History Quiz / Back in 1899

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The location of this country's capital is decided after an agreement to not have one of its two largest cities as capital
The peace treaty for this war, involving two belligerents from different continents, is signed
This commonly used pain reliever was patented
This scientist publishes his discovery of alpha and beta radiation
The first motorcycle race was held in this city
This famous American gangster is born
This author, who penned the Nobel Prize winning The Old Man And The Sea, is born
This jazz musician, famous for 'It Don't Mean A Thing', is born
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This film director, famous for 'Psycho' and 'Vertigo', is born
This synonym for 'car' was penned by the New York Times
This German car brand, with a lightning bolt on its logo, begins business
George Dewey becomes the first person to hold this US Navy position
The Second Boer War begins in this modern nation
This future UK PM is captured by Boers
This city hosts its first international peace conference

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