Quiz: Do You Recognize These Historical Events?


Let's see how well you can remember these iconic shots from our past...

Take this quiz to see how well you can identify historical events simply from one photograph or image.

 Mar 15, 2016
1 of 7Where was this flag being raised?
Iwo Jima
South Korea
2 of 7Which spaceship is taking off in this photo?
CBS News
3 of 7What was happening in this photo?
The Sumatra Tsunami
The Civil War
The San Francisco Earthquake
4 of 7How did these people become stranded?
Hurricane Katrina
The War On Terror
Colorado Forest Fires
5 of 7Where was this wretched forest fire?
NBC News
6 of 7Who stands in this photo from 1969?
The Telegraph
Neil Armstrong
Alan Shepard
Lance Armstrong
7 of 7Where was this picture taken?
San Diego's Naval Port
Times Square, NYC
Paris, France
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