ON THIS DAY
A quiz about events that happened on this day – 12 November – throughout history
1. What did the Second Statute of Repeal re-establish in England under Queen Mary I in 1555? 2. The body of a naval officer and explorer was found on the Ross ice shelf in Antarctica in 1912. Who was he? 3. Which Soviet Union figure was expelled from the Communist party in 1927? 4. In 1956, Morocco, Sudan and Tunisia joined which international body? 5. A team of rock climbers led by Warren Harding completed the first ascent of “The Nose” on the El Capitan rock face in 1958. Which US national park is it in? 6. Who became the 125th emperor of Japan in 1990? 7. In 1997, Ramzi Yousef was found guilty of masterminding a terrorist attack in New York City. Which one?