Biography Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Women and War
Women and War, sounds more like a Diana Gabaldon book than a quiz.
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That's What 'E' Said
-Editor Pick-
Complete the quotes from each of these historical figures whose names begin with 'E'.
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100 Americans You (Probably) Have Heard Of
-Editor Pick-
Pick the famous people (who either were born, or lived in America) from their birth/death dates and descriptions.
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Famous Native Americans (Slideshow)
-Editor Pick-
Name the Native Americans pictured from their tribe, occupation and lifespan.
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Famous historical 'N' first names
-Curator Pick-
Match the last name with the correct first name beginning with 'N'.
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Famous Historical 'G' First Names
These people had the option for very cool signatures, at least back when cursive was in style.
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Historical 'C' World Leaders (Clickable)
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Match the historical world leaders (past or present) whose given name, surname or royal name begins with the letter 'C' to the country/nation that they ruled.
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Famous historical 'L' first names
-Editor Pick-
Match the last name with the correct first name beginning with 'L'.
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100 More Americans You Might Have Heard Of
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Pick the famous American from the birth/death dates and the description.
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Famous Ancient Greeks
It's all greek to us.
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Famous Belgians (Clickable)
-Editor Pick-
Pick the famous Belgians.
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Famous people from the 1980s
-Curator Pick-
Name the famous people from the 1980s.
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Name That Bankrupt Celebrity
It takes money to make money, but you can't just go out and spend it all.
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That's What 'D' Said
-Editor Pick-
Complete the quotes from each of these historical figures whose names begin with 'D'.
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Name It After Me! (II)
One day we hope Sporcle will be included as an eponym for amazing spectacular awesomeness. It'll happen.
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Famous Scots (Clickable)
-Editor Pick-
Name the famous people from Scotland.
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Historical Pen Pals (Clickable)
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Can you identify who sent (FROM) and received (TO) each of these excerpts from historical letters?
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20th Century British Politicians: A-Z
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Name the 20th Century British Politicians who match each clue and whose surnames begin with the given letter.
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Mandela Bunker
-Editor Pick-
Can you answer the progressively harder questions about Mandela?
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Famous Figures in European History
It's hard to believe there are any famous people from Europe who didn't play football.
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Famous historical 'K' first names
-Editor Pick-
Match the last name with the correct K- first name.
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20th Century leaders and when they came to power
-Editor Pick-
Match the 20th century world leader to the year they first came to power in the given position.
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Historical Life Span Overlap
This sort of proves that these famous historical figures aren't secretly the same person.
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