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

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