It Never Happened! Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Apr 14, 2017

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Michelangelo never made a sculpture of... William Shakespeare
66.8%
Brutus
10.1%
Bacchus
6.7%
Saint Peter
7%
Jane Austen didn't write... Middlemarch
56.5%
Emma
10.7%
Persuasion
14.2%
Mansfield Park
16.1%
The Harry Potter books have never been translated into... Vogon
38.2%
Ancient Greek
38.9%
Occitan
11.3%
Khmer
11.3%
The poet laureateship of the United Kingdom was never awarded to... Sylvia Plath
37.7%
William Wordsworth
26.5%
Ted Hughes
13.1%
Carol Ann Duffy
14.3%
The Roman Empire never reached as far as present-day... Ethiopia
37.4%
Luxembourg
10.8%
Azerbaijan
21.4%
Russia
30%
Tintin never had an adventure... In Ireland
37.3%
On the moon
20.8%
In Tibet
11.5%
In Syldavia
26.9%
The Cricket World Cup has never been won by... England
35.8%
West Indies
21.2%
Sri Lanka
21.3%
Pakistan
12.6%
Space has never been visited by... A pig
33%
A frog
11.8%
A fruit fly
12.6%
A tortoise
33.8%
The number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 has never been occupied by... Bruce Springsteen
31.5%
Aretha Franklin
17.9%
Lauryn Hill
25.2%
Eric Clapton
23.5%
Meryl Streep has never played... Virginia Woolf
29.4%
Bart Simpson's girlfriend
22.1%
A rabbi
30.5%
The queen of an ant colony
12.8%
The championship game of the FIFA World Cup has never been contested by... France and Netherlands
27.4%
Argentina and Uruguay
15.5%
Brazil and Czechoslovakia
30.2%
Hungary and West Germany
19.4%
The FIFA Women's World Cup has never been won by... Brazil
27.3%
Japan
29.1%
Norway
34.5%
Germany
8.4%
The CIA never plotted to... Infect the Soviet embassy in Washington with bed bugs
26.9%
Put microphones in cats to spy on Soviet operatives
16.9%
Replace one of Fidel Castro's cigars with an exploding cigar
15.2%
Cause Fidel Castro's hair to fall out
34.2%
No cover of the Beatles song 'Yesterday' was ever recorded by... Stevie Wonder
23%
Plácido Domingo
18.1%
Boyz II Men
21.9%
The Supremes
31.1%
Shakespeare didn't coin the word... Sentient
22.9%
Addiction
26.2%
Zany
26.2%
Swagger
19.2%
The Best Picture Oscar has never been given to a movie directed by... Ang Lee
22.8%
Alfred Hitchcock
48.9%
Kathryn Bigelow
8.6%
Norman Jewison
18.4%
No US state has a law against... Drinking alcohol between noon and 1 PM
19.8%
Keeping an ice cream cone in your back pocket on a Sunday
22.1%
Sleeping in a cheese factory
22.1%
Mispronouncing the name of the state
32.9%
No Olympic gold medal has ever been awarded to... Iceland
19.4%
Hong Kong
27.9%
Tajikistan
24.8%
Fiji
23.1%
Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom has never been portrayed onscreen by... Judi Dench
19%
Mike Myers
23.3%
Claire Foy
20.3%
Prunella Scales
33.2%
Ikea has never released a product named... Oskar
18.2%
Alex
35%
Sofia
21.5%
Berta
17.5%

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