History Quiz / The 'HI' Stories

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Can you name answers to these history clues that all start with the letters 'HI?'

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'HI' Clue'HI' Answer
This Emperor ruled Japan during World War II
This Kiwi, along with Tenzing Norgay, was the first to climb Mount Everest
This is the mountain range that Mount Everest is found in
This Old West lawman was killed over the 'Dead Man's Hand'
This hotel chain founder was once married to Zsa Zsa Gabor
This Egyptian form of writing was found on the Rosetta Stone with Demotic and Ancient Greek
This Nobel laureate was theoretician for whom the recently discovered boson was named
This canonized 5th century pope's name is a homophone for something very funny
The Beer Hall Putsch was a failed attempt to seize power in Munich by this Nazi Party leader
The nickname for US President Andrew Jackson was Old and this type of wood
This famed Jewish religious leader lived in Jerusalem and codified the teaching of future rabbis
This Bronze age empire at its peak covered parts of modern day Turkey, Syria and Lebanon
This English director pioneered the suspense/thriller genre with works like 'Vertigo' and 'Frenzy'
This attempted assassin shot Ronald Reagan and James Brady in 1981
The ship used by Sir Francis Drake to circumnavigate the world was named after this Golden animal
In art history, this word modifies the part of the Renaissance that runs from the 1490s to 1527 in Italy
This ancient Greek physician is often considered the 'Founder of Western Medicine'
This mythical Amazonian Queen had a girdle stolen by Heracles
This priest was a leader in the Mexican War of Independence
This Ohio college, that shares its name with President Grant's real first name, has James Garfield as an alum
This is the classical Latin name for Ireland
Along with Nagasaki, this city was decimated by an atomic bomb in WWII
This New York City artist, famed for his line drawings of entertainers, hid his daughter's name Nina in his work
This Native American leader helped form the Iroquois Confederacy with his famed oratory
This island is home to colonies started by Christopher Columbus in 1492 and 1493

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