Miscellaneous Quiz / February 21

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In 1804, the first self-propelling [blank]-powered locomotive makes its outing at the Pen-y-Darren Ironworks in Wales.
In 1842, John Greenough is granted the first U.S. patent for the [blank] machine.
In 1848, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish The [blank] Manifesto.
In 1878, the first telephone directory is issued in [blank], Connecticut.
In 1885, the newly completed [blank] Monument is dedicated.
In 1945, during the Battle of Iwo Jima, Japanese [blank] planes sink the escort carrier USS Bismarck Sea and damage the USS Saratoga.
In 1948, NASCAR was incorporated. Name one current or former NASCAR race track in Pennsylvania.
In 1965, [blank] is assassinated at the Audubon Ballroom in New York City.
In 1972, the [blank] unmanned spaceship Luna 20 lands on the Moon.
In 1995, Steve Fossett lands in Leader, Saskatchewan, Canada becoming the first person to make a solo flight across the Pacific Ocean in a [blank].
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In 1946, Alan Rickman was born. One of his most famous roles was [blank] in the Harry Potter series.
In 1986, Charlotte Church was born. She led the Cardiff, Wales protest of [blank] in January of 2017.
In 1944, Ferenc Szisz died. He was the winner of the first ever major [blank].
In 1974, Tim Horton, founder of coffee shop Tim Hortons, died. According to Thrillist, what is the worst doughnut at Tim Hortons?
In 2015, Robert O. Marshall died. He was sentenced to the death penalty in 1984, but instead died of a [blank] in 2015.
In 2016, Eric Brown died. He holds the world record for most unique planes flown at 487, and is the most decorated pilot in the history of the [blank] Navy.
February 21 is the feast day of Peter Damian. He persuaded Emperor Henry IV to divorce his wife [blank]. The wife's name is frequently after 'Big'.
February 21 is the Eastern Orthodox celebration of the bishop of Metz, France: [blank]. The person who has this name isn't here.
On February 21, 2017, Tommy Edison will appear on the Comedy Central show [blank].
On February 21, 2017, Nico Hulkenberg and Jolyon Palmer revealed the [blank] F1 car.

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