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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 5,663 quizzes and 56,630 trivia questions in this category.
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Notable Years ( Pick The Year )

This quiz is some of the important years in our lives. I sure hope you enjoy taking this quiz. by fizzbee
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The Civil War - Part E ( U.S. Civil War )

For Rookies: This quiz is for those who don't know much about the war but should have read about it in school. If you don't get 10 out of 10 ... by colmosby
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I am Trying to Remember Just What That Is ( Nostalgia )

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 f ... by dcpddc478
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It Happened During The 1970s ( 1970s History )

This is an easy quiz about events that occurred during the decade of the 1970s. by Uga76

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My 60s Nostalgia Quiz
13 hours ago - My 60s Nostalgia Quiz ( 1960s Nostalgia )

This quiz is about all aspects of life during the 1960s. Hope you like it! by Serenesh
Wrong but WromanticRight but Repulsive  Part 3
Nov 29 - Wrong but Wromantic/Right but Repulsive - Part 3 ( English Civil War )

In January 1649, the Second Civil War ended with the execution of King Charles I and the abolition of the monarchy, leaving Parliament supre ... by Red_John
Wrong but WromanticRight but Repulsive  Part 2
Nov 27 - Wrong but Wromantic/Right but Repulsive - Part 2 ( English Civil War )

Following a period of peace from 1646, negotiations between the King and Parliament failed to satisfy both parties and the Royalists opted t ... by Red_John
Prince Told Us To Party
Nov 27 - Prince Told Us To Party ( 1990s Nostalgia )

A quiz about 1999. Prince told us to party in 1982, but when the time came he was called squiggle or something. In honour of his busy symbol ... by 480154st
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trivia quiz  Jesse James cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, diamondjim68, Sep 03 05

This quiz is about one of the most controversial outlaws of the Old West. I hope you enjoy it.
Sep 03 05
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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.
Jun 26 10
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trivia quiz  FYR Macedonia: Modern is the New Ancient cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Jul 11 10

A quiz on the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, aka FYROM or FYR Macedonia.
stuthehistoryguy gold member
Jul 11 10
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trivia quiz  From the 1970s cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, HeavensArrow, May 04 08

Things that happened in the 1970s mostly in America. How many do you recall?
May 04 08
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trivia quiz  The Best Quiz in the World... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Snowman, Dec 12 13

...and other outrageous lies. Here are ten of history's greatest porkers.
Snowman gold member
Dec 12 13
3456 plays
trivia quiz  American Revolution Battles and Figures cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, quickquizfun, Mar 27 12

The American Revolution was an exciting time period full of action, sacrifice, and heroic acts of loyalty. Basic knowledge facts make up the body of this quiz. A quiz for every American. Enjoy!
Mar 27 12
3066 plays
trivia quiz  Lost Ancient Cities cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, durendal, Aug 22 05

Can you name the ancient cities from these clues. From ancient Greece to the Incan Andes, stopping shortly to take a look through Europe and beyond!
Aug 22 05
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trivia quiz  American Boomers in the Early 60s cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Jul 28 08

It was the early 60s. Women wore pillbox hats. Men longed for bigger houses and bigger cars. And then there was Camelot ...
uglybird gold member
Jul 28 08
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trivia quiz  What Happened in ...? (1970s edition) cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Jan 26 10

Put on your polyester, slip some disco on the turntable and get ready for the 1970's!
Jan 26 10
7623 plays
photo quiz  It's a Disaster! cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Aug 12 13

History is rife with hardships and disaster, but such tragedy is life. Take a look back at some of the most influential disasters, natural and man-made, between 1980 and 2010, and never forget.
kyleisalive editor
Aug 12 13
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