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Can you name the Historical facts depicted in Popular Culture?

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The songs 'MLK' and 'Pride (in the name of love)' both tell about this figure
Mel Gibson portrayed this character in Braveheart
Boney M song about this Russian Mystical figure
According to Swedish popgroup ABBA, Napoleon did surrender at this place
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton starred in this 1963 historical epic about Egypt's last Pharaoh
The Emperor depicted in awardwinning movie 'The Gladiator'
Rapper from the 90's stating 'We ain't ready to see a black President'
In 'Russians', Sting quotes this former Soviet leader saying 'we will bury you'
The much covered song 'Hasta Siempre' tells about this historical revolutionary
Frank Miller's comic later turned into the movie '300' was about this battle
The 2006 movie, 'The Last King of Scotland' revolves around the life of this dictator
U2's hymn about the happenings in Derry in 1972
Austrian businessman depicted in this 1993 movie about saving Jews from the holocaust
Name of a 2004 film but also a Sinead O'Connor song, although the latter has nothing to do with this historical place
In 1965, Herman's Hermits had a number-one hit about this British King
Simple Minds' song about the 1987 Enniskillen bombing
Don't Cry for me Argentina is a call to the Argentine people not to cry for this lady
Eighties anthem named after the plane that dropped the first Atomic Bomb

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