Quiz: Can You Identify The Historical Figure By A Vague Description?

How well do you actually know some of the most famous people who have ever lived?

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 Apr 23, 2018
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Question: 1/18Pick the correct historical figure!


Ditched her poor upbringing and learned how to rock a white dress
Marilyn Monroe
Oprah Winfrey
Margaret Thatcher

Question: 2/18Pick the correct historical figure!


A really tall guy that got killed while watching a play at the theatre
Abraham Lincoln
Ludwig Beethoven
Muhammad Ali

Question: 3/18Pick the correct historical figure!


Catholic who did a lot of things to help out poor people in India
Eva Peron
Queen Elizabeth II
Mother Teresa

Question: 4/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He had an affair with a really attractive woman who sang him Happy Birthday
John F. Kennedy
Elvis Presley
Albert Einstein

Question: 5/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He had a dream and shared it with thousands of people during a speech in DC
Muhammad Ali
Martin Luther King
Christopher Columbus

Question: 6/18Pick the correct historical figure!


A South African President and anti-apartheid campaigner
Nelson Mandela
Malcolm X
Desmond Tutu

Question: 7/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She sat down on a bus and went to jail for it
Grace Kelly
Rosa Parks
Oprah Winfrey

Question: 8/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She didn't fly around the world, but she tried
Amelia Earhart
Eva Peron
Haile Selassie

Question: 9/18Pick the correct historical figure!


This person made up a story about a wizard called Harry and people really liked it
J.K.Rowling
John Green
Veronica Roth

Question: 10/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She adopted a lot of kids and has really great lips
Angelina Jolie
Oprah Winfrey
Grace Kelley

Question: 11/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He painted cool things and cut off his ear
Pablo Picasso
Vincent van Gogh
Salvador Dali

Question: 12/18Pick the correct historical figure!


Liberated women from the constraints of the "corseted silhouette" and popularizing a sporty, casual chic
Stella McCartney
Coco Chanel
Ralph Lauren

Question: 13/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She had breakfast at Tiffany's
Diane Keaton
Grace Kelly
Audrey Hepburn

Question: 14/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He was really good at baseball and then had a candy bar named after himself
Lou Gehrig
Jackie Robinson
Babe Ruth

Question: 15/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She kept a diary during the Nazi occupation of Germany
Anne Frank
Edith Stein
Lili Henoch

Question: 16/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He runs really fast (but not for the US)
Michael Phelps
Carl Lewis
Usain Bolt

Question: 17/18Pick the correct historical figure!


She said "Then let them eat cake"
Marie Antoinette
Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Victoria

Question: 18/18Pick the correct historical figure!


He was the longest US president
Theodore Roosevelt
Franklin D. Roosevelt
George Washington
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Who had an affair with Marilyn Monroe? Who was the longest president? Who is the fastest runner? How many of these figures do you really know?