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'Yea.' U.S. women were granted the right to do this in 1920. Vote
96.7%
In February 1965, this country saw the inauguration of its current maple leaf flag, eh.Canada
94.4%
In June 1942, this girl got a diary for her 13th birthday.Anne Frank
94.2%
In August 1961, construction of this began in Germany.Berlin Wall
93%
On the roof of Apple Records in London, this band gave their final public performance on January 30, 1969.The Beatles
92.8%
Juneau this state wasn't admitted into the U.S. until January 3, 1959?Alaska
92.1%
This apartheid activist was freed after 27 years in prison on February 11, 1990.Nelson Mandela
91.8%
On December 1, 1955, she was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on the bus to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama.Rosa Parks
91.3%
This prison first opened its doors to federal felons in 1934, including the infamous Al Capone.Alcatraz
89.9%
There was a whole lotta shakin' goin' on in this California city in 1906.San Francisco
89.7%
In May 1973, the construction of the Sears Tower in this city was completed, making it the tallest building in the U.S.Chicago
89.2%
'Well, Hello.' On July 5, 1996, she entered the world as the first cloned sheep. Dolly
86.4%
This was first implemented in 1916, but people in many places still arrive one hour late for church on the day it takes effect. Daylight Saving Time
84.9%
An era ended when this British monarch died in 1901. Queen Victoria
84.9%
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In June 1980, the world's first 24-hour television news network made its debut. Its name?This is CNN
83.5%
This TV game show debuted in 1964. Please phrase your answer in the form of a question.Jeopardy
82.9%
In 1950, this comic strip was published for the first time. Good grief.Peanuts
76.9%
You have the right to pass this question about what was first instituted in 1966. If you give up that right anything you type will be held against you. Do you understand this?Miranda Rights
76.1%
This 15th century Incan site was first brought to international attention in 1911.Machu Picchu
73.6%
Marilyn Monroe got her picture on the cover (and inside) of this magazine when it premiered in 1953.Playboy
73.5%
'Soitenly!' you know that this trio had their first short film released in 1934. The Three Stooges
72.5%
This movie became the first sequel to win the Academy Award for best picture in 1975.The Godfather: Part II
66.9%
What Alexander Fleming discovered in 1928.Penicillin
66.1%
In 1964, he became the first African-American to receive an Oscar for best actor. Sidney Poitier
62.1%
On a cold and gray Tupelo mornin' what poor little baby child was born in '35?Elvis Presley
61.4%
This 1940 Walt Disney movie won Academy Awards for song and original score. (I'm not lying).Pinocchio
59%
In April 1961, this Soviet cosmonaut became the first human to orbit the earth.Yuri Gagarin
58.8%
On January 23, 1977 this mini-series premiered, starring LeVar Burton.Roots
53.6%

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