Quiz: 50 Years Later.... How Much Do You Remember About The Year 1969?

tv, Music, davy jones, the monkees, 60s, show
NBC

Are you 60s savvy?

If you were obsessed with the 1960s, then you should have no problem acing this ultimate 1968 historical challenge!

 Jan 12, 2020

1 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, movies
20th Century Fox
Spartacus
Cool Hand Luke
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

2 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

Who was sworn in as U.S. president in 1969?
Ronald Reagan
Lyndon B. Johnson
Richard Nixon

3 of 25Name The 1969 Icon!

Paramount Pictures
Natalie Wood
Audrey Hepburn
Marilyn Monroe

4 of 25Name The 1969 Song!

"Ever since I was a young boy I've played the silver ball, from Soho down to Brighton, I must have played them all"
Pinball Wizard - The Who
Touch Me - The Doors
Dazed and Confused - Led Zeppelin

5 of 25Name The 1969 TV Show!

retro tv show, tv, Get Smart
CBS
Bewitched
Get Smart
Mission: Impossible

6 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

There was new hope for families because of what scientific first in 1969?
Stem cell harvesting
In vitro fertilization
Skin graft experiments

7 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

the italian job, movies
Paramount Pictures
The Birds
The Italian Job
Marnie

8 of 25Name The 1969 TV Show!

movies/tv, bewitched
Sony Pictures
Bewitched
Cheers
The Bill Cosby Show

9 of 25Name The 1969 Song!

"You are my candy girl and you got me wanting you."
I Want To Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
God Only Knows - The Beach Boys
Sugar, Sugar - The Archies

10 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

The Wild Bunch, movies, action movie
Paramount Pictures
The Italian Job
The Wild Bunch
Gladiator

11 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

What famous music festival took place in New York in 1969?
Ultra
Happy Ever After
Woodstock

12 of 25Name The 1969 TV Show!

tv, I Dream of Jeannie
NBC
I Dream of Jeannie
Leave It to Beaver
I Love Lucy

13 of 25Name The 1969 Song!

"War, children, it's just a shot away, it's just a shot away"
I Can't Get Next To You - The Temptations
Gimme Shelter - The Rolling Stones
Something - The Beatles

14 of 25Name The 1969 Icon!

60s male icon, movies, elvis presley, follow that dream
United Artists
George Harrison
Elvis Presley
Humphrey Bogart

15 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

What "Giant Leap for Mankind" happened in 1969?
First moon landing
First manned spaceflight
First woman in space

16 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

musical, movies, hello, dolly!
20th Century Fox
The Wizard of Oz
My Fair Lady
Hello, Dolly!

17 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

movies, celebs, midnight cowboy, 1969, Dustin Hoffman
United Artists
Tootsie
Midnight Cowboy
Rain Man

18 of 25Name The 1969 Icon!

marilyn monroe, movies, tv/movies, best picture, classic, history, phone, juju, film
20th Century Fox
Audrey Hepburn
Marlene Dietrich
Marilyn Monroe

19 of 25Name The 1969 Song!

"Here come old flat top he come groovin' up slowly"
Come Together - The Beatles
Proud Mary - Creedence Clearwater Revival
A Boy Named Sue - Johnny Cash

20 of 25Name The 1969 TV Show!

Green Acres, 60s tv show main character, tv
CBS
Bewitched
Green Acres
I Dream of Jeannie

21 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

Which political figure was involved in a car accident at Chappaquiddick in 1969?
Richard Nixon
Ted Kennedy
John F. Kennedy

22 of 25Name The 1969 Movie!

movies, celebs, Easy Rider, 1969, peter fonda, Jack Nicholson, dennis hopper
Columbia Pictures
Terms of Endearment
Easy Rider
Chinatown

23 of 25Name The 1969 Song!

"Good times never seemed so good, I'd be inclined to believe they never would"
I Can’t Get No Satisfaction - The Rolling Stones
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
I Heard It Through the Grapevine - Marvin Gaye

24 of 25Name The 1969 Icon!

60s male icon, movies, Sean Connery, goldfinger
United Artists
Robert Mitchum
Larry Hagman
Sean Connery

25 of 25Name The 1969 Historical Fact!

Why did the word "zodiac" take on scary tones in 1969?
Astrologists who went on strike
It was the name of a plane that crashed
It denoted a serial killer
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Calling all 60's lover! We want YOU to travel back in time to 1969 and take this fun history and pop culture test! Don't burn that draft card just yet! Step into the time machine of this 1969 knowledge quiz now! After World War II, America settled into the oddity of the 1950s, a post-war boom in which millions of babies were born, and jobs were plentiful… but there was darkness seeping in just beyond the horizon. When the 1960s arrived, so too did massive social turbulence. A U.S. president was shot and killed. Civil rights leaders were murdered. Riots enveloped entire cities. By the time 1969 rolled around, many Americans could hardly wait for the strangeness of the 1960s to be over. What do you recall about the events of 1969? The end of the ‘60s saw the counterculture still thriving against conservative factions. Large music festivals weren't just for fun; they were a sign of a movement that often came to literal blows with authority. But there were peaceful moments, too. What do you remember about the flower children and their role in late Sixties politics? And speaking of politics, from Vietnam to Chicago, there were power struggles galore. One tired president stepped aside, giving way to a man who would become more infamous than all of his predecessors. So just how much do you remember about the swingin' sixties? Let's find out if you can pass this tricky 1969 test that covers everything from movies to TV to music to pop culture to history! Good luck!