Quiz: Do You Know The Lyrics To "We Didn't Start The Fire" By Billy Joel?

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Think you know this hit by the Piano Man?

Take this tricky music quiz and see if you can finish all the lyrics to Billy Joel's hit song, We Didn't Start the Fire!

 May 09, 2019

1 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Harry Truman, Doris Day, Red China, Johnnie Ray South Pacific, Walter Winchell, _____"
Joe DiMaggio
Jackie Robinson
Babe Ruth

2 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Joe McCarthy, Richard Nixon, Studebaker, television North Korea, South Korea, _____"
Grace Kelly
Audrey Hepburn
Marilyn Monroe

3 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Rosenbergs, H-bomb, Sugar Ray, Panmunjom Brando, 'The King and I' and '_____'"
To Kill A Mockingbird
The Catcher in the Rye
Great Expectations

4 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"_____, vaccine, England's got a new queen, Marciano, Liberace, Santayana goodbye"
Reagan
Kennedy
Eisenhower

5 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"We didn't start the fire, it was always burning since the world's been ___________,"
around
spinning
turning

6 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"We didn't start the fire, no we didn't light it, but we tried to _______ it"
end
fight
stop

7 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"_____, Malenkov, Nasser and Prokofiev Rockefeller, Campanella, Communist Bloc"
Adolf Hitler
Che Guevera
Joseph Stalin

8 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Roy Cohn, Juan Peron, Toscanini, Dacron Dien Bien Phu falls, '_____'"
Folsom Prison Blues
Rock Around the Clock
Jailhouse Rock

9 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Einstein, James Dean, Brooklyn's got a ________ team,"
second
new
winning

10 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Davy Crockett, Peter Pan, _____, Disneyland"
Johnny Cash
Elvis Presley
Lucille Ball

11 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Bardot, Budapest, ______________ , Krushchev
Ohio
Tennessee
Alabama

12 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Princess Grace, 'Peyton Place', _________"
trouble in the Oval
trouble in paradise
trouble in the Suez

13 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"_____, Pasternak, Mickey Mantle, Kerouac'"
Big Bend
Springfield
Little Rock

14 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"________, Chou En-Lai, 'Bridge on the River Kwai,"
NASA
Sputnik
Apollo 13

15 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Lebanon, _____, California baseball"
Charlse de Gaulle
Joan of Arc
Claude Monet

16 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Starkweather, homicide, ________ of thalidomide"
children
citizens
people

17 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"_____, 'Ben Hur', space monkey, Mafia, Hula hoops, Castro, Edsel is a no-go"
Buddy Holly
Dick van Dyke
Mary Tyler Moore

18 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"U2, Syngman Rhee, payola and Kennedy Chubby Checker, '_____', Belgians in the Congo"
Rebecca
Psycho
Notorious

19 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"_____, Eichmann, 'Stranger in a Strange Land,'"
Poe
Dickens
Hemingway

20 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Dylan, _______, Bay of Pigs invasion"
Berlin
Dallas
Paris

21 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

""_____", British Beatlemania, Ole Miss, John Glenn, Liston beats Patterson"
The Big Sleep
The Maltese Falcon
Lawrence of Arabia

22 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Pope Paul, ____________, British politician sex"
Malcolm X
Bobby Kennedy
MLK

23 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"JFK, blown away, _________,"
why am I so sad today
who can help me run away
what else do I have to say

24 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

""Birth control, Ho Chi Minh, ___________ back again,"
Ronald Reagan
Richard Nixon
George Bush

25 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Moonshot, Woodstock, _____, punk rock"
Watergate
Emailgate
Deflategate

26 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Begin, Reagan, Palestine, terror on the __________,"
airwaves
home front
airline

27 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Ayatollah's in Iran, _____ in Afghanistan"
Canadians
Australians
Russians

28 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

""_____", Sally Ride, heavy metal, suicide Foreign debts, homeless vets, AIDS, crack, Bernie Goetz"
The Price Is Right
Wheel of Fortune
Jeopardy

29 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Hypodermics on the _________, China's under martial law"
streets
metro
shore

30 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Rock and roller cola wars, _____"
I don't know what's worth fighting for
I can't take it anymore
I don't remember what happened before

31 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"We didn't ________ the fire, it was always burning since the world's been ___________"
contain, here
stop, around
start, turning

32 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"We didn't start the fire, but when we are ________, will it still _______ on, and on, and on, and on..."
dead, go
gone, burn
buried, continue
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Think you're a true fan of Billy Joel and his music? Prove it by singing along to this ultimate We Didn't Start the Fire lyrics test! This iconic song features countless references to history and pop culture, which you could easily get confused if you weren't listening closely enough. Prove you're a certified Billy Joel fan now!