Quiz: If You Can Name All 16 Of These Historical Figures You're A Genius

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 Sep 24, 2017

1 of 15Pick your answer!

Who was president during the American Civil War?
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson

2 of 15Pick your answer!

Which president oversaw the Cuban Missile Crisis and was assassinated?
John F. Kennedy
William McKinley
James Garfield

3 of 15Pick your answer!

Who won the Nobel Peace Prize for their work in South Africa?
Winston Churchill
Mother Theresa
Nelson Mandela

4 of 15Pick your answer!

Muhammad Ali was an Olympic ___.
skiier
golfer
boxer

5 of 15Pick your answer!

Mother Theresa spent many years in ____ helping the poor.
China
Cambodia
India

6 of 15Pick your answer!

Rosa Parks was arrested after she refused to do what?
Wait in line for the bus
Give up her seat on the bus
Buy a bus ticket

7 of 15Pick your answer!

____ invented the theory of evolution.
Christopher Columbus
Charles Darwin
Thomas Edison

8 of 15Pick your answer!

Eva Peron was ____'s First Lady and remains an important symbol of emancipation.
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil

9 of 15Pick your answer!

____ invented the telephone.
Leonardo da Vinci
Lyndon Johnson
Alexander Graham Bell

10 of 15Pick your answer!

______ was Britain’s first female prime minister.
Margaret Thatcher
Theresa May
Portia Simpson-Miller

11 of 15Pick your answer!

____ was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic.
Amelia Earhart
Ingrid Bergman
Maya Angelou

12 of 15Pick your answer!

Anne Frank kept a diary during the ____.
Cold War
Holocaust
American Civil War

13 of 15Pick your answer!

Thomas Edison invented the ____.
lightbulb
computer
fax machine

14 of 15Pick your answer!

The ___ Brothers invented and flew the first airplane.
Jackson
Smith
Wright

15 of 15Pick your answer!

____ gave the "I Have A Dream Speech."
Indira Ghandi
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcom X
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