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Random Fact Box Quiz on History

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#1   Fred Albert Shannon won the Pulitzer Prize in History in 1929.



Category: History

#2   The Defenestration of Prague occured when some Catholic nobles were shoved out of a window and onto a pile of manure; it also signaled the start of the Bohemian Phase of the _______.





Category: History > European

#3   On September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial jet airliners and deliberately killed everyone on board, in addition to destroying the Twin Towers and damaging the Pentagon, with thousands of fatalities resulted.



Category: History > Famous Dates

#4   The haunting melody, we know as "Taps" used at Military funerals, began in 1862 during the Civil War.



Category: History > United States

#5   Henry VIII of England was originally educated to enter the Church.



Category: History > European

#6   King _______ signed the Magna Carta in 1215, limiting the power of the king.





Category: History > European

#7   Nebraska became a state on March 1, 1865.



Category: History > United States

#8   _______ was the first city targeted by the nuclear bomb.





Category: History

#9   Arkansas became a state on June 15, _______.





Category: History > United States

#10   R. Carlyle Buley won the Pulitzer Prize in History in _______.





Category: History

 

 


   





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