History Quiz / Famous Spanish People

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Can you name these Spaniards from the given clues?

Quiz Updated Dec 4, 2016

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Which artist is famous for his 'Blue Period' and for his portrayal of the bombing of Guernica?
Who was the conquistador and explorer who conquered the Inca Empire in 1532?
Which model and actress has appeared in the films 'Woman on Top', 'Nine' and 'Vicky Cristina Barcelona'?
Who was the Queen of Castile who married Ferdinand II of Aragon in 1469?
Which general was dictator of Spain from 1939 until his death in 1975?
Which singer and songwriter has released over 80 albums and is the best-selling Latin artist in history?
Two of 'The Three Tenors' were Spanish, name either.
Which surrealist painter (alive 1904-89) is best known for his 'The Persistence of Memory'?
Who is the poet, playwright, and novelist best known for publishing 'Don Quixote de la Mancha' in 1605?
Since June 2014, who has been the King of Spain?
Which artist (alive 1746-1828) is most famous for painting 'Charles IV of Spain and His Family' and 'The Third of May 1808'?
Which professional football player measuring 5'7'' scored the winning goal for Spain in the 2010 World Cup?
Who was the conquistador and explorer who conquered the Aztec Empire?
Who married King Henry VIII of England in 1509, becoming his first wife?
Which actor is known for winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the film 'No Country for Old Men'?
Which highly successful professional tennis player has been nicknamed 'The King of Clay' for his dominance on clay courts?
Which conquistador and explorer is often credited to be the first explorer to land in Florida in 1513?
In 1081, which national hero (alive 1040-1099) became known for his military ability in his conquest of Valencia?

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