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

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