politicians facts Selected as the most interesting among history related questions in History quiz What was the famous joke Ronald Reagan said as a microphone test in 1984?Russia has just been outlawed. Reagan displayed a lot of humor. As a microphone test prior to his weekly radio address in August 1984, he said "My fellow Americans, I'm pleased to tell you today that I've signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes."Created by: Hitter smasherpresidents of the United States facts » In which domain did Winston Churchill win the Nobel Prize?Literature. Winston Churchill was a prolific writer. Churchill received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953 for his numerous published works, especially his six-volume work The Second World War. Created by: globalquiz.orgNobel prize facts » What is Barack Obama's Middle name?Hussein. Barack Hussein Obama II is named after his father, Barack Hussein Obama, Sr. Hussein is a commonly given Arabic name which is the diminutive of Hassan, meaning "good", "handsome" or "beautiful". Hussein is also a surname of the royal family in Jordan.Created by: globalquiz.orgsurnames facts » Which Muslim country was the first to elect woman to head of government?Pakistan. Noted for her charismatic authority, Benazir Bhutto was nicknamed "Iron Lady" because of her hard line against the trade unions and tough rhetorical opposition to her rivals. In 1988, she became the first woman elected to lead a Muslim state. Created by: Teddyrulers facts » Which organisation was the Vladimir Putin in as an agent?KGB is a civilian intelligence and counterintelligence agency. In 1995, it changed it's name to FSB. Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin was an officer of KGB in years 1975-1990. In 1985 to 1990 he had served on the territory of Eastern Germany (GDR), where he'd take care of recruiting secret collaborators.Created by: SasioUSSR facts » Which writer is known for his friendship with Fidel Castro?Gabriel García Márquez. Castro and Márquez were friends for many years. In fact he was his messenger and used to deliver messages from Castro to Bill Clinton. He didn't broke contacts with Castro even after he started his brutal political persecution. Márquez used his influences to help some the persecuted people to get out of Cuba.Created by: Ninjaiwriters facts » Of which country was Alberto Fujimori President?Peru. A Peruvian of Japanese descent, Fujimori was president of Peru from 1990 to 2000. He fled to Japan in 2000 amidst a corruption scandal. In April 2009, Fujimori was convicted of human rights violations against leftist guerillas, and sentenced to 25 years in prison.Created by: globalquiz.orghistory of South America facts » How old was Hitler at the time of death? 56. Hitler was born on April 20, 1889. in Braunau am Inn, Austro-Hungary. He died on April 30, 1945.Created by: TschukaAdolf Hitler facts » Who served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents George Washington and John Adams?Timothy Pickering. President Washington appointed Pickering to the position of Postmaster General in 1791. After briefly serving as Secretary of War, he became the Secretary of State in 1795, and remained in that office after President Adams was inaugurated. President Adams dismissed him in 1800 due to Pickering's opposition to peace with France during the Quasi-War.Created by: Ninjaipeople facts » Play history quiz and see all the questions.