Quiz: Can You Name All Of These People Who Changed The Course of History?

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Can you name all of these people who changed the world?

How many of these iconic historical figures can you name? Take this fun history quiz to see how many people you can identify by only one image!

 Mar 08, 2020

1 of 50Who is this?

Rosa Parks, history
via Wikimedia Commons
Anne of Green Gables
Rosa Parks
Sylvia Plath

2 of 50Who is this?

margaret thatcher
Wikimedia Commons
Meryl Streep
Margaret Thatcher
Martha Washington

3 of 50Who is this?

Abraham Lincoln
via Wikimedia Commons
Mark Twain
Abraham Lincoln
John Adams

4 of 50Who is this?

marilyn monroe, baby boomers, women, celebs, history, juju
Via Wikimedia Commons
Marilyn Monroe
Grace Kelly

5 of 50Who is this?

King Louis X
King Henry VIII
F. Scott Fitzgerald

6 of 50Who is this?

Alfred Hitchcock, grace kelly, Rear Window, movies/tv, celebs
Paramount Pictures
Grace Kelly
Ava Gardner
Tina Turner

7 of 50Who is this?

princess diana
ABC News
Anita Hill
Billie Jean King
Princess Diana

8 of 50Who is this?

Nelson Mandela, influential figures, history
via Wikimedia Commons
Mata Hari
Michael Jackson
Nelson Mandela

9 of 50Who is this?

Susan B Anthony
Zsa Zsa Gabor
Sojourner Truth
Susan B. Anthony

10 of 50Who is this?

J.K Rowling
Coco Chanel
Gabrielle Union

11 of 50Who is this?

Jaqueline Kennedy
Audrey Hepburn
Jackie Kennedy Onassis
Elizabeth Taylor

12 of 50Who is this?

Anne Frank
Elizabeth Taylor
Anne Frank
Shirley Temple

13 of 50Who is this?

Steve Jobs
Tim Cook
Bill Gates

14 of 50Who is this?

amelia earhart
Wikimedia Commons
Amelia Earhart
Sally Fields
Cate Blanchett

15 of 50Who is this?

walt disney
via Disney
Walt Disney
Alfred Hitchcock
Holden Caulfield

16 of 50Who is this?

Ernest Hemingway
Abraham Lincoln
Theodore Roosevelt

17 of 50Who is this?

Maria Sharapova
Billie Jean King
Serena Williams

18 of 50Who is this?

van gogh
Andy Warhol
Vincent Van Gogh

19 of 50Who is this?

Ingrid Bergman, old hollywood, celebs
Paramount Pictures
Ingrid Bergman
Gene Kelly
Marla Singer

20 of 50Who is this?

Harvey Milk
Stephen King
Ronald Reagan

21 of 50Who is this?

Wikimedia Commons
James Madison
Thomas Edison
Albert Einstein

22 of 50Who is this?

Shirley Temple, old hollywood, celebs
Miley Cyrus
Shirley Temple
Annie Hall

23 of 50Who is this?

hitler, culture
Joseph Stalin
Adolf Hitler
Karl Marx

24 of 50Who is this?

fidel castro, history
Henry Ford
Fidel Castro
John Snow

25 of 50Who is this?

gloria steinem
Wikimedia Commons
Dorothy Dandridge
Gloria Steinem
Nancy Reagan

26 of 50Who is this?

muhammed ali
Muhammed Ali
Pete Rose
Floyd Mayweather

27 of 50Who is this?

audrey hepburn
Gene Kelly
Grace Kelly
Audrey Hepburn

28 of 50Who is this?

Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder
Stephen Hawking
Lionel Richie

29 of 50Who is this?

Hilary Clinton
Janis Joplin
Joan Jett
Hilary Clinton

30 of 50Who is this?

elvis preseley, elvis, celebs, Music, pop culture
Elvis Presley
Sean Penn
Paul McCartney

31 of 50Who is this?

Marie Antoinette
Wikimedia Commons
Marie Antoinette
Grace Kelly
Queen Victoria

32 of 50Who is this?

Dalai Lama
Jack the Ripper

33 of 50Who is this?

George Washington, celebs
George Lucas
John Adams
George Washington

34 of 50Who is this?

frida kahlo, art
Self-portrait with Thorn Necklace and Hummingbird (1940) via Wikimedia Commons
Joan of Arc
Frida Kahlo

35 of 50Who is this?

marlon brando, old hollywood, celebs
Paramount Pictures
J.R. Tolkien
Marlon Brando
James Adams

36 of 50Who is this?

Queen Elizabeth
Princess Diana
Queen Victoria
Queen Elizabeth II

37 of 50Who is this?

louis armstrong
Jimi Hendrix
Langston Hughes
Louis Armstrong

38 of 50Who is this?

iconic figures
Marilyn Monroe
Eleanor Roosevelt
Nancy Reagan

39 of 50Who is this?

Michael Jordan
Michael Jordan
LeBron James
Kobe Bryant

40 of 50Who is this?

marie curie
Rachel Carson
Marie Curie
Anne Frank

41 of 50Who is this?

elizabeth taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
Grace Jene
Zoe Saldana

42 of 50Who is this?

iconic figures
Adolf Hitler
James Dean
Charlie Chaplin

43 of 50Who is this?

Maya Angelou
Whoopi Goldberg
Oprah Winfrey
Maya Angelou

44 of 50Who is this?

james dean
Warner Bros.
Mark Twain
James Dean
George Clooney

45 of 50Who is this?

sally ride
Sally Ride
Sandra Bullock
Amelia Earhart

46 of 50Who is this?

malcolm x
Wikimedia Commons
Martin Luther King Jr.
Malcom X
Jesse Jackson

47 of 50Who is this?

Mother Teresa
Mother Teresa
Princess Diana
Anna Kournikova

48 of 50Who is this?

Aretha Franklin, queen of soul, celebs, Music
Aretha Franklin
Venus Williams
Whitney Houston

49 of 50Who is this?

King Henry VIII
George Washington
William Shakespeare

50 of 50Who is this?

martin luther king, history, school
Jackie Robinson
Martin Luther King Jr
Malcolm X
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Most people won't be able to name every single one of these historical figures... are you up to the challenge? You'll need to know influential people from throughout history. From America's discovery to the inventor of Apple, can you recognize them and everyone in between? All of these people had some significant impact on history, whether good or bad. The best way to prepare for our future and keep improving and growing is to learn from the past. Part of learning from the past is recognizing all the historical figures that impacted society and shaped the world into what it is today. This fun quiz will test you on all of these poeple. How many if the worlds most influential figures of all time will you be able to recognize?