European History by Letter C

Can you guess these things in connection with European history starting with C?
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Last updated: March 28, 2020
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Symbolic building of Rome
His last words were: "Et tu, Brute?"
Julius Caesar
King of the Franks, first Holy Roman Emperor
Capital of the Ottoman Empire
Second-oldest university in the United Kingdom
University of Cambridge
Discovered the New World
Christopher Colombus
Lord Protector of England
Oliver Cromwell
The first woman to be awarded a Nobel Prize
Marie Curie
Author of detective stories who created the characters Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple
Agatha Christie
Author of L'Étranger
Albert Camus
WWII British prime minister
Wintson Churchill
Period of tension between the Soviet Bloc and Western powers 1947-1991
Cold War
Site of 1986 nuclear power plant explosion
Former country in central Europe that split into two currently existing countries in 1993
Region of Spain that declared independence in 2017
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Two concerns:

1) It is historically inaccurate now to say that Columbus discovered the. "New World". The Vikings were (likely) the first Europeans to arrive in the new world. Also it is Eurocentric to suggest that the new world was even discovered by Europeans given that people crossed the land-bridge between Asia and North America perhaps 30,000 years prior to Columbus' voyage.

2) Technically Neville Chamberlain was also a prime minister of the UK during the Second World War (albeit not for a significant portion of it). He did declare war on Nazi Germany after all.