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
Marie Antoinette
Napoleon Bonaparte
Joan of Arc

2 of 20Who did this?

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

3 of 20Who did this?

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

4 of 20Who did this?

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

5 of 20Who did this?

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

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
Benito Mussolini
Christopher Columbus
Marie Antoinette

8 of 20Who did this?

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

9 of 20Who did this?

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

10 of 20Who did this?

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

11 of 20Who did this?

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

12 of 20Who did this?

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

13 of 20Who did this?

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

14 of 20Who did this?

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

15 of 20Who did this?

Sparked off the Protestant Reformation
Martin Luther
Joe Lewis
Malcolm X

16 of 20Who did this?

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

17 of 20Who did this?

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

18 of 20Who did this?

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

19 of 20Who did this?

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

20 of 20Who did this?

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