Biography Quizzes

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Famous Historical 'P' First Names
These names are practically perfect in every way. (Don't tell Mary Poppins.)
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Which American Woman Is It?
It's not the song by The Guess Who, we'll tell you that right off the bat.
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Greek & Roman 'C' Names
Curator Pick
Pick the names of historical Greeks and Romans given a short biography.
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Political Books by Political Women
For when a memo, tweet or speech just won't cut it.
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US Movers & Shakers
Editor Pick
Can you choose the industry these people revolutionized, and in which they made much of their fortune?
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(EM) King Henry V: Historically Speaking
Editor Pick
Can you answer the questions about the reign of Henry V?
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Profile: John Adams
Curator Pick
Name the facts about John Adams.
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Literature by War Setting
It may seem peaceful to sit down and read a book, but the book itself may be filled with conflict.
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Match 'Em Up: Biopic Actors
Biopics sound like they should be a serious operation instead of a movie genre.
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Real Names of Historical Figures
Editor Pick
Match the names by which these historical figures are known, to their given (birth) names.
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Historical Figures by One-Word Hints III
Curator Pick
Pick the historical figures by one-word hints.
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Famous Historical 'R' First Names
Despite it being their favorite letter, pirates do not make an appearance in this quiz.
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Famous Russians
These people are famous for a lot of things, but they should also be famous for being able to stand ridiculously cold winters.
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Famous historical 'T' first names
Editor Pick
Match the last name with the correct first name beginning with 'T'.
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The Greatest Belgians
Curator Pick
Can you name who are considered to be the greatest Belgians*?
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That's What 'G' Said
If we started naming people with a single letter, the world would be a more straightforward place indeed.
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Stalin's Bunker
Editor Pick
Can you answer the progressively harder questions to travel deeper into Stalin's bunker?
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History Books: The Subtitles - Vol. 2
Editor Pick
Given the subtitle for each of these non-fiction history books, can you pick the title?
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Did They Run for President?
Some people run for president because they love their country, others just love a good show.
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Name It After Me! (III)
Here's one way to get your name in the history books.
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Famous Monks and Nuns
Editor Pick
Name these famous monks, friars, nuns, sisters or missionaries.
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Famous Scots
Awesome accents come with no extra charge.
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Watergate Names Match-Up
On June 17, 1972 there was a break-in at the Democratic National Headquarters. Let's just say, a lot of people got involved.
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