Famous people questions This is a list of recently added questions about famous people. Play famous people quiz and see all the questions. Where was Galileo buried?In Basilica di Santa Croce de Florence. Galileo was eventually convicted by the Inquisition for house arrest and not affiliated with the rest of Florence, where he remained under the care of the Medici. He was buried in the church of Santa Croce in Florence (Foggia tomb of 1737).Created by: 19Matias99hard 44% in Notre-Dame de Parisin Notre-Dame de Paris721in Basilica di Santa Croce de Florencein Basilica di Santa Croce de Florence1875in Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiorein Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore1197in Sagrada Familia de Barcelonain Sagrada Familia de Barcelona404renessaince riddles » Which of the writers was a mathematician?Lewis Carroll. Lewis Caroll, author of "Alice in Wonderland" completed his mathematical studies at Oxford University, was a lecturer at this University. He wrote about 250 scientific papers in mathematics, logic and cryptography. He was interested in mathematical puzzles and numerical games.Created by: Kinga Fabijańskavery hard 37% Rudyard KiplingRudyard Kipling2310Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll4450Karol DickensKarol Dickens3431John Ronald Reuel TolkienJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien1640writers riddles » Which prizes were awarded to George Bernard Shaw?Oscar and Nobel Prize. He was the first person to be awarded both Nobel Prize and Oscar. He got Nobel Prize in Literature of 1925. Despite his disdain for Hollywood Shaw won Oscar for best written screenplay in 1938.Created by: smyruvery hard 31% Pulitzer and Nobel PrizePulitzer and Nobel Prize1290Nobel Prize and Order of the SmileNobel Prize and Order of the Smile574Nobel Prize and Rugby World CupNobel Prize and Rugby World Cup363Oscar and Nobel PrizeOscar and Nobel Prize1011Nobel prize riddles » How many different drugs and medicines were taken by Adolf Hitler during the Second World War?More than 70. Hitler in the last years of his life was taking a lot of different medicines which were prescribed by his personal doctor Theodor Morell. He regularly took methamphetamine (since 1942 he was addicted to it), and also substances containing barbiturates, opiates and cocaine. Albert Speer claimed that Hitler's obstinate resistance to retreat from the front was caused by drugs influence.Created by: Ineshard 57% 4432114141201more than 70more than 704408he did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisonedhe did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisoned1711history riddles » In how many coffins was Napoléon Bonaparte buried?6. In 1840 Napoléon Bonaparte was buried under the Dôme des Invalides- large church in Paris. The sarcophagus was put up on a green granite pedestal and contains a nest of six coffins: one made of soft iron, another of mahogany, two others of lead, one of ebony and finally the last one of oak.Created by: jonanionhard 45% 1196533215844837663341death riddles » How many paintings did Vincent van Gogh sell?1. During whole his life, Vincent van Gogh sold only one painting, moreover to his brother: "The Red Vineyards near Arles" for 400 francs.Created by: Marta_Smolarekaverage 64% Over 1000Over 1000686About 100About 100966771357115445painters riddles » Of what descent was the Bonaparte house?Italian. Napoleon Bonaparte was born as Napoleone di Buonaparte on the island of Corsica. He was derived from an italian aristocratic family. His ancestor, Francesco Buonaparte, moved from Liguria to Corsica, which was at the time a part of the Republic of Genoa, in the 16th century.Created by: naypaxaverage 63% ItalianItalian4425BurgundianBurgundian1140CatalonianCatalonian1100North-AfricanNorth-African336history of France riddles » What is Bono's (of U2) given name?Paul Hewson. Paul David Hewson was born in 1960 in Dublin. His father was a Roman Catholic, and his mother - Anglican.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips975Paul HewsonPaul Hewson2534Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 1457Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton1071Ireland riddles » How did Kurt Cobain die?He committed suicide. During the last years of his life, Cobain struggled with heroin addiction and depression. On April 8, 1994, he was found dead in his home in Seattle, with self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykeasy 72% he was murderedhe was murdered409he committed suicidehe committed suicide11357he overdosed heroinehe overdosed heroine3546he died in a car accidenthe died in a car accident456artists riddles » What religion was US President John F. Kennedy?Roman Catholic. JFK was the first, and only so far, Catholic president of the United States.Created by: Krzysztof Moskalhard 56% LutheranLutheran1722BaptistBaptist1644Roman CatholicRoman Catholic5687MormonMormon1009presidents of the United States riddles » Play famous people quiz and see all the questions.