History Quiz / 'M' in History

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Can you name the 'M' themed answers to these historical questions?

 Plays Quiz Updated Dec 26, 2018

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Which Inca settlement was discovered by Hiram Bingham in 1911?
Who is credited with being the creator of the first version of the periodic table?
Which African empire was Mansa Musa emperor of in the 14th century?
In which city were the Olympic Games being held when eleven Israeli athletes were murdered?
Which country has been ruled by the Grimaldi family since the 13th century?
Who was the leader of Italy from 1922 until his death in 1945?
Which Portuguese explorer is credited with being the first to circumnavigate the world?
Which document did King John famously affix his seal to in 1215?
Which African leader was released from prison in 1990 after serving 27 years?
Which Renaissance artist painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome?
Which Mesoamerican civilisation built the city of Chichen Itza?
Which ship was discovered unmanned in 1872, intact save for one lifeboat missing?
New Amsterdam, renamed by the British in 1664, was founded on which US island?
What name is given to the line of WWII defenses built on the Franco-German border?
In which ship did the Pilgrim Fathers travel to America in 1620-21?
Which children's author wrote about the adventures of Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh?
Which Chinese Communist revolutionary was the first leader of the People's Republic of China?
What is the collective name given to nine goddesses of creative arts in Greek mythology?
After which 490 B.C battle did Pheidippides legendarily run from Athens to Sparta?
Who was Aztec Emperor at the time of the Spanish conquest of Mexico?

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