History Quiz / Countries Where Famous People Died

Random History or Country Quiz

Can you name the Countries Where Famous People Died?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to PlayForced Order
Also try: Greatest Nationals
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/44 Timer 08:00
Famous PersonCountry/Territory of DeathDate & Cause of Death
General Charles Gordon (British Soldier)1885 - Killed in siege
Che Guevara (Argentinian Revolutionary)1967 - Executed
George Mallory (British Mountaineer)1924 - Climbing accident/exposure
Archimedes (Greek Inventor)212BC - Killed by Roman soldier
Thomas Mann (German Author)1954 - Natural causes
Charlemagne (Frankish Emperor)814 - Pleurisy
Mark Antony (Roman General & Politician)30BC - Suicide
Napoleon Bonaparte (Soldier & French Emperor)1821 - Stomach cancer/Poisoning
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi (Shah of Iran)1980 - Non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Charlie Chaplin (British Film Actor & Director)1977 - Natural causes
Richard the Lionheart (King of England)1199 - Killed by crossbow arrow
Princess Grace (US Film Actress & Princess of Monaco)1982 - Stroke/Car crash
Alfred Nobel (Swedish Inventor & Philanthropist)1896 - Stroke
Captain James Cook (British Sailor & Explorer)1779 - Killed by natives
Oscar Wilde (Irish Author & Humourist)1900 - Meningitis
Ferdinand Magellan (Portuguese Explorer)1521 - Killed in battle
Lord George Byron (British Poet)1824 - Septicaemia
Kaiser Wilhelm II (German Emperor)1941 - Natural causes
Leon Trotsky (Russian Revolutionary)1940 - Assassinated by ice pick
Paul Gauguin (French Painter)1903 - Syphilis/Drug overdose
Ayrton Senna (Brazilian Racing Driver)1994 - Motor racing crash
Giacomo Casanova (Venetian Author & Adventurer)1798 - Natural causes
Famous PersonCountry/Territory of DeathDate & Cause of Death
Alexander the Great (Macedonian King)323BC - Fever/Poisoning
Percy Shelley (British Poet)1822 - Drowning
Frederic Chopin (Polish Composer)1810 - Tuberculosis
Pocahontas (Daughter of Native American Chief)1617 - Smallpox
Vincent van Gogh (Dutch Painter)1890 - Suicide
Rupert Brooke (British War Poet)1915 - Septicaemia
Leif Ericson (Icelandic Explorer)c. 1020 - N/K
Adolf Eichmann (German Genocidist)1962 - Executed
Jimi Hendrix (US Rock Guitarist)1970 - Drugs overdose
Ludwig van Beethoven (German Composer)1827 - Liver disease
Chiang Kai-Shek (Chinese President)1975 - Kidney failure
Idi Amin (Ugandan President & Murderer)2003 (Kidney Failure)
Edith Cavell (British Nurse)1915 - Executed by German troops
Lord Horatio Nelson (British Admiral)1805 - Killed in battle
Alexander Graham Bell (British/US Inventor)1922 - Diabetes
David Livingstone (British Missionary & Explorer)1873 - Dysentary
St Peter (Christian Apostle & Pope)67 - Executed
Mata Hari (Dutch Spy)1917 - Executed
Maria Callas (US/Greek Opera Singer)1977 - Heart attack
Osama bin Laden (Saudi Terrorist)2011 - Killed by US Navy SEALs
Robert Louis Stevenson (British Author)1894 - Stroke
Joan Sutherland (Australian Opera Singer)2010 - Heart Failure

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.