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Were you paying attention in history class? Name these famous historical figures!
308,425
There's a much higher variety in girls' names.
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For each year, guess the most popular names for baby boys born in the United States.
148,252
Guess the first names of these famous historical figures.
112,733
War. What is it good for? Absolutely nothing. Except this quiz.
96,121
______ the Lionheart for example.
85,226
For each selected country, name the country it was a part of prior to independence.
75,501
Guess the nations that controlled the largest land areas.
56,247
Name the occupation shared by each group of three people.
54,120
Some of these cities are still important. Others, not so much.
54,003
Name these former countries and empires based on their capital city.
51,862
One of them fiddled while Rome burned.
51,601
Never get involved in a land war in Asia!
50,850
Guess these people, places, and things that came first.
50,140
Based on the city and the year, name the person who was assassinated.
49,365
Can you name the modern-day countries in whose territory each pair of ancient cities were located?
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Based on the members, name the family.
47,621
We give you a religion - you tell us the country in which it originated.
47,539
I came, I saw, I took a quiz.
46,804
Based on the colony, name the mother country.
46,171
Based on the time, place and cause, name the famous person who died.
44,951
We give you the motto. You tell us who it belongs to.
44,457
For each year, name the 10 largest cities in the world of that year.
44,386
Guess the middle names of these famous historical figures.
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Guess the last names of these people known by a first name and an initial.
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Name the countries that have not been controlled by a foreign power since 1850.
42,677
Fill the blanks in the names of these historical ages and eras.
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Name these famous people who died before the age of 45.
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Can you name the countries that are home to these political movements, past and present?
39,591
For example, what is the oldest English university?
39,502
Based on the date and the invader, guess the country that was invaded.
38,247
These people are known by a title, such as General or Duke. Guess the title.
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Can you name these famous battles from history?
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You probably don't know these thirty important historical people.
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Name the cities that were the most populous on Earth at any time from 1000 B.C. - 2000 A.D.
36,196
Try to guess the most populous cities in Europe in the year 1700.
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Name these famous historical empires.
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Based on the time, place and cause, name the famous person who died.
34,348
For each year, name the 10 most populous countries and empires.
33,278
Name the biggest American cities in the year 1900.
31,593
Name the occupation shared by each group of three people.
31,554
These people are known by a title, such as Duke or Sergeant. Guess the title.
30,644
Prove you're a history nerd by getting them all.
30,510
Guess these people, places, and things that came first.
29,690
Name these infamous criminals.
29,219
Very large dog breed, for example.
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You can get knighted for practically anything nowadays! Name these famous people who were knighted by the queen or king of England.
27,819
Guess the modern-day countries that were once part of the Spanish Empire.
27,661
We give you a year and a city. Name the country or empire that controlled that city in the given year.
27,412
Can you name these famous military generals and admirals from American history?
25,655
Guess the names of these various types of warriors.
25,643
Try to name the winners of Time magazine's "Person of the Year" award.
25,288
The second U.S. president, for example.
25,236
Name these facts from French history.
25,157
Name the doers of these legendary deeds.
24,949
Name these famous women from history.
24,756
We give you one part of the couple - you name the other.
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Name the people who lived in these famous homes.
23,330
Name the famous founders of these countries, religions and corporations.
23,281
We give you a place and a year. Name the person who was born.
22,032
Guess the names of these famous ships, real or fictional.
21,880
Name the countries that were formerly referred to by these names.
20,461
Humans killed a lot of these off.
20,214
For example, what was the most populous city in the year 1900?
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For example, which country declared independence from Great Britain on July 4th, 1776?
18,159
These people are known by a title, such as General or Count. Guess the title.
18,028
Can you name these famous explorers?
17,910
Based on the descriptions, name these famous historical documents.
17,722
Such as the satellite that launched the space race.
17,632
Guess the historical figure based on the nickname.
17,493
I took a quiz, therefore I am.
17,121
Name the country where these coups occurred.
16,694
Name these famous people who died in battle.
16,503
A much harder version..
16,464
Answer these questions related to the geography of the Spanish Empire.
16,395
Name the countries of the world whose territory was not settled by human beings until after the start of the Christian era.
16,327
Name these famous people who died before the age of 45.
16,003
Name these city-states from ancient times to the present.
15,874
Guess the "middle" names of these famous historical figures
15,238
For each guerilla group, name the country where it is/was based.
15,125
How much do you know about the history of disasters - both natural and man-made?
14,683
Name the cities that were formerly referred to by these names.
14,323
Name these facts from Italian history post-Roman empire.
14,309
Guess these territories that changed hands.
14,068
Once again the quizmaster is trying to force you to learn something about China.
13,978
A very difficult quiz!
13,742
Can you identify these notable historical women?
13,482
Can you guess these facts about Abraham Lincoln and his presidency?
13,222
Name these facts from Spanish history.
12,818
Can you name the 20 largest cities in the German empire in the year 1910.
12,792
For each historical person, name their city of origin.
11,784
A somewhat satirical look at gruesome episodes in history.
11,377
We give you a place and a year. Name the person who was born.
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Difficulty level: hard. Can you name these people from history who are sometimes known as "The Great"?
8,154
We give you two people. Name the medical disorder they suffer(ed) from.
7,813
Can you answer these questions about the French Revolution?
7,403
Guess these facts about the Vikings and their mythology.
7,321
Can you answer these questions about the history of Christmas?
7,292
Name these people who left their home country for another.
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