History Quiz / Civil Rights Blitz

Random History or United States Quiz

Can you name the answers to these civil-rights questions??

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/36 Timer 03:00
ClueAnswerDetail
President in the final years of the Vietnam War
National Organisation for Women proposes what political change in 1967?
President following Kennedy's assassination
In 1970 four people are shot dead at which university?
China officially becomes a communist state this year
Brown wins his case against Topeka Board of Education in which year?
Organised the March on Washington 1941 for equal employment rights?
Which female politician opposes STOP ERA?
34 people killed and 1,000 buildings destroyed in which city, 1965?
President during the Berlin Blockade
Two black medallists hold the black power salute at the '68 Olympics in which city
Riots break out where in June 1943?
Tom Hayden forms this organisation in 1959
The double 'what' campaign was started in 1942 and lasted throughout WWII?
Civil rights organisation formed 1909?
Writes 'The Feminine Mystique'
American organisation that investigates the Hollywood 10?
The sit-in tactic was first used in which city, South Carolina?
ClueAnswerDetail
The name of King's last speech, 1968
A bus in burnt in this state during the freedom ride tactic of the early 60's
Malcolm X returns from where a changed man?
President 1953-61, nicknamed 'Ike'
Martin Luther King emerges as the leader of the civil rights campaign after the arrest of...
President Johnson abolished the what in 1966, leading to huge protest especially among the student population?
What year is Roe vs Wade concluded?
Radical feminist organisation which burns bras in San Francisco
This teenager is killed in Mississippi in 1955
Lundberg publishes this book in 1947
This black power group gains 5,000 members
The Equal Pay Act is passed in which year?
President during WWII
Nine black students enrol at this school in Arkansas in 1957
The music festival that is the climax of the hippy movement is called what?
King targets this town in Alabama to encourage black people to register for the vote
Coins the phrase 'black power'
Martin Luther King is assassinated this year

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


Score Distribution

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.