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History is filled with interesting facts, characters, and events. Test your knowledge in this category on topics from pre-history through to today.

Fascinating facts and tantalizing tidbits of history from all over the world await, highlighting individuals, nations, conflicts. Quizzes on Royal Families and Dynasties are located in the People category.   

There are 5,526 quizzes and 55,260 trivia questions in this category.
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After World War II ( USA in the 20th.Century )

This is about events that happened after WWII. Good luck! by dizzyfingers15
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Miscellaneous Wars ( War History )

This is a quiz on the many wars throughout the history of the world. Enjoy! by shazy95
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The Lazy Days of Summer ( Nostalgia )

If there is one thing that hasn't changed over the years, it is the lure of the outdoors on a beautiful summer day. Do you remember filling ... by reedy
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Richmond: A Walk Through History ( Virginia )

Richmond is full of history so let's see what there is to see. Most people should do well on this quiz, specific knowledge of Richmond is no ... by Polaris101

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World events in 2017
Jan 12 - World events in 2017 ( 2010s History )

Some of the events which happened in 2017, how much do you know about them? by wilfredwee
The Invasion of Iwo Jima Operation Detatchment
Jan 11 - The Invasion of Iwo Jima: Operation Detatchment ( Iwo Jima )

This is a quiz on the invasion of Iwo Jima. by TysonNg
The First of July August and September
Dec 31 - The First of July, August and September ( July August September )

Many important events have happened on the first day of July, August and September. Test your knowledge of them with this quiz! Good luck! by Lpez
Drumming Out
Dec 23 - Drumming Out! ( Social History )

Today the term "drumming out" means being removed from an organization in shame in dishonor. Where did the term originate and how was it us ... by ponycargirl
Some Random Quiz Topic Mashes
A topic mash is a quiz that we generate for a topic based on all of the existing player-created quizzes in that topic. We take all those quizzes, mash them together, and come up with a set of questions. Every hour we generate a new set of mashes here! You can also find mashes inside most FunTrivia categories.

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trivia quiz  Kenya: The Road to Independence 2.0 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, May 02 10

A quiz on Kenyan history through the colonial period into the time of national consciousness and the cusp of violent revolution.
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stuthehistoryguy gold member
3492 plays
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trivia quiz  Firsts in the 1960s (Part 1) cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Windswept, Jan 04 09

This quiz asks you to identify newsworthy items of that explosive decade, the 1960s, such as inventions, cultural icons, and events. Enjoy your trip down memory lane. I enjoyed mine.
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Windswept gold member
6336 plays
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trivia quiz  What Happened in ... ? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Dec 15 09

I'll go through the decade from 1900 to 1909 with things that happened in each year--you name the event!
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john_sunseri
4407 plays
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trivia quiz  If It's Not True It's a Good Story cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, May 28 10

Some of the most famous stories in history have been partially or totally fabricated by storytellers. Here, Ralph the Llama tries his hoof at historical myth-busting, and attempts to identify how and why some of these stories came to be. Enjoy!
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doublemm gold member
4656 plays
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trivia quiz  Raised in the 1660s Editor choice cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, leith90, Oct 05 09

Meet Faith, a young girl growing up in London in the 1660s. Peek into her journal, and try to deduce what she's writing about.
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leith90 gold member
10260 plays
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trivia quiz  Alien Runways and Hallucinogenic Cacti cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Oct 24 06

The Nazca Lines of Peru are one of the world's greatest ancient mysteries. Several theories have risen as to why they were built. You may be surprised what archaeologists have come up with.
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trident editor
5457 plays
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photo quiz  I am Trying to Remember Just What That Is cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Aug 25 14

Here are ten things that you may or may not recognize. Take a look at the photos and they may help you figure out what the object was used for. Have fun as you take this trip down memory lane.
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dcpddc478 gold member
3756 plays
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trivia quiz  I Built A Time Machine cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Nov 25 09

... and travelled back in time to take a look at what really happened at certain key moments in history. Unfortunately, I forgot the law of unintended consequences.
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Snowman gold member
2979 plays
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photo quiz  The Lazy Days of Summer cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, reedy, May 18 14

If there is one thing that hasn't changed over the years, it is the lure of the outdoors on a beautiful summer day. Do you remember filling your hours with any of these pastimes?
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reedy
3036 plays
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trivia quiz  Unforgiving Lies of History cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, illiniman14, Jun 26 10

Lady Godiva rode naked through Coventry? Vikings wore helmets with horns? Why would they do that? Well, they didn't. Find out who else has been lied about in history, and learn the truth.
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illiniman14 gold member
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