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

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

juju, history, smart
 Nov 02, 2017
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Question: 1/15Who am I?

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

Question: 2/15Who am I?

I am often considered the Father of History and made the subject a social science

Question: 3/15Who am I?

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

Question: 4/15Who am I?

I was the last Pharaoh of Egypt and began ruling when I was 17

Question: 5/15Who am I?

I united much of Western Europe in the Middle Ages, which led to modern France and Germany
Napoleon Bonaparte
Abraham Lincoln

Question: 6/15Who am I?

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

Question: 7/15Who am I?

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

Question: 8/15Who am I?

Queen Consort to King Louis XVI, I lost my head during the French Revolution
Catherine the Great
Marie Antoinette
Anne Boleyn

Question: 9/15Who am I?

Conquering England in 1066 earned me the title “The Conqueror” after my name
Henry VIII
William 1
Edward 1

Question: 10/15Who am I?

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

Question: 11/15Who am I?

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

Question: 12/15Who am I?

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

Question: 13/15Who am I?

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

Question: 14/15Who am I?

Known as the Father of Modern Science, I suggested that the earth rotates around the sun
Galileo Galilei
Isaac Newton
Albert Einstein

Question: 15/15Who am I?

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