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freedom fighters

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 29 May, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 29 May, 2005, 12:00am

1 Which Mexican revolutionary led the only foreign military attack on the continental United States in the 20th century?


2 Who led an unsuccessful revolution against the Roman Empire between 73-71BC?


3 Which freedom fighter was also known as the Maid of Orleans?


4 In which South American country was Che Guevara born?


5 Who did British tabloid the Sunday Express name as the 'Unknown rebel of Tiananmen Square' in June 1989?


6 Which Celtic chieftain is honoured with a bronze statue next to Westminster Bridge in London?


7 Liam Neeson played which Irish revolutionary in the eponymously titled 1996 film?


8 Which Scot led the defeat of the English army at the Battle of Stirling Bridge in 1297?


9 Who coined the term satyagraha, sometimes translated as 'truth force'?


10 Who said: 'We must use time wisely and forever realise that the time is always ripe to do right'?


Solution: 1 Pancho Villa 2 Spartacus 3 Joan of Arc 4 Argentina 5 Wang Weilin 6 Boadicea 7 Michael Collins 8 William Wallace 9 Mahatma Gandhi 10 Nelson Mandela.


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