History General Knowledge #2
Answer these random history questions.
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What was the name of King Louis XIV's palace?
What was the Democratic Republic of the Congo called from 1971-1997?
What Italian adventurer wrote about his 24 year journey from Venice to China and back?
For what crime was Al Capone convicted of in 1931?
From what Latin title are the words "tsar" and "kaiser" derived?
What Mexican general redistributed land to the poor and raided the U.S.?
From which empire did Greece gain its independence, in 1830?
Who is said to have gained enlightenment sitting under the Bodhi Tree?
What volcano destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum?
What Greek genius said "Eureka" in the bathtub and is said to have invented a death ray?
Who ruled the Austrian empire for almost 68 years before his death in 1916?
Who is the father of the modern country of Turkey?
What favorite of Queen Elizabeth tried to colonize Virginia and also popularized smoking?
What was the primary language of the Byzantine Empire?
What country was led by Haile Selassie?
And what religious movement views Haile Selassie as the Second Coming of Jesus?
In what city was Abraham Zapruder living on November 22, 1963?
Before becoming king of England, what country was James I the king of?
What young pharaoh's tomb was discovered in 1922?
In what sport was Henry VIII participating when he suffered a serious leg injury?
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