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QUIZ: Can you name the 'H' themed answers to these historical questions?

Quiz Updated Jul 25, 2013

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Who was the Greek god of the underworld?
Who became Chancellor of Germany on 30th January 1933?
Discovered in 1799, the Rosetta Stone allowed scholars to decipher which writing system?
What was returned to the Chinese in 1997, after a 99 year lease?
Who was the shortest serving US President, spending only 32 days in office?
The B-29 bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on which Japanese city?
Which Greek city was the site of the Mausoleum of Mausolus, a Wonder of the World?
Under which emperor did the Inca empire reach the height of its size and power?
Which Greek poet wrote the Iliad and the Odyssey?
Which Egyptian pharaoh has a name meaning 'Foremost of Noble Ladies?'
Which Greek hero carried out twelve labours as penance for the murder of his children?
Which Japanese emperor died of cancer in 1989 after a 62-year reign?
Which Istanbul museum was converted from a cathedral to a mosque by the Ottomans?
William of Normandy defeated Harold Godwinson in which 1066 battle?
Who was said to have a face that could launch a thousand ships?
Which Roman fortification, started in AD 122, snakes 73 miles through northern England?
Which English physician was the first to describe blood circulation in 1628?
Which Bronze Age people carved out an empire that included most of Asia Minor?
Which airship caught fire and was destroyed in New Jersey in May 1937?
Which Babylonian king is known for one of the first written codes of law?

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