Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: What has May 26 ever given us?

Updated - May 23, 2024 04:55 pm IST

Published - May 23, 2024 12:38 pm IST

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Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: What has May 26 ever given us?
American Jazz musician, Miles Davis, 1984.
1 / 10 | On May 26 in 1805, Napoléon Bonaparte assumed the title of ‘King’ of a country he had just conquered and was crowned at its famous Gothic cathedral. Prior to this, the many territories had different flags; he united them all under one. Called the ‘tricolore’, it had three horizontal stripes in the same fashion as the French flag, but with one difference: Bonaparte’s favourite colour green replaced the French blue. Which country’s flag is this?
Answer : Italy
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