History / 'H' in History

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Can you name the 'H' themed answers to these historical questions?

Updated Jul 25, 2013

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Which Japanese emperor died of cancer in 1989 after a 62-year reign?
Discovered in 1799, the Rosetta Stone allowed scholars to decipher which writing system?
Who was said to have a face that could launch a thousand ships?
Under which emperor did the Inca empire reach the height of its size and power?
Which English physician was the first to describe blood circulation in 1628?
Which Babylonian king is known for one of the first written codes of law?
Who became Chancellor of Germany on 30th January 1933?
Which Greek city was the site of the Mausoleum of Mausolus, a Wonder of the World?
Which Greek hero carried out twelve labours as penance for the murder of his children?
What was returned to the Chinese in 1997, after a 99 year lease?
William of Normandy defeated Harold Godwinson in which 1066 battle?
Which airship caught fire and was destroyed in New Jersey in May 1937?
Which Bronze Age people carved out an empire that included most of Asia Minor?
The B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on which Japanese city?
Which Egyptian pharaoh has a name meaning 'Foremost of Noble Ladies?'
Who was the shortest serving US President, spending only 32 days in office?
Which Istanbul museum was converted from a cathedral to a mosque by the Ottomans?
Which Roman fortification, started in AD 122, snakes 73 miles through northern England?
Which Greek poet wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey?
Who was the Greek god of the underworld?

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