Can You Match The Day To The April Historical Event?

Do you think you can match the day of each one of these April historical events took place on? It's time to put your history knowledge to the test. Take these 12 questions and find out just how April history savvy you are!
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On this day in April of 1970, cigarette advertising was banned in the US.
April 1st
April 2nd
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On this day in April of 1865, President Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth.
April 15th
April 20th
April 16th
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On this day in April 1985, The Coca-Cola Company announced it has changed its formula for Coke and will known as New Coke.
April 21st
April 23rd
April 19th
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On this day in April 1990, Space Shuttle Discovery launched the Hubble Space Telescope into orbit.
April 5th
April 17th
April 24th
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On this day in April 1948, The World Health Organization was established.
April 11th
April 13th
April 7th
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On this day in April 1917, America entered World War I.
April 1st
April 6th
April 11th
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On this day in April 1970, the Beatles announced they were breaking up.
April 10th
April 20th
April 11th
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On this day in April 1964, The Ford Motor Co. unveiled its new Mustang model at the New York World's Fair.
April 17th
April 29th
April 30th
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On this day in April 1956, Grace Kelly married the Prince of Monaco.
April 3rd
April 18th
April 2nd
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On this day in April 1956, Elvis Presley had his first number one hit with "Heartbreak Hotel."
April 25th
April 21st
April 30th
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On this day in April 1789, George Washington was inaugurated as the First President of the United States.
April 1st
April 30th
April 22nd
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On this day in April 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered.
April 19th
April 12th
April 4th
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you are April history average! Unfortunately, you're not well versed on the historical moments of this quiz. Though you may have known a few of the moments mentioned, the history of this quiz is a bit lost on you. Worry not, in taking this quiz, you challenged your mind and put your knowledge to the test. There's no failure in that!

C+, April History Average

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are April history astounding! When it comes to the historical events that have peppered this month throughout time, you're truly impressive. It's clear that you value history and what it means to both the present and the future.

B+, April History Astounding

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are April history excellent! It's obvious that you're a true history buff with an aptitude for both pop culture, current events, and politics. No one could ever accuse you of being a one trick pony!

A+, April History Excellent

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1
On this day in April of 1970, cigarette advertising was banned in the US.
April 1st
April 2nd
aprild 5th
2
On this day in April of 1865, President Lincoln is shot and mortally wounded by John Wilkes Booth.
April 15th
April 20th
April 16th
3
On this day in April 1985, The Coca-Cola Company announced it has changed its formula for Coke and will known as New Coke.
April 21st
April 23rd
April 19th
4
On this day in April 1990, Space Shuttle Discovery launched the Hubble Space Telescope into orbit.
April 5th
April 17th
April 24th
5
On this day in April 1948, The World Health Organization was established.
April 11th
April 13th
April 7th
6
On this day in April 1917, America entered World War I.
April 1st
April 6th
April 11th
7
On this day in April 1970, the Beatles announced they were breaking up.
April 10th
April 20th
April 11th
8
On this day in April 1964, The Ford Motor Co. unveiled its new Mustang model at the New York World's Fair.
April 17th
April 29th
April 30th
9
On this day in April 1956, Grace Kelly married the Prince of Monaco.
April 3rd
April 18th
April 2nd
10
On this day in April 1956, Elvis Presley had his first number one hit with "Heartbreak Hotel."
April 25th
April 21st
April 30th
11
On this day in April 1789, George Washington was inaugurated as the First President of the United States.
April 1st
April 30th
April 22nd
12
On this day in April 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was murdered.
April 19th
April 12th
April 4th