Quiz: Can You Get 10/15 On This Historical 'Who Am I' Quiz?

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Do you know a key historical figure when you see one?

Take this quiz to find out if you can identify key historical figures like Michelangelo and Cleopatra from a single description.

 Nov 18, 2019

1 of 15Who am I?

I was the first President of the United States and commanded the army during the American Revolutionary War.
Thomas Jefferson
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington

2 of 15Who am I?

I was a Founding Father who invented bifocals.
Thomas Jefferson
Benjamin Franklin
Paul Revere

3 of 15Who am I?

I was an English poet and playwright who contributed many words to the language.
Jane Austen
William Shakespeare
Emily Dickinson

4 of 15Who am I?

I was the last Pharaoh of Egypt and loved eyeliner.

5 of 15Who am I?

I have a group of furry friends and I'm in love with a pig.
Big Bird
Kermit the Frog

6 of 15Who am I?

I was a Dutch artist who cut off some of my ear.
Salvador Dali
Pablo Picasso
Vincent van Gogh

7 of 15Who am I?

I was an American poet, best known for my work "The Raven".
Edgar Allan Poe
Robert Frost
Maya Angelou

8 of 15Who am I?

I declared, "let them eat cake" and people were not happy with it.
Catherine the Great
Anne Boleyn
Marie Antoinette

9 of 15Who am I?

I was the first American woman to enter space.
Judith Resnik
Martha Washington
Sally Ride

10 of 15Who am I?

I was a Venetian merchant who famously travelled to China.
Dante Alighieri
Marco Polo
Leonardo da Vinci

11 of 15Who am I?

I was burned at the stake after I helped the King of France.
Joan of Arc
St. Augustine
St. Francis

12 of 15Who am I?

I hid from the Nazis with my family for two years and kept a diary of my time in hiding.
Marie Curie
Rosa Parks
Anne Frank

13 of 15Who am I?

I was a famous painter, especially known for my work on the Sistine Chapel ceiling.

14 of 15Who am I?

I was known as "The Master of Suspense" based on the horror films I directed.
Albert Hitchcock
Steven Spielberg
James Cameron

15 of 15Who am I?

I was a famous animator responsible for one of the most famous entertainment companies.
Tim Burton
Walt Disney
Chuck Jones
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