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, _____"
Babe Ruth
Joe DiMaggio
Jackie Robinson

2 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

3 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

4 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

5 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

6 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

7 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

8 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

9 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

10 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

11 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Bardot, Budapest, ______________ , Krushchev
Tennessee
Alabama
Ohio

12 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

13 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

14 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

15 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

16 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

17 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

18 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

19 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

20 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

21 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

22 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

23 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

24 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

25 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

26 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

27 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

28 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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