History Quiz / Um, No (These Dates Are Way Off)

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Can you name the number of years the statements are (way) off by?

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StatementOff ByActual Year
In 254, Mt. Vesuvius buries Pompeii and Herculaneum.
In 1296, the Battle of Bosworth Field is fought.
In 1607, George Washington's first inauguration occurs.
In 1652, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.
In 1776, the U.S. Civil War begins.
In 1777, Queen Victoria dies.
In 153 B.C., Julius Caesar dies.
In 1853, Germany and the U.S.S.R. invade Poland.
In 622, Charlemagne becomes Holy Roman Emperor.
In 1756, the 30 Years War begins.
In 1648, the Seven Years War ends.
In 1959, the U.S. purchases Alaska.

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Created Dec 9, 2011ReportFavoriteNominate
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