No One Actually Remembers All The Dates Of These Historical Events. Do You?

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Can you walk down memory lane and recall these historic events?

Can you recall the specific dates of historical events? Take this quiz to see how well you know your history!

 Oct 20, 2018

1 of 18Pick the correct answer!

On April 4, ___ Martin Luther King Jr. was shot.
1968
1899
1981

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Which date marks the "Day That Will Live In Infamy"?
February 27, 1950
March 17, 1965
December 7, 1941

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon on July 20, ___.
1905
1969
1999

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

On August 3 ___, Christopher Columbus sailed the Ocean Blue.
1492
1562
1322

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The Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock on ___ ___ in 1960.
March 17
July 4
November 11

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated on April 14, _____.
1920
1812
1865

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The Wall Street crash led to the Great Depression in ____.
1910
1929
1946

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

____ ____, ____ changed America forever.
January 1, 1997
September 11, 2001
November 29, 1999

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In what year did the Berlin Wall come down?
1975
1989
2002

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America said goodbye to our beloved John F. Kennedy on ____ ____, ____.
Februrary 25, 1966
November 22, 1963
January 1, 1962

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

WWII began in _____ and ended in 1945.
1922
1944
1939

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The Declaration of Independence changed history as we knew it on ___ ___, ____.
July 4, 1676
July 4, 1776
July 4, 1876

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In what year did the Civil War begin?
1820
1861
1901

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The Magna Carta, the first document limiting the powers of King of England was signed in _____.
1215
1896
1689

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Slavery in America was abolished on ___ ___, ___.
December 6, 1800
December 6, 1820
December 6, 1865

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The first modern Olympic Games were held at Athens in April of ______.
1896
1665
2006

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

The first World War, Known as the Great War, ended in which year?
1876
1945
1918

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

On 6 August _____, the World Wide Web went live to the world.
1981
1991
1999
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Are you a big history buff who is great with dates? Do you know how certain people made their mark on the world? Do you know all about the events that made history, such as from the birth of America to the fall of the Berlin Wall? If you said "yes" to any of these questions, this is the quiz for you! To find out how much you know about the people and events who shaped the world over the past several thousand years, we challenge you to take this challenging but fun quiz!

Generations upon generations of people have come and gone, leaving their mark. They've won and lost battles, survived diseases and wars, and created art and inventions that have molded the world in which we live. It wasn't always easy, nor was it always certain, but humanity has defied the odds and kept going. History is proof that we're not only still here, but that there is more to come in an ever-evolving future and the people, and events, on our quiz solidified their place history in one way or another.

So, if your grand passion is people and the events that shaped the world, sit back, relax and put on your thinking cap! Answer these tough questions about the dates in which history-making events occurred over the past centuries! Not only will you have loads of fun, but you'll also probably learn something, too. Good luck with your fun and exciting journey in time travel and enjoy meeting some new, historical friends!