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Faces on World Currencies

Identify the famous people on each of these coins and banknotes!
Some of these specific coins and banknotes are no longer printed/minted and circulated anymore.
Quiz by QuantumMechanist
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Last updated: December 7, 2021
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50 Pound Sterling Note
100k Indonesian Rupiah Bill
10 South African Rand
100 Iranian Rials Note
100 Pound Sterling Coin
United States One Hundred Dollar Bill
10 Mexican Peso Note
500 French Francs Note
United States One Dollar Bill
USSR 1961 25 Ruble Note
10 Brazilian Centavos Coin
10 Turkish Lira Note
10k Italian Lira Note
100 Saudi Riyal Note
3 Cuban Pesos Coin
2k Italian Lira Note
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Level 75
Dec 15, 2021
nice! the italian notes should be cropped a bit I think because bits of other notes are shown to the right and below
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Level 69
Dec 15, 2021
Yeah, the Italian bills are all from the same picture. Unfortunately Jetpunk's minimum size for an image means I can't crop it any smaller.

Additionally, it is very hard to find regular currency pictures on Wikimedia Commons. Since they're all pretty normal, people don't think to upload pictures of them, and thus the regular currencies are drowned out in rarer and older editions.

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Level 61
Dec 15, 2021
I couldn't spell Nelson Mandela...
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Level 83
Dec 15, 2021
I wonder if Marie Curie is the only person on two different country's currency; the 500 old French franc and 20 000 old Polish Zloty. (except Elizabeth II)
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Level 69
Dec 15, 2021
Simon Bolivar is on some Argentinian and Venezuelan notes. Besides that, I don't know.
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Level 68
Dec 16, 2021
Maybe accept Touring for Turing? It's obviously written wrong but a common typo I imagine.
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Level 69
Dec 16, 2021
Alan Turing has a default type in on Jetpunk, so that's the one I used.