517

517: Question from G. Sreekanth. Constructing A required demolishing significant portions of a capital city’s historic  central district.  A is also referred to as the House of _________ (B’s surname).  Identify A and B.

Answer:

A –  Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest; also called the House of Ceausescu

B – Nicolae Ceausescu

516: Igor Stravinsky and Coco Chanel.

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13 responses to “517

  1. Man, this was on Top Gear’s opening episode of this season. A is the The People’s Palace in Bucharest (Romania). B is Ceausescu (Nikolae Ceausescu)

  2. Waldorf T. Flywheel

    Palace of the Parliment, Ceausescu

  3. james jamboree

    A – The Palace of the Parliament, Bucharest, Romania.
    B – Ceausescu

    Somebody’s been watching Palin’s Europe on Travel & Living? :)

  4. A – Palace of the Parliament , Bucharest
    B – Nicolae Ceauşescu
    A is also known as House of Ceauşescu

  5. A – The Palace of the Parliament in Bucharest, Romania is a multi-purpose building containing both chambers of the Romanian Parliament

    B – Nicolae Ceauşescu, President of Romania from 1974 to 1989.

  6. Bucharest; Ceausescu

  7. Bucharest, Nicolae Ceauşescu

  8. A is parliament of bucharest

  9. Palace of the parliament is also referred to as House of Ceausescu.

  10. A-Palace of the Parliament
    B-Ceauşescu (after Nicolae Ceauşescu)

  11. House of Parliament, Bucharest; Ceausescu

  12. Palace of the Parliament
    Nicolae Ceauşescu

  13. why no new questions ,…???
    i m waiting 4 new questionss ….