Historical Places

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Original Dutch name for New York
The first Asian city to reach 1 million inhabitants in 775 AD
Leopoldville is the former name for the capital of which country
French Town that served as residence for 7 Popes
Capital of the Roman, Ottoman and Byzantine Empire
Roman name for present day France
Krak des Chevaliers can nowadays be found in this country
Choson/Joseon was the predecessor of this country
First country to be attacked at the start of World War II
Former Italian city-state, now known as 'The City of Water'
City of Hannibal, one of the contestants in the Punic Wars against Rome
Capital of the Aztec empire
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Roman city known for the nearby eruption of the Vesuvius
Belgian city known as 'The Venice of the North'
Martin Luther King was killed in this city
Scandinavian Capital formerly known as Christiania
Capital of West Germany
Ancient city, known for its lighthouse and library
Last stand of Spartan king Leonidas against the Persian army
The first place to be listed on the UN World Heritage List (Islands)
Former name of Volgograd, known for it's famous battle in WWII
Napoleon Bonaparte met his defeat at this place
First big Norman victory on English soil in 1066
The Treaty ending World War I was signed here

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Created Nov 7, 2009ReportNominate
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