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History by Letter #2 - F

Name the historical terms beginning with the letter F, based on the hints provided
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First submittedFebruary 28, 2015
Last updatedFebruary 28, 2015
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Patron Saint of Italy, who the current pope is named after
Francis of Assisi
The last Whig President of the US
Millard Fillmore
American Author who wrote The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Spanish Dictator from 1939 to 1975 who started the Spanish Civil War
Francisco Franco
The only member of Anne Frank's family who survived WWII
Otto Frank
Captain of the HMS Beagle during Charles Darwin's famous voyage
Robert Fitzroy
Islamic Caliphate ruled by caliphs that descended from Fatima, Muhammad's daughter
Fatimid Caliphate
Group of Germanic Tribes that gave their name to a modern-day country
Franks
European Country that was ruled by Louis XVI from 1754-1793
France
Colony of France that consisted of what is now Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos
French Indochina
Inventor of the Mercury Thermometer, a unit of temperature is named after him
Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit
Period of hunger after harvests fail, Ireland experienced one due to lack of potatoes
Famine
Fertile strip of land in Egypt and Mesopotamia where the oldest civilizations rose
Fertile Crescent
Italian Renaissance Mathematician famous for his sequence
Fibonacci
Norse Goddess of Love and Beauty
Freyja
Public Square of Ancient Roman Cities that served as marketplace, among others
Forum
Country that fought the Winter War with the Soviet Union
Finland
King of Aragon who established the infamous Spanish Inquisition
Ferdinand II
Adolf Hitlers title, German for Leader
F├╝hrer
American industrialist, founder of a Motor Company, introduced the Model T car
Henry Ford
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level 65
Feb 28, 2015
could you please accept fahrenheit and not daniel gabriel fahrenheit
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level 61
Feb 28, 2015
Fahrenheit should have worked... Perhaps you spelled it wrong.
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level 39
Jun 6, 2016
Hard to see why "Indochina" does not suffice for "French Indochina".