History Quiz / Notable People Buried at Arlington National Cemetery

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Can you name the notable people buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA?

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The brother of a former U.S. President, he was assassinated during his 1968 presidential campaign.
Though it is still debated, legend has it that this man invented baseball in Cooperstown, New York in 1839.
Famous cases during his tenure as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court included Brown v. Board of Education, Miranda v. Arizona, and Gideon v. Wainwright.
Secretary of State for President Eisenhower, and Cold War era figure for which Washington D.C.'s international airport is named.
First Lady from 1961 to 1963 who is remembered by many for her elegance, style, and grace.
When he was appointed by President Lyndon Johnson, he became the first African-American Supreme Court Justice.
Leader of the 'free silver' movement who lost the 1896 and 1900 presidential elections to William McKinley.
He was the French-American architect who designed the layout for Washington, D.C.
A famous plan to provide post-World War II aid to Europe was named after this former military leader and Secretary of State.
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He was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court from 1986 to 2005.
The longest-serving Republican senator in history, Anchorage's international airport is named for him.
He was the 35th President of the United States and the fourth president to be assassinated.
This World War I leader of the American Expeditionary Forces is the only man to be promoted in his lifetime to General of the Armies, the highest rank ever held in the U.S.
Inventor of the railway air brake, he also founded an electric company (named after him) that exists today as a nuclear power company.
He was the only U.S. President to have served as president and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.
This African-American professional boxer was the World Heavyweight Champion from 1937 to 1949.
This brother of a former U.S. President served 47 years in the Senate until his death in 2009.
The second American to fly in space, he was killed in the Apollo 1 pre-launch disaster.

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