history of Poland facts Selected as the most interesting among 20th century related questions in 20th century quiz Which large country in Europe was not affected by the Black Death?Poland. Historians aren't sure why Poland was spared the worst of the plague, even though all its neighbours got depopulated. It was the only place not affected by the disease on the European continent (Iceland was also spared because it was rarely visited and Black Death never reached there).Created by: globalquiz.orgdiseases facts » In XX century Poland declared war only once. On which country?Japan. Poland declared war on Japan on 20th December 194 as most of WW2 allies. Though Empire of Japan refused to accept a state of war due to friendly relations between the two countries. Despite that legally the state of war lasted until 8th February 1957. It might be the longest war without any clash.Created by: smyruPoland facts » During Polish-Soviet war Polish army sabotaged Bolshevik radio by broadcasting ...Holy Bible. Radio intelligence played a major role in the Polish-Soviet war. Poles actively searched for radio frequencies used by Red Army just to disrupted by broadcasting Bible verses, so the Soviets were unsure if this is an accidental disruption by local radio station or not.Created by: smyru20th century facts » How many Teutonic Knights died in the battle of Grunwald, one of the largest battles in Medieval Europe ?203. The size of Teutonic Army is estimated at 15000-30000 men, and its loses were very heavy. However, at the time of the battle, there were about 500 religious brothers in the entire Order, and only 250 residing in Prussia. 203 of them died in the battle.Created by: TschukaLithuania facts » On what basis was the Polish light tank 7TP made?Vickers 6-Ton E . The 7TP was a Polish light tank of the Second World War. A development of the British Vickers 6-ton, it was significantly better armed than its most common opponents, the German Panzer I and Panzer II. A standard tank of the Polish Army during the 1939 Invasion of Poland, its production never exceeded 150 vehicles. Created by: Tschukatanks facts » Which dynasty has never ruled Poland?House of Habsburg. Although many attempts any Habsburg has never ruled Poland. From House of Anjou Louis I of Hungary and Jadwiga of Poland were ruling Poland. There were two rulers from House of Wettin Augustus II the Strong and his son, Augustus III of Poland. And from House of Valois it was Henry III of FranceCreated by: Mikołaj Sołkiewiczrulers facts » How many tanks (including tankettes) did Poland have at the beggining of WWII?Around 600. Polish Armed Forces did have around 600 tanks at its disposal. Mainly tankettes TK-3 and TKS but also 7TP, Renault FT, Renault R-35, Hotchkiss H-35 and couple of prototypes. Created by: NinjaiWorld War II facts » Play 20th century quiz and see all the questions.