoacer deposes Romulus Augustus476
6.3%
First Boer War begins1880
6.2%
Huxley's Brave New World published1932
6.1%
William Wallace executed1305
5.9%
United Arab Republic formed by Egypt, Syria1958
5.9%
Battle of the Teutoburg Forest9
5.3%
Balfour Declaration approved1926
5.3%
Simón Bolívar dies1830
5%
Great Lisbon Earthquake1755
4.6%
Edict of Milan313
4.5%
Diet and Edict of Worms1521
4.3%
Treaty of Utrecht1713
4.1%
Battle of Tours732
4.1%
Battle of Lepanto1571
4%
Gustavus Adolphus killed1632
3.8%
Treaty of Verdun843
3.8%
Peace of Augsburg finalized1555
3.6%
Death of Marcus Aurelius180
3.6%
Spanish Inquisition begins1478
3.5%
Battle of Crécy1346
3.4%
Herschel discovers Uranus1781
3.4%
Baghdad sacked by the Mongols1258
3.4%
Concordat of Worms1122
1.9%

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