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1 Big Bad Woolf
No, not the granny-eating, pig-chasing creature of stories written to frighten children into behaving - rather this is a quiz about ten random people with the surname Woolf. Lots of clues given, so I hope I got the balance right.
Average
10 Q
lonely-lady
Sep 04 14
219 plays
2 The Name's the Same
There are plenty of famous people who share a surname without being related. I'll give you clues to four people in each question and you need to identify their common surname.
Average
10 Q
EnglishJedi
Jan 18 14
648 plays
3 Famous People With Objects in their Name
I'll give you a clue about a celebrity, this time with an object that is part of their name - and you select the correct answer that fits both. Have fun :)
Easy
10 Q
Creedy
Jan 30 11
2163 plays
4 The Most Important 'A' People!
This quiz will include questions about 10 of the most important people whose names begin with 'A' in world history...please enjoy!
Average
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Oct 08 02
5475 plays
5 R's in History...
In this quiz you will be identifying notable figures in the world whose first or last names begin with an "R"...
Easy
10 Q
shechamellion
Sep 18 05
5313 plays
6 The Most Important 'S' People
Here are my nominations for the ten most influential individuals in history whose names begin with 'S'. The selections for this quiz were very difficult...see if you agree with the choices made here!
Very Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jun 17 04
2601 plays
7 The Name's Holmes (American)
These questions all deal with people with the last name Holmes.
Tough
10 Q
Robert907
Jul 17 12
336 plays
8 And Then Along Came Jones
Look for the clues in the question, and see if you can figure out which Jones I am talking about.
Average
10 Q
emiloony
Oct 12 14
402 plays
9 The Campbells Are Coming
All the people in this quiz are named Campbell. Can you identify them? Note that this quiz has a strong UK bias.
Tough
10 Q
rossian
Nov 13 10
333 plays
10 The Most Important 'D' People
Who were the greatest figures of history whose names begin with 'D'? Of course we all have our own opinions, but here are ten entries for you to debate! Enjoy...
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jan 10 03
2337 plays
11 The Most Important 'F' People
Who were the most important and influential people in history whose names began with the letter 'F'? Here are my ten choices...see if you agree or disagree...and let me know! Enjoy...
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Feb 06 03
2226 plays
12 The Most Important 'U' People
Could you imagine ten important historical figures whose names begin with the letter 'U'? Indeed it is so! I present you with ten more worthy entries in my series of history's most important people, all whose names begin with 'U'. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 26 04
954 plays
13 My Johnson Quiz
All these questions deal with people with the last name Johnson.
Tough
10 Q
Robert907
Apr 17 12
459 plays
14 Z People
You've all caught on to the alphabet-soup concept. Check out all these people, historical and fictional, whose names begin with Z! Who would've thought there were so many?
Average
10 Q
CellarDoor
Sep 21 00
3204 plays
15 The Most Important 'B' People
Which 'B' people were most significant in world history? Here are 10 nominations in no particular order...
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Oct 09 02
3174 plays
16 The Most Important 'T' People
According to my research, the following ten individuals are the most important/influential in human history whose names begin with 'T'. Of course, this is a completely subjective process...see what you think of my selection!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jun 24 04
852 plays
17 The Most Important 'O' People
Yes indeed, there are a few famous people in history whose names begin with 'O', and in fact several with some influence. Here are my top ten selections, see what you think!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Sep 07 03
1284 plays
18 Last Name Ryan
These questions are about people with the last name Ryan.
Average
10 Q
Robert907
Aug 15 12
447 plays
19 Last Name Ford
These questions are about people with the last name Ford.
Tough
10 Q
Robert907
Jan 18 14
657 plays
20 The Most Important 'J' People
Have you ever wondered who the most important and influential people in history were? This series of quizzes ponders that very query, alphabetically. This entry covers the ten most important 'J' people...do you agree?
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jul 13 03
2226 plays
21 Famous and Important "Kings"
This is a quiz about important and famous people with the surname of King.
Easy
10 Q
workisboring
Oct 12 12
981 plays
22 Time Traveling Reporter
I am a reporter from the 25th century, sent by time machine to interview some famous people. But I'm having some trouble. Maybe you can help!
Average
10 Q
Pick61
Jan 20 13
576 plays
23 The Most Important 'C' People
Of course this list is debatable, but the following ten figures are my nominees for the most important 'C' people in history. See if you can't identify them...
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Dec 11 02
1896 plays
24 The Most Important 'I' People
Surprisingly, there are quite a number of 'biggies' (important and influential people) whose names begin with 'I' in human history. I submit to you here the ten most important among them, in my opinion. See if you agree!
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jul 07 03
1497 plays
25 I Was Saying Boo-urns
These questions are about people with the last name Burns.
Average
10 Q
Robert907
Oct 03 13
186 plays
26 The Most Important 'L' People
Who were the most important people whose names begin with the letter 'L' in history? This is a very difficult question, of course, but I attempt to answer it with my selection below. See if you agree.
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 06 03
861 plays
27 What's That You Say Mrs. Robinson?
How many of these famous people, both Mrs. and Mr. Robinsons, from the United States and Europe, do you remember?
Average
10 Q
Rowena8482
Jan 22 13
402 plays
28 The Most Important 'M' People
Much like with the letter 'L' it was shockingly difficult to decide on only 10 historical figures for this quiz; there are so many greats whose names begin with 'M'. Let me know if you agree with these...and have fun!
Tough
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 18 03
1428 plays
29 M & Ms (Our Names Begin with M)
All the characters in this quiz have a name, or names, beginning with M. See how many you know.
Tough
20 Q
Sallyo
May 14 05
789 plays
30 The Most Important 'P' People
As the title indicates, this quiz includes questions about the most influential and significant people with 'P' names in world history. Try this quiz and see if you agree with my selections!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Dec 25 03
705 plays
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