History Quiz / AVj Puzzle Hunt 11: Forgiving Mines

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Name the exact birth/death year of any 1 person per nation. Wrong answers are mined with guesses +/-4 years being unmined. 1 correct entry clears that nation's set of 4. See 'How to Play' for input instructions and Puzzle Hunt details.

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Germany
Born: Marlene Dietrich (Actress) - AS 
Born: Anne Frank (Diarist) - AN 
Born: Angela Merkel (Chancellor) - AL 
Died: Richard Strauss (Composer) - AE 
China
Born: Jackie Chan (Actor) - BT 
Born: Yao Ming (Sportsman) - BO 
Born: IM Pei (Architect) - BC 
Died: Mao Zedong (Statesman) - BI 
France
Died: Jacques Cousteau (Oceanologist) - CU 
Died: Marie Curie (Physicist) - CR 
Born: Thierry Henry (Sportsman) - CA 
Died: Henri Matisse (Artist) - CH 
Scotland
Died: Andrew Carnegie (Philanthropist) -DA 
Born: Sean Connery (Actor) - DI 
Born: Annie Lennox (Singer) - DT 
Born: JK Rowling (Author) - DO 
Sweden
Born: Björn Borg (Sportsman) - EO 
Born: Greta Garbo (Actress) - ET 
Died: Dag Hammarskjöld (Diplomat) - ER 
Born: Stieg Larsson (Author) - EE 
Australia
Born: Julian Assange (Programmer) - FC 
Born: Rupert Murdoch (Publisher) - FL 
Born: Greg Norman (Sportsman) - FE 
Born: Gina Rhinehart (Industrialist) - FA 
Italy
Died: Enrico Fermi (Physicist) - GE 
Died: Benito Mussolini (Dictator) - GY 
Born: Luciano Pavarotti (Singer) - GN 
Died: Rudolph Valentino (Actor) - GH 
Japan
Died: Hirohito (Emperor) - VA 
Born: Toshiro Mifune (Actor) - VE 
Born: Yoko Ono (Musician) - VR 
Born: Ichiro Suzuki (Sportsman) - VS 
India
Born: Deepak Chopra (Author) - WR 
Died: Mahatma Gandhi (Activist) - WE 
Born: The Great Khali (Sportsman) - WO 
Born: Ravi Shankar (Musician) - WH 
USA
Died: Truman Capote (Novelist) - XC 
Died: Buddy Holly (Musician) - XS 
Born: Stan Musial (Sportsman) - XE 
Born: Rand Paul (Congressman) - XR 
Russia
Born: Isaac Asimov (Author) - YM 
Died: Yuri Gagarin (Cosmonaut) - YR 
Died: Grigori Rasputin (Monk) - YT 
Born: Boris Spassky (Chess Champ) - YN 
England
Born: Joe Cocker (Musician) - ZY 
Born: PD James (Author) - ZT 
Born: Peter Sellers (Comedian) - ZS 
Died: Harold Wilson (Prime Minister) - ZG 

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