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The ideas and sayings of which 6th century B.C. Chinese philosopher were collected in the 'Analects'?
Who was British Prime Minister at the outbreak of World War II?
In which country did the Boxer Rebellion occur between 1899 and 1901?
Which American general made a famous 'last stand' at the Battle of the Little Bighorn?
Which Roman Emperor, although baptized on his deathbed, is considered the first Christian Emperor?
Which country was struck by the most powerful earthquake on record on May 22nd, 1960?
What name was given to the states that seceded from, and fought against, the Union in the US Civil War?
Which Space Shuttle completed the first flight of NASA's program on April 12th, 1981?
Who was Prime Minister of Cuba from 1959-76, and President from 1976-2008?
On which Mediterranean island was Napoleon Bonaparte born on August 15th, 1769?
Which British archaeologist discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun in 1922?
Who was the first person to win two Nobel prizes?
By what name was Sri Lanka known until 1972?
Claimed by Cleopatra VII to be the son of Julius Caesar, who was the last Ptolemaic King of Egypt?
Which Peruvian city was the historic capital of the Inca Empire?
Who was the first, and thus far only, First Lady to be elected to the US Senate?
By what name was Oslo, Norway known from 1624-1924 in honor of a king?
Which Maya city in modern-day Mexico is dominated by a step-pyramid known as the Temple of Kukulcan?
Which Indian Ocean island was discovered by William Mynors on December 25th, 1643?
Which New York-born Chicago gang leader of the 1920s-30s was known as 'Scarface'?

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