Miscellaneous Quiz / Influential Brits

Random Miscellaneous Quiz

Can you name the Influential Brits?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Score 0/41 Timer 10:00
Lord Protector who conquered Ireland
Basil Fawlty and Sir Lancelot
First James Bond
Four time Victorian Prime Minister who paved the way for free trade and social reform.
Proposed the theory of evolution by natural selectoin
The 'Bard of Avon'
The three laws of motion
Led the allied forces at Waterloo
Empress of India
Founder of the Beatles
Invented the world wide web
Campaigned for the abolition of slavery
Invented the telephone
Raced Roald Amundsen to the South Pole
We shall fight on the beaches...
Created Middle Earth
Victorious Admiral with a column
Female Prime Minister, led Britain into the Falklands war
A famous Christmas ghost story
Founded the Church of England
Rose up against the Romans
Invented the computer and cracked the enigma code
Only Jewish Prime Minister, Earl of Beaconsfield
Actor whose works include Equus and the Woman in Black
Invented the steam locamotive
Privateer who circumnavigated the world
Scored a hat-trick in the 1966 world cup final
Designer of iPod, iPad and Mac
Battle of Britain pilot with no legs!
Black and white movies star
Discovered Penecillin
Pomp and Circumstance marches
Member of the Rolling Stones with rather extraordinary dance moves
World's highest paid TV actor, roles include Bertie Wooster, the Prince Regent and Dr. House
Female 'M'
A pioneering engineer who is said to have built Britain's railways
Led the suffragette movement
Pioneered research into black holes
Creator of Muggles and Quidditch
Revolutionised nursing in the Crimea
Described by Hitler as 'The most dangerous woman in Europe'

You're not logged in!

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

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


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.