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  There are 29 quizzes and 320 trivia questions in this category.
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1
It's Dark Inside this Niagara Falls Barrel!

In this quiz you'll meet some people who intentionally went over Niagara Falls. It seems crazy to me but it takes all kinds to make a world, doesn't it?
Average (10 qns)
Tizzabelle
Oct 21 13
249 plays
2
Sidekicks

I'll give you a name, you select the person or thing to which it is most closely related. Good luck!
Tough (25 qns)
justawful
Apr 19 01
4227 plays
3
There Has To Be An Easier Way #1

People are a strange and inventive lot. The individuals I'm about to introduce you to may have never gotten "15 minutes of fame", yet for what they managed to accomplish in the world, I think they deserve it. Then again, I'll let YOU decide.
Average (10 qns)
krazykritik
Apr 23 10
1005 plays
4
15 Minutes

Andy Warhol is credited with saying "In the future, everyone will be ...famous for 15 minutes". Here are a few who had theirs. (Maybe more than 15 but you get the point)
Average (10 qns)
Rehaberpro
Mar 09 16
297 plays
5
I Was No One ... Until I Died!

Some people are born famous. Others...die famous. Can you identify these people whose deaths made them known to us?
Tough (10 qns)
Czolgolz
Apr 11 06
2610 plays
6
15 Minutes of Fame

How well do you know these nearly famous or momentarily famous people who achieved or endured 15 minutes of fame?
Very Difficult (10 qns)
rockdoktor
Feb 15 08
1008 plays
7
There Has To Be An Easier Way #2

I received great compliments and comments about the first quiz and even some requests to do another. So, #2 is dedicated to the throngs of fans and well-wishers-(all three of you), who've asked me to do another quiz on this theme. Enjoy!
Average (10 qns)
krazykritik
May 05 10
519 plays
8
There Has To Be An Easier Way #4

So many have asked me to do another quiz in this series so here it is. I'm really glad you're enjoying them and having some laughs too. That's why I write them. I hope it's my best yet!
Average (10 qns)
krazykritik
May 22 10
570 plays
9
15 Minutes of Fame

Some people and things that have achieved a brief moment of fame and then been largely forgotten. Let's see how many of these you remember. Good luck and have fun.
Tough (20 qns)
justawful
Mar 20 02
7701 plays
10
There Has To Be An Easier Way #3

Several people have requested that I do another quiz in this series. I'm happy they're having fun with these. It's zany fun researching some of the silly goings-on of our earthly neighbours.
Average (10 qns)
krazykritik
May 10 10
639 plays
11
15 Minutes More

Andy Warhol is credited with saying "In the future, everyone will be ...famous for 15 minutes". Here are a few who had theirs. (Maybe more than 15 but you get the point)
Average (10 qns)
Rehaberpro
May 25 16
477 plays
12
Rebels with a Cause

For every well-known authority figure in American history there is probably an equally well-known individual of the counter-culture. These subversives, though often vilified in their day, have helped keep the establishment in check...read on!
Tough (10 qns)
thejazzkickazz
Jun 10 03
1065 plays
13
Who's Next?

I'll give you a list of people who follow one another in some logical progression such as chronologically or youngest to oldest. You choose who would come next. Have fun!
Average (10 qns)
brewster76
Jul 08 09
1038 plays
14
That Was a Silly Idea

The Darwin awards are given to those who find the most inventively stupid ways of killing themselves. This quiz is about them and some other daft and dangerous ideas. The truth of some of these stories may be questionable!
Tough (10 qns)
fallingman
Oct 25 15
351 plays
15
Obnoxious and Irritating!

People who have had their 15 minutes of fame - some longer! - as well as made a few $$ being obnoxious and irritating.
Average (10 qns)
wjames
May 12 14
684 plays
16
Intruder Alert

Each of the people in this quiz have made the news at some point, after being "caught red handed" where they had no business being. How many of them do you remember?
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
Jan 09 13
330 plays
17
Who Was The First Person To ... ?

This quiz looks at people who have achieved world firsts in different fields of endeavour.
Tough (10 qns)
pjjc
Dec 16 06
1131 plays
18
Famous for 15 Minutes

A bit of a British bias in this quiz. See how much you can recall about the people who hit the global headlines.
Difficult (10 qns)
jimpimslim1
Jul 05 10
393 plays
19
Forgotten Seconds

The first person or persons to accomplish something are usually famous and their name(s) are preserved in history. The second is often forgotten, This quiz is dedicated to those who did not come first.
Difficult (10 qns)
keithkomodo
Jan 28 10
360 plays
20
Second Bananas- sidekicks and henchmen

Dedicated to all the Igors out there. The hero gets all the credit but we all know who does all the work, the trusty second banana.
Tough (15 qns)
quogequox
Jan 21 02
1035 plays
21
Famous For a Day

Andy Warhol predicted that "In the future everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes." For the following individuals, it took a little longer. Can you identify these individuals who were famous for a short period of time?
Average (10 qns)
nmerr
Oct 28 13
906 plays
22
Not so Famous People

Some people are very well known...others are not. Take the quiz and learn about very important people who were not very famous.
Tough (10 qns)
qtmelba
Mar 08 01
933 plays
23
Close Calls

These are some of the people who came close - but didn't quite make it.
Tough (10 qns)
robert362
Nov 07 01
837 plays
24
Famous or Infamous

Try your hand at these!
Difficult (10 qns)
thejazzkickazz
Sep 17 00
1308 plays
25
Fifteen Minutes of Fame

'15 minutes of fame' may be overstating it a bit (in some cases). Most of these, however, felt the spotlight's glare only briefly.
Difficult (10 qns)
robert362
Dec 21 00
1089 plays
26
On the Sideline - Almost forgotten figures

There are famous people that everyone knows....and then there are people that everyone has forgotten because they stood in the shadow of one of those famous people. This quiz is about those forgotten people in history, sport and culture.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
Case2
Aug 09 02
684 plays
27
Almost Famous People

These are some people who aren't 'first-level' famous
Difficult (10 qns)
robert362
Feb 12 01
1194 plays
28
Why Would You Even Do That?

Why do people do weird and wacky stuff? Test your knowledge on the crazy, bizarre things people have done.
Tough (10 qns)
triviamania10
Jan 17 12
456 plays
29
Footnotes to Fame

Some people are known to us only as 'footnotes' to other larger people and events. Here are a few of them. See if you know them. It may be tough.
Difficult (10 qns)
robert362
Feb 07 02
804 plays
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