'W' in History

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Can you name the answers to these history questions?

Updated Jul 28, 2014

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What is Tim Berners-Lee credited with inventing in 1990?
Of where was Owain Glynd┼Ár, who revolted against English rule, Prince?
Which battle marked the end of Napoleon's Hundred Days return from exile?
The highlight of which architect's career is St. Paul's Cathedral, London, built from 1675-1711?
Who, along with Francis Crick, discovered the structure of DNA in 1953?
Of which Anglo-Saxon kingdom was Alfred the Great king?
Who was the only woman to assume the title of Empress Regent of China?
After which political scandal did US President Richard Nixon resign?
Who was the first Prime Minister of the UK?
Which German composer is known for the opera 'Tristan and Isolde?'
Which US President is regarded as 'the Father of his Country?'
What name is given to the 1955-91 defense treaty between eight Eastern European countries?
Which US State was granted statehood on May 29th 1848?
What was the name given to the unified forces of Nazi Germany from 1935-45?
Which British king was nicknamed 'The Sailor King,' due to his serving in the Royal Navy?
Which 13th century Scottish Independence fighter defeated the English at Stirling Bridge?
Which Jerusalem landmark is a remnant of the wall that surrounded the Jewish Temple?
What was the surname of brothers Orville and Wilbur, pioneers of flight?
Who was US President during World War I?
Which UN agency, established in 1948, is an authority on international well-being?

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