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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 qns)
1527 plays
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 qns)
5022 plays
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 qns)
1395 plays
A French Connection

Let's see if you can identify these people "connected" to the French Revolution from the clues that are given.
Average (10 qns)
Feb 26 17
132 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
2406 plays
Finish with the Finnish

To help finish the third installment of the Amazing Trivia Race, let's look at some famous Finnish exports who have made a name for themselves.
Average (10 qns)
Mar 21 17
117 plays
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 qns)
1881 plays
A Toast to the French

Join myself, PDAZ, Rowena8482, and doublemm at our soirée en France, as we discover some remarkable French folk.
Average (10 qns)
5157 plays
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 qns)
438 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
4950 plays
What's Special About Spain?

What's special about Spain indeed? Well, these 10 people might be. They left their mark on the world in various fields. So see what you know about these famous people from all walks of life coming from the South European country.
Easy (10 qns)
654 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
1257 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
717 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
1344 plays
South African Roots

Many people know of Nelson Mandela, Charlize Theron, Gary Player and Dr. Christiaan Barnard, but here is a quiz on some notable people from a wide spectrum of backgrounds, whom you might not be aware of having a South African connection.
Average (10 qns)
201 plays
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.
Average (10 qns)
759 plays
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
Average (10 qns)
324 plays
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 qns)
3840 plays
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 qns)
3093 plays
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 qns)
2214 plays
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 qns)
3861 plays
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!
Average (10 qns)
333 plays
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!
Average (10 qns)
852 plays
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 qns)
1164 plays
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 qns)
567 plays

Senegal is a country in West Africa. Find out about some people who are Senegalese in this quiz. Good luck!
Tough (10 qns)
141 plays
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!
Average (10 qns)
249 plays
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 qns)
3210 plays
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 qns)
1299 plays
They were born where?!

Many famous people turn out to be born outside the country they are most associated with. Here are just 10 of them from various walks of life.
Average (10 qns)
399 plays
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