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5 Minutes to a Fortune - History Buff Quiz

Name the historic event from the date and location given in each question, like on game show "5 Minutes To A Fortune!" 8 Questions.

 
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1

Which historic event happened on 22 November 1963, U.S.A.?

  • Assassination of Martin Luther King
  • Assasination of President Kennedy
  • Apollo 11 Take-off
  • Cuban Missile Crisis

2

Which historic event happened on 9 November 1989, in Germany?

  • Assassination of John Lennon
  • Fall of the Berlin Wall
  • German Reunification
  • EEC Formed

3

Which historic event happened on 24 June 1314, in Scotland?

  • Acts of Union
  • Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots
  • Battle of Bannockburn
  • Edinburgh Castle Completed

4

Which historic event happened on 30 April 1803, in U.S.A?

  • Louisiana Purchase Treaty Signed
  • Beginning of Mexican War
  • Beginning of Civil War
  • Assassination of President Lincoln

5

Which historic event happened on 6 May 1994, in England?

  • Opening of Channel Tunnel
  • Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
  • Margaret Thatcher Resigns
  • Birth of Prince William

6

Which historic event happened on 6 May 1937, in U.S.A?

  • Hindenburg Disaster
  • President Roosevelt elected
  • Wall Street Crash
  • Repeal of Prohibition

7

Which historic event happened on 20 July 1969, Space?

  • First man in Space
  • First animal in Space
  • First Moon Landing
  • Last Moon Landing

8

Which historic event happened on 14 Ocober 1066, in England?

  • Magna Carte Signed
  • Battle of Hastings
  • Execution of Charles I
  • Edward the Confessor becomes King

 

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