History Quiz

Random History or Biography Quiz

Biography: A Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Aug 29, 2012

Also try: World History A-Z
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/18 Timer 06:00
0 Plays Today
Biography Channel Profile 'A' Person % Correct
He was a Founding Father, the first Vice President of the United States and the second President.John Adams
95.6%
He is a professional cyclist who won the Tour de France seven times in a row from 1999-2005, and is a testicular cancer survivor.Lance Armstrong
90.9%
She is best known for her hit songs and dancing in the 1990s, and for judging American Idol in the 2000s.Paula Abdul
89.1%
He was a Greek philosopher who, together with Socrates and Plato, laid much of the groundwork for western philosophy, science and ethics.Aristotle
85.7%
She is is an Oscar and Tony Award-winning actress and singer famous for her roles in The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins.Julie Andrews
83.7%
He is an American comedian, film maker and author who directed and starred in two of his most famous films, Annie Hall and Manhattan.Woody Allen
77.8%
He was a Danish storyteller who wrote many books and plays, but he is best known and loved for his innovative fairy tales.Hans Christian Andersen
72.6%
Better known as 'Stone Cold,' he is a retired professional wrestler and an American film and television actor.Steve Austin
69.2%
She helped provoke the popular unrest that led to the French Revolution and to the overthrow of the monarchy in August 1792.Marie Antoinette
66.2%
Biography Channel Profile 'A' Person % Correct
He was the first, and currently only, African American tennis player to win the men's singles at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, and the Australian Open.Arthur Ashe
65.4%
He was a military leader and President of Uganda best known for his corrupt and brutal regime.Idi Amin
62.9%
He is is an American actor best known for his role as the neurotic George Constanza in the hit TV sitcom, Seinfeld.Jason Alexander
60.9%
He was president of the Palestinian Authority, chairman of the PLO and leader of Fatah, the largest of the constituent PLO groups.Yasser Arafat
60.7%
She was a poet, prize-winning autobiographical novelist, and the author of the critically acclaimed I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.Maya Angelou
60.2%
He is a comic actor and writer who is most famous for his roles in classic sitcoms such as Blackadder and Mr. Bean.Rowan Atkinson
53.2%
She is best known for her connection to the mysterious disappearance of her daughter, Caylee.Casey Anthony
45.9%
He was a U.S. ornithologist, artist, and naturalist who is known for his studies and drawings and paintings of North American birds.John James Audubon
40.9%
He is Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright who is best known for penning Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and The Zoo Story.Edward Albee
23.9%

You're not logged in!

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

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Quiz Stats

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.