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The famous 1936 Olympics were held in this city
In this former great empire, the 'sun never sets'.
Two Civil War battles, both Confederate victories in Manassas, are named this
This president is the only bachelor U.S. president in history
This is the name of the first 10 amendments to the Constitution
This palace has served as the official London residence of the British monarchs since 1837
This woman was a famous Civil War nurse who organized the American Red Cross
This man was Emperor of France from most of the period of 1804-1815
Full indepedence was granted to this country by the British on Sept. 21, 1981
In 1770, 5 men were killed in this event
Mumbai, India was formerly named this
This World War II battle, also known as the Ardennes Offensive took place in Belgium
Near Boston, this battle was a high casualty victory for the British in 1775
This German composer was born on March 21, 1685
These two John B.s, were opponents of Lincoln in the Election of 1860
The name of the main character in the popular 2008 movie which was based on the short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald
This 12th state of Mexico was admitted in 1953
This man was a South American political leader that was key role in many countries' indepedence from Spain
The nickname of George Herman Ruth
The first prime minister of Israel

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