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
Sylvia Plath
Anne of Green Gables
Rosa Parks

2 of 50Who is this?

margaret thatcher
Wikimedia Commons
Martha Washington
Meryl Streep
Margaret Thatcher

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
Grace Kelly
Marilyn Monroe

5 of 50Who is this?

F. Scott Fitzgerald
King Henry VIII
King Louis X

6 of 50Who is this?

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

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
Michael Jackson
Nelson Mandela
Mata Hari

9 of 50Who is this?

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

10 of 50Who is this?

J.K Rowling
Gabrielle Union
Coco Chanel

11 of 50Who is this?

Jaqueline Kennedy
Jackie Kennedy Onassis
Elizabeth Taylor
Audrey Hepburn

12 of 50Who is this?

Anne Frank
Anne Frank
Shirley Temple
Elizabeth Taylor

13 of 50Who is this?

Tim Cook
Steve Jobs
Bill Gates

14 of 50Who is this?

amelia earhart
Wikimedia Commons
Cate Blanchett
Amelia Earhart
Sally Fields

15 of 50Who is this?

walt disney
via Disney
Holden Caulfield
Walt Disney
Alfred Hitchcock

16 of 50Who is this?

Ernest Hemingway
Theodore Roosevelt
Abraham Lincoln

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
Marla Singer
Gene Kelly

20 of 50Who is this?

Stephen King
Harvey Milk
Ronald Reagan

21 of 50Who is this?

Wikimedia Commons
Thomas Edison
Albert Einstein
James Madison

22 of 50Who is this?

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

23 of 50Who is this?

hitler, culture
Adolf Hitler
Joseph Stalin
Karl Marx

24 of 50Who is this?

fidel castro, history
Fidel Castro
Henry Ford
John Snow

25 of 50Who is this?

gloria steinem
Wikimedia Commons
Nancy Reagan
Dorothy Dandridge
Gloria Steinem

26 of 50Who is this?

muhammed ali
Floyd Mayweather
Muhammed Ali
Pete Rose

27 of 50Who is this?

audrey hepburn
Gene Kelly
Grace Kelly
Audrey Hepburn

28 of 50Who is this?

Stevie Wonder
Lionel Richie
Stevie Wonder
Stephen Hawking

29 of 50Who is this?

Hilary Clinton
Joan Jett
Janis Joplin
Hilary Clinton

30 of 50Who is this?

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

31 of 50Who is this?

Marie Antoinette
Wikimedia Commons
Queen Victoria
Marie Antoinette
Grace Kelly

32 of 50Who is this?

Jack the Ripper
Dalai Lama

33 of 50Who is this?

George Washington, celebs
John Adams
George Washington
George Lucas

34 of 50Who is this?

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

35 of 50Who is this?

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

36 of 50Who is this?

Queen Elizabeth
Queen Victoria
Queen Elizabeth II
Princess Diana

37 of 50Who is this?

louis armstrong
Jimi Hendrix
Louis Armstrong
Langston Hughes

38 of 50Who is this?

iconic figures
Nancy Reagan
Eleanor Roosevelt
Marilyn Monroe

39 of 50Who is this?

Michael Jordan
LeBron James
Kobe Bryant
Michael Jordan

40 of 50Who is this?

marie curie
Rachel Carson
Anne Frank
Marie Curie

41 of 50Who is this?

elizabeth taylor
Grace Jene
Zoe Saldana
Elizabeth Taylor

42 of 50Who is this?

iconic figures
Charlie Chaplin
James Dean
Adolf Hitler

43 of 50Who is this?

Maya Angelou
Whoopi Goldberg
Oprah Winfrey
Maya Angelou

44 of 50Who is this?

james dean
Warner Bros.
George Clooney
James Dean
Mark Twain

45 of 50Who is this?

sally ride
Sally Ride
Amelia Earhart
Sandra Bullock

46 of 50Who is this?

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

47 of 50Who is this?

Mother Teresa
Anna Kournikova
Mother Teresa
Princess Diana

48 of 50Who is this?

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

49 of 50Who is this?

William Shakespeare
George Washington
King Henry VIII

50 of 50Who is this?

martin luther king, history, school
Malcolm X
Martin Luther King Jr
Jackie Robinson
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?