Before or After: Cubs World Series

Random History or year Quiz

Can you name the events that happened before or after the Chicago Cubs 1908 World Series victory?

Updated Jul 23, 2014

How to Play
EventB or A?Year
The Russian Revolution begins
The telephone was patented by Alexander Graham Bell
Coca-Cola is introduced
The Chinese Qing Dynasty ends
Jonas Salk develops vaccine for polio
Charles Dickens writes 'A Tale of Two Cities'
In Washington, the Lincoln Memorial is dedicated
Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assassinated
The United Nations was founded
The RMS Titanic sinks in the Atlantic Ocean
Tchaikovsky's 'The Nutcracker' ballet premiers
James Naismith invents the sport of basketball
The American Kennel Club is founded
The American Civil War ends at Appomattox Court House
Cuba is recognized as an independent nation
EventB or A?Year
The first saxophone was invented by Adolphe Sax
Arizona achieves statehood
The Great Depression begins in the US
The first Academy Awards are held
Yellowstone becomes a US national park
The first Rose Bowl football game is held in California
In hopes to divide Africa, the Berlin Conference begins
Niels Bohr introduces his Bohr Model of an atom
The Treaty of Versailles is signed, ending World War I
Mohandas Gandhi was born
Orville and Wilbur Wright complete a successful aircraft
Winston Churchill becomes prime minister of the UK
The Boxer Rebellion begins in China
The Olympic Games are revived
Henry Ford establishes Ford Motor Company

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


Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.