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
Jackie Robinson
Joe DiMaggio

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 '_____'"
Great Expectations
To Kill A Mockingbird
The Catcher in the Rye

4 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

7 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

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,"
new
winning
second

10 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

11 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

"Bardot, Budapest, ______________ , Krushchev
Tennessee
Alabama
Ohio

12 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

13 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

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"
people
citizens
children

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
Dallas
Berlin

21 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

22 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

23 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

24 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

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"
Australians
Canadians
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
shore
metro

30 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

31 of 32Finish The Lyrics:

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

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..."
buried, continue
dead, go
gone, burn
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!