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

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