'W' in History

Can you name the answers to these history questions?

Classic
0/20
05:00
QuestionAnswer
Who was the only woman to assume the title of Empress Regent of China?
Which battle marked the end of Napoleon's Hundred Days return from exile?
Of where was Owain Glyndŵr, who revolted against English rule, Prince?
What is Tim Berners-Lee credited with inventing in 1990?
Which 13th century Scottish Independence fighter defeated the English at Stirling Bridge?
Who was US President during World War I?
Who was the first Prime Minister of the UK?
Of which Anglo-Saxon kingdom was Alfred the Great king?
Which British king was nicknamed 'The Sailor King,' due to his serving in the Royal Navy?
Which UN agency, established in 1948, is an authority on international well-being?
The highlight of which architect's career is St. Paul's Cathedral, London, built from 1675-1711?
What was the name given to the unified forces of Nazi Germany from 1935-45?
What was the surname of brothers Orville and Wilbur, pioneers of flight?
After which political scandal did US President Richard Nixon resign?
What name is given to the 1955-91 defense treaty between eight Eastern European countries?
Who, along with Francis Crick, discovered the structure of DNA in 1953?
Which Jerusalem landmark is a remnant of the wall that surrounded the Jewish Temple?
Which US President is regarded as 'the Father of his Country?'
Which German composer is known for the opera 'Tristan and Isolde?'
Which US State was granted statehood on May 29th 1848?

Quiz Scoreboard

May contain spoilers

More to Explore

You Might Also Like...

Today's Top Quizzes in History

Browse History

Today's Top Quizzes in Century

Browse Century

Showdown Scoreboard SHOWDOWN HUB

More By:
wiggytitch

Quiz Plays Rating Category Featured Created
410,030 4.43 Miscellaneous Oct 4, 2012
364,562 3.98 Miscellaneous Aug 7, 2011
335,618 3.61 Geography Jan 18, 2012
214,959 3.62 Miscellaneous Aug 24, 2011
201,699 4.56 History Nov 24, 2011

Go to Creator's Profile

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.

Details: