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QuestionName, event, person etc
Nelson lost which arm and which eye?
Who invented a seed drill in 1701?
What were King George V's last words?
Highwayman Dick Turpin was hung in which city?
Who did Bobby Fischer defeat to win the World Chess Championship in 1972?
Name the native American John Rolfe married in 1614
Over which present day country did the Mughal emperors rule?
Who founded Xanadu?
Who was Charles II's favourite mistress?
Galileo discovered the moons of which planet?
Who is also known as the Maid of Orleans?
What was the name of the German cypher machine used in WWII?
'Papa Doc' was President of which country?
Who held the world long jump record 1935-60?
What is Mick Jagger's real Christian name?
Who wrote 'The Beggar's Opera' in 1728?
In what year did SS Titanic sink?
Martha Jane Burke is commonly known as who?
In which city did Mahatma Gandhi train as a lawyer?
The line 'Now is the winter of our discontent' comes from which Shakespeare play?
Name the English poet allegedly killed in a brawl in 1593
In the Old West, what was a 'prairie schooner'?
Lhasa is the capital of which formerly independent country?
Out of 32, how many enemy ships did the British sink or capture at Trafalgar?
Who was the only English Pope?
QuestionName, event, person etc
The infamous Five Points was a district in which US city?
Umberto II was the last king of which country?
Bob Hope was born in which country?
Who wrote about a fictional country called Utopia?
Who was King Richard I's Islamic antagonist in the Third Crusade?
On which island was Napoleon born?
Istanbul used to be called what?
What was the pirate Blackbeard's real name?
The Cornhusker State is a nickname for which state?
By what other name is the Society of Jesus known?
Name either of the two British PM's who fought a duel.
What is the name of the sea-cook in Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Treasure Island'?
Who is commonly known as Buffalo Bill?
Who killed Lee Harvey Oswald?
Who staged the Beer Hall Putsch in Munich 1923
Leon Czolgosz assassinated which American President?
Hansen's Disease is another name for...?
The Reign of Terror happened in which country?
Bob Ford shot who?
Which Roman Emperor is known as 'Little Boots'?
What was the nickname of Otto von Bismarck?
What's missing? Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno and....?
Karl Marx was born in which country?
What's missing? Ulster, Munster, Connaught......?
In which country is Timbuktu?

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