Um, No (These Dates Are Way Off)

Random History Quiz

Can you name the number of years the statements are (way) off by?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Also try: A Few Years Off
Paper and pencil is OK, calculator is not. No, I can't enforce this.
Score 0/12 Timer 06:00
StatementOff ByActual Year
In 254, Mt. Vesuvius buries Pompeii and Herculaneum.
In 1296, the Battle of Bosworth Field is fought.
In 1607, George Washington's first inauguration occurs.
In 1652, Columbus sailed the ocean blue.
In 1776, the U.S. Civil War begins.
In 1777, Queen Victoria dies.
In 153 B.C., Julius Caesar dies.
In 1853, Germany and the U.S.S.R. invade Poland.
In 622, Charlemagne becomes Holy Roman Emperor.
In 1756, the 30 Years War begins.
In 1648, the Seven Years War ends.
In 1959, the U.S. purchases Alaska.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments