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Can you name the following historical people/events/things that begin with the letter 'A'?

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Last of the Five Good Emperors and author of Meditations
First official government of the United States, under which there was no executive branch.
US Secretary of State under President Truman, who decided to intervene in the Korean War
Member of the Second Triumvirate who died during the Battle of Actium.
Last Stuart Queen of England
Southern State whose governors have included Orval Faubus and Bill Clinton
Greek 'father of tragedy' who wrote the Oresteia
Company founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, and Robert Wayne in 1976 who sells iPhones and iPads, amongst other things.
'Scourge of God' who fought the Battle of the Catalaunian Plains.
Richard M. Nixon's first Vice President, who resigned in 1973.
Progressive founder of the Republic of Turkey
Indian Emperor of the Mauryan Dynasty who converted to Buddhism and gave the Rock and Pillar Edicts
Founder of Hull House
City that hosted the 1996 Summer Olympics in Centennial Park.
Tsar of Russia who freed the serfs in 1861.
Famous philosopher who was tutored by Plato.
Leader of Macedonia who created one of the largest empires in world history before the age of thirty.
Center of Hellenistic Civilization famous for its Lighthouse
Continent discovered by James Cook that is the only continent on Earth with no permanent population.
Mesopotamian Empire led by Sargon the Great

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