Quiz: Who Did These 22 Historical Things?

Can you identify all these historical figures from the things they did?

 Dec 07, 2018
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Question: 1/22Who Am I?

I made practicing Christianity legal in the Roman Empire, and some call me the first Christian Roman Emperor.

Question: 2/22Who Am I?

I "conquered" England in 1066 and, among other things, changed the future of the English language.
William the Conqueror
Genghis Khan
Joan of Arc

Question: 3/22Who Am I?

I led my tribe into Rome and some give me credit for destroying the Roman Empire.
King Henry Vlll
Attila the Hun

Question: 4/22Who Am I?

I helped Lewis and Clark on their expedition of the West.
Frederik the Great

Question: 5/22Who Am I?

I am considered the first Tsar of Russia and did a few awful things during my reign.
Catherine the Great
Grigori Rasputin
Ivan the Terrible

Question: 6/22Who Am I?

I was a famous Viking who was born in Iceland and was the first European to discover North America.
Cristopher Columbus
Erik the Red
Leif Erikson

Question: 7/22Who Am I?

I was the Prime Minister of Italy during WWII and headed the Fascist Regime.
Amerigo Vespucci
Pope Alexander VI
Benito Mussolini

Question: 8/22Who Am I?

I became an all-powerful Pharoah after my husband died. Though I was a woman, I wore a beard sometimes!

Question: 9/22Who Am I?

I married Prince Charles in 1981 and was known as the People's Princess.
Princess Margaret
Diana of Wales
Queen Victoria

Question: 10/22Who Am I?

I ruled the Aztec Emperor during the arrival of the Spanish led by Hernán Cortés.
Inca Roca
Montezuma ll
Manco Capac

Question: 11/22Who Am I?

I discovered radium with my husband, only to later die of radiation poisoning.
Marie Antoinette
Marie Curie
Maya Angelou

Question: 12/22Who Am I?

I was a Roman emperor who liked to kill Christians, and I supposedly twiddled my thumbs as Rome burned.
Julius Caesar
Marcus Aurelius

Question: 13/22Who Am I?

I was a key figure in the French Revolution and even became Emperor of the French.
Napoleon Bonaparte
Joan of Arc
Charles Baudelaire

Question: 14/22Who Am I?

I was a famous playwright who contributed around 1700 words to the English language.
Charles Dickens
William Shakespeare
Jane Austen

Question: 15/22Who Am I?

I discovered four of Jupiter's most famous moons and am remembered as a great astronomer.
Galileo Galilei
Nicolaus Copernicus

Question: 16/22Who Am I?

I was a German philosopher who challenged the foundations of Christianity.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Isaac Newton
Sigmund Freud

Question: 17/22Who Am I?

I was Dictator of the Soviet Union after taking part in the Russian Revolution.
Leon Trotsky
Josef Stalin
Vladimir Lenin

Question: 18/22Who Am I?

I was a queen who refused to marry and was the last Tudor.
Queen Mary
Queen Elizabeth I
Queen Victoria

Question: 19/22Who Am I?

I became king when my father died and conquered most of the world, including Asia Minor, Persia and Egypt.
Fredrick Barbarossa
Alexander the Great
Edward the Confessor

Question: 20/22Who Am I?

I was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence.
John Adams
George Washington
Thomas Jefferson

Question: 21/22Who Am I?

I wrote some of the most famous classical works ever, including The Iliad.

Question: 22/22Who Am I?

I was President of the United States and abolished slavery.
Ulysses S. Grant
Abraham Lincoln
George Washington
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