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Admirable Australians, beguiling Brits and commendable Canadians. Travel around the world and discover the most interesting people that the nations of the world have to offer.
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1 These Mad Hungarians were Really Martians!
While some Hungarians--like the Gabor sisters--were unquestionably from Venus, others were really from Mars! A metallic voice clicks, "Take. Me. To. Your. Leader." Let's go meet the Martians...
Average
10 Q
queproblema
Sep 10 09
1122 plays
2 Chinese People
China is one of the most populous countries in the world. Find out about some of the most notable people from this country. Good luck!
Not Rated
10 Q
Lpez
Today!
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3 Party Like an Egyptian
We here at All Puns Intended are throwing a party to celebrate the anniversary of the Arab Spring! We've bent the laws of time and space to invite ten accomplished Egyptians, from the ancient past to modern times. Come and make merry with us!
Average
10 Q
CellarDoor
Jan 29 12
3894 plays
4 Rasputin: The Mad Monk of Russia
Rasputin was without a doubt one of the most infamous and enigmatic characters of the Russian Revolution. This quiz takes a brief look at this fascinating man. Good luck!
Tough
15 Q
thegogga
Apr 16 08
1227 plays
5 Don't Get Your Nicaraguans in a Twist
Nicaragua may have had a tortured history, but it has been the birthplace of many great people. Here, we meet some of the names that have emerged from this beautiful Central American country.
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10 Q
ajwtimperley
Mar 16 11
1761 plays
6 A Toast to the French
Join myself, PDAZ, Rowena8482, and doublemm at our soirée en France, as we discover some remarkable French folk.
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10 Q
eburge
Jan 29 12
4047 plays
7 Don't Forget Your Toga!
"Don't forget your toga!" was written on your invitation, but I'm sorry to say that it was a practical joke! You're really going to stand out in your Roman garb while I introduce you around at this soirée of the 'who's who' of Ancient Greek society.
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10 Q
reedy
Jan 30 12
3885 plays
8 The Soviets that Saved the World
At two critical moments in the Cold War, Vasiliy Arkhipov and Stanislov Petrov saved the world from nuclear war, and still their stories remain relatively unknown.
Tough
10 Q
illiniman14
Jan 23 11
348 plays
9 Famous People of the Nazi Era
This quiz deals with famous people from various fields who lived in Germany during the rule of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi party. I hope you like the quiz!
Average
10 Q
jonnowales
Jul 22 09
1458 plays
10 Famous People Linked to Malta
This is my first non-music quiz and as a topic I have chosen Malta, my country of birth. Find out how these famous people are linked to Malta by playing this quiz.
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10 Q
anthonyrock
Apr 17 14
192 plays
11 Skydiving the Speed of Sound
October 14th, 2012, witnessed a truly remarkable feat of daredevilism. Felix Baumgartner, an extreme sports skydiver, took to the outer limits of the atmosphere in order to break the world record for the highest ever accelerated free-fall. Did you see it
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10 Q
coachpauly
Oct 15 12
285 plays
12 Spotted at the German Bundespresseball
The Bundespresseball (Federal Press Ball) is a splendid celebration of about 2,500 German notables from politics, business and culture. Can you identify these people who could have been there in 2011?
Tough
10 Q
WesleyCrusher
Jan 30 12
3021 plays
13 Raoul Wallenberg
I admire this man so much. He helped the Jews during World War II and was an amazing man. This quiz is devoted to him.
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10 Q
jaquline
May 25 03
723 plays
14 Romanians Away from Home
My East European country has many sons and daughters who lived most of their lives abroad and reached fame in foreign countries. Here are a few of them, all personalities of mondial renown. Let's try to remember their names.
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10 Q
denni19
Dec 06 06
666 plays
15 Shooting the Breeze
The Four Winds crash an imaginary garden party in Medellin, Colombia, in January 2012 and meet some interesting Colombians. Whom do you know?
Average
10 Q
JanIQ
Jan 31 12
2988 plays
16 How Swede It Is
This quiz is about people from my ancestoral home of Sweden.
Tough
10 Q
Robert907
Apr 26 12
285 plays
17 Vlad the Impaler
Vampires are a curiousity for many reasons, be it the immortality or the horror. Folklore varies greatly from region to region but this man is probably the most infamous of all.
Tough
10 Q
coolcookies
Oct 02 08
1122 plays
18 Cape to Cairo Historical Figures
This quiz travels from South Africa to Egypt, and test your knowledge of significant historical figures in African history. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
zenaccident
Dec 26 08
519 plays
19 Cruising for a Carnival
Everyone knows Brazil is famous for Carnival and here are some Carnival related questions about famous people from this vibrant country.
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10 Q
BxBarracuda
Jan 31 12
3276 plays
20 Where Were They Born?
I will give you the name of a world-famous (or infamous) person and all you need to do is tell me where that person was born. Good luck!
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10 Q
wenray
Nov 23 12
687 plays
21 Great Danes (NOT the canines)
Here are ten great Danes for you. Some old, some new, it's up to you to find them. Enjoy!
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10 Q
alexis722
Mar 28 14
243 plays
22 Vlad the Impaler
Vlad Tepes Dracula, the historical figure who inspired Bram Stoker for his blood thirsting Count, was a machiavellian leader of the 15th century. The true story of the legend that hides behind a myth.
Difficult
10 Q
blackmaggot
Jan 16 02
2160 plays
23 Where Was I Born?
The country with which a person is associated is not necessarily the country of their birth. Do you know where these well-known people were born?
Difficult
15 Q
ArleneRimmer
Jan 13 04
2982 plays
24 Quotes About People And Peoples
We don't only gossip about individuals but also about groups of people and whole nations .What follows alludes to such 'cliches' 'and 'stereotypes'.Fortunately, quoting them need not yet mean believing them.
Average
10 Q
flem-ish
Sep 25 01
3087 plays
25 Senegalese
Senegal is a country in West Africa. Find out about some people who are Senegalese in this quiz. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
Lpez
Aug 13 13
123 plays
26 Ghat and Manse
All ten of these people have spent time in both England and India, usually to the mutual enrichment of both. Do you know them?
Average
10 Q
LilahDeDah
Feb 19 05
564 plays
27 Quotes About Countries And Their People
This quiz is about what famous and less famous people said about certain countries. Some questions refer to the author of the quote; other questions require you to guess which country was meant.
Difficult
10 Q
flem-ish
Aug 29 03
1251 plays
28 Some Postage Stamp Heroes of Magical Moldova
The people chosen to be shown on a nation's stamps offer insights into the country's history and values. Let's look at some people who have appeared on Moldovan stamps.
Tough
10 Q
looney_tunes
Mar 23 14
117 plays
29 Ten Famous Antarcticans
Antarctica is a fierce and unforgiving continent. Notwithstanding, there have been numerous people who have made their mark upon it. Please enjoy! Not all photos directly relate to the questions, I just liked them.
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10 Q
Exit10
Feb 28 11
651 plays
30 Famous Non-Belgians and Non-Canadians
Shocking as it may be to Triviafun addicts, several famous historical figures, one or two people in the news today (and indeed the odd quizmaker and editor!) are in no way Belgian or Canadian. This quiz "outs" a few of them.
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10 Q
Coolupway
Oct 11 02
2103 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* Which of these countries does NOT claim as Simon Bolivar as its "libertador" (liberator) and national hero?
* Who said 'eat your heart out'?
* Which Greek writer wrote 'If you want peace, prepare for war'?
* Which person solved the Problem of the Gordian knot?
* Which writer said 'Speak well of the Dead'?


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