History Quiz: Most People Can't Remember Who Did These 20 Things. Can You?

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Can you make your history teacher proud?

See how well you really remember history by choosing the correct historical figure based on the significant act they did in their lives.

 Feb 01, 2020

1 of 20Who did this?

Was burnt at the stake in my native France after being declared a heretic
Joan of Arc
Napoleon Bonaparte
Marie Antoinette

2 of 20Who did this?

Painted the Mona Lisa and other works
Leonardo da Vinci
Claude Monet

3 of 20Who did this?

Started World War II and was responsible for the Holocaust
Franklin D. Roosevelt
John F. Kennedy
Adolf Hitler

4 of 20Who did this?

Wrote the "The Iliad" and "The Odyssey"
William Shakespeare

5 of 20Who did this?

Conquered England in 1066
William the Conqueror
Alfred the Great
Adolf Hitler

6 of 20Who did this?

Chronicled my experience hiding from the Nazis in a diary
Josef Stalin
Winston Churchill
Anne Frank

7 of 20Who did this?

Had my head cut off during the French Revolution
Christopher Columbus
Benito Mussolini
Marie Antoinette

8 of 20Who did this?

Built and flew the first successful airplane
The Warner Brothers
The Orville Brothers
The Wright Brothers

9 of 20Who did this?

Became Emperor of Rome but was assassinated on the Ides of March
Julius Caesar

10 of 20Who did this?

Established trade routes between China and my native Europe
Marco Polo
Galileo Gallilei
Sir Walter Raleigh

11 of 20Who did this?

Wrote The Communist Manifesto and believed in the power of communist economies
Neil Armstrong
Josef Stalin
Karl Marx

12 of 20Who did this?

Composed many pieces of music and became widely regarded as a musical genius
Charles Darwin
Charlie Chaplin

13 of 20Who did this?

Elected the first President of the United States
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson
Abraham Lincoln

14 of 20Who did this?

Made breakthrough discoveries in physics, with my laws of motion and gravity
Thomas Edison
Marie Curie
Sir Isaac Newton

15 of 20Who did this?

Sparked off the Protestant Reformation
Joe Lewis
Malcolm X
Martin Luther

16 of 20Who did this?

Ruled over Egypt and had relationships with Julius Caesar and Marc Anthony while defending the country
Catherine the Great
Anne Boleyn

17 of 20Who did this?

Helped on the Lewis and Clark expedition with my native knowledge
Paul Revere

18 of 20Who did this?

Became a nun and left my native Albania to serve the poor in India
St. Bernadette
St. Mary
Mother Teresa

19 of 20Who did this?

Married Prince Charles in 1981 and was tragically killed in a car accident
Princess Anne
Princess Margaret
Princess Diana

20 of 20Who did this?

I was the first woman to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States
Margaret Thatcher
Sandra Day O'Connor
Nancy Reagan
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