Crimes of the Century

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Which serial killer terrorized the Whitechapel district of London during the late 19th century?
Jack the Ripper
John Wayne Gacy
Charles Manson
Sweeney Todd

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During the 1920s to 1930s, which Chicago organized crime gangster was nicknamed “Scarface”?
Al Capone
Charles Luciano
Tony Soprano
El Chapo

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Which infamous heist of £2.6 million and took place in the 1960’s between Scotland and London?
Great Train Robbery
The Antwerp Diamond Heist
Carlton Hotel Robbery
Brinks-Mat Robbery

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Who is the alleged perpetrator in the only unsolved case of airplane hijacking that occurred in 1971 in the American Northwest?
D.B. Cooper
Ted Bundy
John F. Kennedy, Jr.
William Remington

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Which famous person’s son was kidnapped and murdered in 1932 in America?
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Charles Lindbergh
Patty Hearst
Jon Benet Ramsey

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In 1911, which famous piece of art was stolen and caused the borders of France to be closed?
Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Mona Lisa’
Banksy’s ‘Girl with the Red Balloon’
Vincent van Gogh’s ‘The Starry Night’
Andy Warhol’s ‘Campbell’s Soup Cans’

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Notorious partners-in-crime, which couple began their crime spree across the United States in the 1930’s?
Bonnie and Clyde
Albert and Bobby
Captain and Tennille
Sonny and Cher

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In which city did H.H. Holmes own a building, referred to as the “World’s Fair Hotel”, but informally called “The Murder Hotel” because he used it to lure and kill his victims?
Chicago, IL
Seattle, WA
Los Angeles, CA
Boston, MA

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Who was the person that was suspected of brutally killing their parents in 1892, was found not guilty by a jury, and the home in which the murders occurred is now a bed and breakfast?
Lizzie Borden
Lyle Menendez
Ted Bundy
Richard Ramirez

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Which notorious cult leader poisoned 909 of his followers, before killing himself in 1978, which marked the single greatest loss of American civilian life by a non-natural disaster until the events of September 11, 2001?
Jim Jones
Timothy McVeigh
David Koresh
Charles Manson

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