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What major US event caused 13 million unemployed and caused the Great Depression in 1929?
Which Queen spoke the words ' Though God hath raised me high, yet this I count the glory of my crown: that I have reigned with your loves'?
Part of The Golden Speech
Who was the first British female in space?
Went to University of Sheffield
The USA ended World War Two by dropping two atomic bombs onto which Japanese cities in 1945?
What was the name of the treaty that was signed to end the First World War?
Signed June 28 1919
Where did the Viking orginate?
Who was the first king of Scotland?
Which country did the Paralympic Games originate?
Which scientist developed the theory of Natural Selection?
Also wrote 'The Origin of Species'
What was said to be seen before the start of the Battle of Hastings?
Said to be visible every 75 - 76 years
Which famous composers body was never found?
Who was the only US President to step down from control?
Who was the first of Henry VIII wives to be killed on his order?
Second wife of Henry VIII
On which year was the restart of the Olympic Games?
First started around 776 BC.
What street did the fire of London start on?
In a Bakery
The Berlin wall separated which two parts of Germany?
Which famous poet and playwrite died in 1616?
What was the tallest building in the world after its completion in
The Romans were lead by who when they invaded Britain in 55 -54 BC?
Which mans assassination is said to have started the First World War?
Name one of the founding members of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood?
Which Austrian was famous for studying the unconscious mind?
Who was the first person to travel into space?
Who was the first person to step on the Moon?
In 1969, Apollo 11
The poem Beowulf mentions King Hrothgar of which country?
Who recieved the Nobel Prize of Physics in 1921?
Which archaeologist discovered the body and tomb of Tutankhamun?
The Vietnam War was fought by who?
North Vietnam was backed by the US
In which year did Margaret Thatcher become the first female Prime Minister of the UK?
What is the name of the Great Spirit that was worshipped Native Americans?
Who was replaced by Thomas More for failing to persuade the pope to grant Henry VIII a divorce?
When was the Great Wall of China built?
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