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When was the Great Wall of China built?
The USA ended World War Two by dropping two atomic bombs onto which Japanese cities in 1945?
Which archaeologist discovered the body and tomb of Tutankhamun?
Who was the first of Henry VIII wives to be killed on his order?
Who was the first person to travel into space?
Who was the first person to step on the Moon?
Who was replaced by Thomas More for failing to persuade the pope to grant Henry VIII a divorce?
What major US event caused 13 million unemployed and caused the Great Depression in 1929?
Which country did the Paralympic Games originate?
Which Austrian was famous for studying the unconscious mind?
Which mans assassination is said to have started the First World War?
What was the name of the treaty that was signed to end the First World War?
The poem Beowulf mentions King Hrothgar of which country?
The Romans were lead by who when they invaded Britain in 55 -54 BC?
What was the tallest building in the world after its completion in
In which year did Margaret Thatcher become the first female Prime Minister of the UK?
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Who recieved the Nobel Prize of Physics in 1921?
Who was the first king of Scotland?
Which famous composers body was never found?
The Vietnam War was fought by who?
What street did the fire of London start on?
Which scientist developed the theory of Natural Selection?
On which year was the restart of the Olympic Games?
Who was the first British female in space?
Where did the Viking orginate?
What was said to be seen before the start of the Battle of Hastings?
Name one of the founding members of the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood?
The Berlin wall separated which two parts of Germany?
Which Queen spoke the words ' Though God hath raised me high, yet this I count the glory of my crown: that I have reigned with your loves'?
What is the name of the Great Spirit that was worshipped Native Americans?
Which famous poet and playwrite died in 1616?
Who was the only US President to step down from control?

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