1 In what United States city was Dr Martin Luther King Jnr shot dead on April 4, 1968?
2 What nationality was Robert F. Kennedy's assassin Sirhan Sirhan?
3 Julius Caesar was murdered by a group of conspirators on the Ides of March, 44BC. What date is this?
4 President Abraham Lincoln was shot while watching which play?
5 In which city was Tsar Alexander II of Russia assassinated in 1881?
6 What book was John Lennon's killer, Mark Chapman, carrying when he was arrested?
7 Whose assassination triggered the first world war?
8 With what implement was Soviet exile Leon Trotsky murdered on August 20, 1940?
9 In what year was Mahatma Gandhi shot and killed a) 1948 b) 1958 c) 1968?
10 Who shot President John F. Kennedy's assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald? Paul Kay
Solution 1 Memphis, Tennessee 2 Palestinian 3 March 15 4 Our American Cousin by Tom Taylor 5 St Petersburg 6 The Catcher in the Rye 7 Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria 8 An ice pick 9 a) 1948 10 Jack Ruby.