History Quiz / Clerihews: Fill in the gaps

Random History Quiz

Can you name the People described in these clerihews??

 Plays Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/10 Timer 04:00
Sir ____/ abominated gravy/ and lived in the odium/ of having discovered sodium.
Sir ____/ is smarter than you are/ none of you asses/ can liquefy gases
Did ____/ depart/ with the thought/ therefore I'm not.
When ____/ found the phrase 'financial sharks'/ he sang a te deum/ in the British Museum
_____/ by a mighty effort of will/ overcame his natural bonhomie/ and wrote 'Principles of Political Economy'
Sir ____ said/ I am going to dine with some men/ If anyone calls/ say I'm designing St. Paul's.
____/ lived a long time ago/ he had nothing to do so/ he wrote 'Robinson Crusoe'
____/ liked to say 'Ach'/ and instead of saying 'Guten Morgen'/ he played 'Toccata and Fugue' on the organ
Lord ____/ once succumbed to a Siren/ his flesh was weak/ hers Greek.
When the young ____/ was told to kiss his aunt/ he obeyed the categorical 'must'/ but only just.

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Join for Free
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Created Jul 11, 2010ReportNominate
Tags:gap, person

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.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.