Quiz: Do You Actually Know The Most Important Dates In Human History?

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Do you have a mind for dates?

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

 Nov 29, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

In 1969
Man landed on the moon
The Vietnam War started
The Berlin Wall was built

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In 1939
The stock market crashes
The first nuclear bombs are dropped on Japan
WII starts in Europe

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In 1776
The American Revolution begins
The Mayflower lands at Plymouth Rock
The storming of the Bastille

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In 1912
WWI starts
The Russian revolution begins
The Titanic sinks

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In 1492
Beginning of the Industrial Revolution
Mexican revolution
First voyage of Columbus

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In 1914
Influenza pandemic
The Russian revolution begins
World War I

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In 1948
Creation of Israel
WWII ends
The Korean War starts

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In 1865
The car is invented
The Spanish American war begins
The Civil War ends

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In 1941
The battle of Waterloo
The bombing of Pearl Harbor
The storming of the Bastille

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In 1989
The Tiananmen Square Massacre
The Internet is invented
Ronald Reagan is shot

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In 1963
Robert Kennedy is assassinated
Martin Luther King is shot
President Kennedy is shot

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In 1848
The phone is invented
The beginning of the Civil War
The California Gold Rush

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In 1773
The Boston Tea Party
The American revolution ends
The Emancipation Proclamation ends slavery

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In 1969
The Woodstock Festival
Robert Kennedy is shot
The Vietnam War ends

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In 1974
Three Mile Island accident
Space shuttle Challenger explodes
Richard Nixon resigns

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In 1975
Patty Hearst is kidnapped
The US turns 200
Saigon Falls

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In 1980
Bill Clinton becomes president
Chernobyl melts down
The end of the Iran hostage crisis

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In 1992
The Internet is invented
The LA riots
The Gulf War begins
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

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!