Quiz: March Happenings

1) On March 3 of what year was “The Star-Spangled Banner” made the official national anthem of the U.S.?

-¡ 1781

-¡ 1891

-¡ 1931

2) On March 4, 1944, the head of “Murder, Inc.” was executed in the electric chair. Who was he?

-¡ Al “Scarface” Capone

-¡ Louis “Lepke” Buchalter

-¡ Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel

3) On March 27, 1964, what was the big news story in Alaska?

-¡ Alaskan Pipeline is finished.

-¡ Soviet sub surfaces near Nome.

-¡ 8.4 earthquake rocks Anchorage.

Answers: 1. 1931; 2. Louis "Lepke" Buchalter; 3. 8.4 earthquake.

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