History Quiz #620
Which of these was a landmark of the ancient city of Babylon?
From 1965 as part of a civil war, and systematically from 1975 until at least 1986, which country purposely eliminated most of its native population and their villages?
The Colossus, one of the seven wonders of the world, was built where?
In which city did a suicide bombing take place in Taksim Square on 31 October 2010, resulting in at least 32 injuries, 15 of whom were police officers?
In which country were 29 miners killed after 2 explosions in the Pike River Mine in November 2010, making it the most-deadly mining disaster there in 96 years?
Which American state, since 1847 shortly after joining the Union, has never carried out capital punishment under its laws?
Which legal case in 2000 famously saw decisions by the United States Supreme Court where the first two female Justices appointed to that Court were on opposite sides?