On This Day (May 28th) Multiple Choice

Can you answer these questions relating to events that happened on May 28th ?
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1. 1533 – The Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Cranmer, declares the marriage of King Henry VIII of England to which of his wives valid ?
Catherine of Aragon
Jane Seymour
Anne Boleyn
Anne of Cleves
2. 1588 – The Spanish Armada, with 130 ships and 30,000 men, sets sail from which port heading for the English Channel ?
Lisbon, Portugal
Bilbao, Spain
Cadiz, Spain
Marseille, France
3. 1802 – 400 rebellious slaves, led by Louis Delgrès, blow themselves up rather than submit to Napoleon's troops on which island group ?
Cayman Islands
Lesser Antilles
4. 1892 – John Muir founds and organizes the Sierra Club in which US city ?
Los Angeles
New York
San Francisco
5. 1907 – The first "Tourist Trophy" motorcycle race was held on which island ?
Isle of Man
6. 1937 – Which German automobile manufacturer is founded on this day ?
Mercedes Benz
7. 1940 – World War II: Which country surrenders to Nazi Germany ?
8. 1948 – Daniel François Malan is elected as Prime Minister of South Africa. He later goes on to do what ?
Invade Namibia
Commit Treason
Introduce Lower and Zero Taxation
Implement Apartheid
9. 1974 – Which region's power-sharing Sunningdale Agreement collapses following a general strike ?
Northern Ireland
Faroe Islands
Valle d'Aosta
10. 1987 – A West German pilot, Mathias Rust, who was 18 years old, evades air defences and lands a private plane in what place ?
Wenceslas Square, Prague
Alexanderplatz, Berlin
Palace Square, St. Petersburg
Red Square, Moscow
11. 1999 – After 22 years of restoration work, Which of Leonardo da Vinci's paintings is put back on display ?
The Last Supper
Mona Lisa
Lady with an Ermine
Virgin of the Rocks
12. 2011 – Malta votes on the introduction of what; the proposal was approved by 53% of voters ?
Gay Marraige
Legalisation of Cannabis
13. 1858 – Carl Richard Nyberg, Swedish inventor and businessman, is born. He developed what device ?
Propelling Pencil
Night Vision Goggles
Electric Kettle
Blow Torch
14. 1908 – Ian Fleming, English journalist and author, best known for creating which character ?
Sherlock Holmes
James Bond
Paddington Bear
15. 2010 – Gary Coleman, American actor, dies in Provo, Utah. He was best known for his role in which Sitcom ?
Happy Days
Diff'rent Strokes
WKRP in Cincinnati
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Jun 23, 2020
May 28th is my birthday!
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Jun 23, 2020
**Felicits for the 28th**
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