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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?
10 Q
Oct 21 13
225 plays
2 Sidekicks
I'll give you a name, you select the person or thing to which it is most closely related. Good luck!
25 Q
Apr 19 01
4134 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.
10 Q
Apr 23 10
936 plays
4 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?
10 Q
Apr 11 06
2580 plays
5 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 Q
Feb 15 08
981 plays
6 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!
10 Q
May 05 10
501 plays
7 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!
10 Q
Jul 08 09
909 plays
8 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.
20 Q
Mar 20 02
7650 plays
9 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.
10 Q
May 10 10
624 plays
10 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!
10 Q
May 22 10
552 plays
11 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 on!
10 Q
Jun 10 03
1050 plays
12 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.
10 Q
Jul 05 10
384 plays
13 Who Was The First Person To ... ?
This quiz looks at people who have achieved world firsts in different fields of endeavour.
10 Q
Dec 16 06
1119 plays
14 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?
10 Q
Jan 09 13
321 plays
15 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.
15 Q
Jan 21 02
1017 plays
16 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.
10 Q
Jan 28 10
354 plays
17 Famous or Infamous
Try your hand at these!
10 Q
Sep 17 00
1284 plays
18 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.
10 Q
Mar 08 01
927 plays
19 Close Calls
These are some of the people who came close - but didn't quite make it.
10 Q
Nov 07 01
828 plays
20 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 Q
Aug 09 02
678 plays
21 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.
10 Q
Dec 21 00
1077 plays
22 Almost Famous People
These are some people who aren't 'first-level' famous
10 Q
Feb 12 01
1185 plays
23 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.
10 Q
Jan 17 12
441 plays
24 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.
10 Q
Feb 07 02
798 plays
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Last Updated Dec 03 14 3:25 PM

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