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 45% in Notre-Dame de Parisin Notre-Dame de Paris1000in Basilica di Santa Croce de Florencein Basilica di Santa Croce de Florence2600in Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiorein Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore1644in Sagrada Familia de Barcelonain Sagrada Familia de Barcelona510renessaince 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 Kipling2586Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll5045Karol DickensKarol Dickens3970John Ronald Reuel TolkienJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien1851writers 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 30% Pulitzer and Nobel PrizePulitzer and Nobel Prize1450Nobel Prize and Order of the SmileNobel Prize and Order of the Smile672Nobel Prize and Rugby World CupNobel Prize and Rugby World Cup415Oscar and Nobel PrizeOscar and Nobel Prize1122Nobel 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: Inesaverage 61% 4442114141591more than 70more than 706849he did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisonedhe did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisoned2297history 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 42% 111527333250441256664464death 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 63% Over 1000Over 1000769About 100About 1001077771522115922painters 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 62% ItalianItalian5183BurgundianBurgundian1399CatalonianCatalonian1334North-AfricanNorth-African401history 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 40% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips1244Paul HewsonPaul Hewson2979Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 1804Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton1331Ireland 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 71% he was murderedhe was murdered545he committed suicidehe committed suicide14862he overdosed heroinehe overdosed heroine4711he died in a car accidenthe died in a car accident585artists 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 54% LutheranLutheran2150BaptistBaptist2040Roman CatholicRoman Catholic6619MormonMormon1236presidents of the United States riddles » Play famous people quiz and see all the questions.