History Quiz / In the News: May 2015

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Can you answer these questions on news and events that occurred in May 2015?

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In which Italian city did 145 nations participate in the Expo 2015, with a focus on food sustainability?1st
Which welterweight boxer defeated Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas?2nd
Madison, Wisconsin, became the first U. S. city to make discrimination against whom illegal?3rd
Which association football club won the 2014-15 Premier League?3rd
What name did Prince William and Kate Middleton decide to give their daughter?4th
Catriona Finlayson-Wilkins, 41, became the first diabetic to do what while using an artificial pancreas?5th
Which former Governor of Arkansas announced that he is seeking the Republican Party nomination?5th
British voters elected which political party to win in the 2015 general election?7th
According to the WHO, the outbreak of which virus ceased in Liberia after weeks of no cases?9th
Which country's President visited the Vatican to discuss the exercise of religion with Pope Francis?10th
A major earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale struck which country, east of the capital?12th
A passenger train derailed and crashed in which U. S. city, killing 8 and injuring over 200?12th
Which Japanese carmakers recalled 6.5 million vehicles due to fears over exploding airbags?13th
To protect children from abuse and bullying, Facebook was banned in which Oceanic nation?13th
Which blues music legend died from strokes at age 89 in Las Vegas, Nevada?14th
Which iconic American talk show host appeared in his last episode of late night television?20th
Måns Zelmerlöw represented which country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 and won?23rd
The Republic of Ireland became the first country to legalize what by popular vote?23rd
'Deephan', a French film directed by Jacques Audiard, won the Palme d'Or at which film festival?24th
After winning in Spain, which German Formula One racing driver also won the 2015 Monaco Grand Prix?24th
Which international federation's top officials were arrested on suspicion of bribery and corruption?27th
South Korea confirmed its twelfth case of which viral respiratory infection?29th
Following an election, Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in as the President of which African nation?29th
Which Iraqi War veteran and former Attorney General of Delaware died at age 46 in Bethesda, Maryland?30th

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