QUIZ 008 : World Leaders 02

Questions

  1. He was an Egyptian politician who served as the third President of Egypt, he engaged in negotiations with Israel, culminating in the Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty; this won him and Menachem Begin the Nobel Peace Prize, making Sadat the first Muslim Nobel laureate. In 1981 he was assassinated . Who is him?

2.)He was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Tory statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as prime minister. He ended the Napoleonic Wars when he defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815.Who was he?

3.)He was a British flag officer in the Royal Navy. His inspirational leadership, grasp of strategy, and unconventional tactics brought about a number of decisive British naval victories, particularly during the Napoleonic Wars. He was fatally shot during his victory at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805?

4.)He was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, physician, author, guerrilla leader, diplomat, and military theorist. A major figure of the Cuban Revolution, his stylized visage has become a ubiquitous countercultural symbol of rebellion and global insignia in popular culture. In 1967 he was captured by CIA-assisted Bolivian forces and summarily executed. Name him?

5.)Who was the military dictator overthrown by Fidel Castro in Cuban revolution?

6.)Who is the  Congolese revolutionary and politician who served as the third President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo from May 17, 1997, when he overthrew Mobutu Sese Seko, until his assassination on January 16, 2001.

7.)He is one of the most controversial leaders of the 20th century, he ruled the Philipine as a dictatorunder martial law from 1972 until 1981and kept most of his martial law powers until he was deposed in 1986. Who is he?

8.)He served as the President of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia from 1997 to 2000. He became the first sitting head of state to be charged with war crimes. During the 1990s, numerous anti-government and antiwar protests took place. Who is he?

9.)He was a Chilean general, politician and dictator who ruled Chile from 1973 to 1990.He seized power in Chile in a U.S.-backed coup d’état that toppled Allende’s democratically elected Unidad Popular government and ended civilian rule. Name him?

10.)He was a prominent leader of Indonesia’s nationalist movement during the Dutch colonial period and spent over a decade under Dutch detention until released by the invading Japanese forces in World War II. In 1945 he become the first president of Indonesia and rule the country till 1967. Who is he?

Answers

  1. Anwar el-Sadat
  2. Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington
  3. Horatio Nelson
  4. Ernesto “Che” Guevara
  5. Fulgencio Batista
  6. Laurent Kabila
  7. Ferdinand Marcos
  8. Slobodan Milosevic
  9. Augusto Pinochet
  10. Sukarno

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