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Can you fill in the following categories about Istanbul?

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History - 1 Current Country
 
Current Country
 
 
Geography - 1 Asian Peninsula
 
Peninsula
 
 
Other - 1 Famous Song (covered by 'They Might Be Giants' - 1990)
Song
 
 
History - 2 Well-Known Historical Names
Name 
Name 
Geography - 2 Continents
Eastern Continent 
Western Continent 
Other - 2 Airports
Larger Airport (IST) 
Smaller Airport (SAW) 
History - 3 Famous Mosques
Largest Mosque
 
 
2nd Largest Mosque 
Converted Orthodox Cathedral (famous dome) 
Geography - 3 Topographic Features
Highest Point (268 m)
 
 
Lowest Point (0 m) 
Number of Hills (follows Roman model) 
Other - 3 Bond Movies Partially Set in City
Connery - 1963
 
 
Brosnan - 1999 
Craig - 2012
 
 
History - 4 Empires as a Capital
330 - 395 AD 
395-1204 and
1261-1453 AD
 
1204-1261 AD 
1453-1923 AD 
Geography - 4 Water Features
Sea to the North 
Sea to the South 
Strait between Seas 
Prominent Estuary
 
 
Other - 4 Most Decorated Football Teams
20 Süper Lig Titles 
19 Süper Lig Titles 
15 Süper Lig Titles 
0 Süper Lig Titles
(3 teams)
 
History - 5 Notable Rulers
306-337 AD - Namesake of Constantinople 
379-395 AD - Last Emperor before Roman Empire split 
527-565 AD - Tried to reconquer western empire 
1453-1481 AD - Conquered Constantinople 
1520-1566 AD - Longest reigning Sultan 
Geography - 5 Ways to Cross the Bosphorus
Bridge
 
 
Bridge
 
 
Bridge
 
 
Railway Tunnel
 
 
Road Tunnel
 
 
Other - 5 Population Characteristics
City Population
(nearest million)
 
Population Rank in Europe
(city limits)
 
Population Rank in World
(city limits)
 
% of Population Living
in Europe (±5%)
 
% of Population Living
in Asia (±5%)
 

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