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1960s History Trivia Quizzes

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30 1960s History quizzes and 325 1960s History trivia questions.
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  It Was the Best of Times ... The 1960s best quiz - 20 questions - 7 mins
This 'Tale of Two Sixties' quiz recalls some of the historic highs and lows of the decade to show: 'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times'.
Average, 20 Qns, looney_tunes, Jul 03 19
Average
looney_tunes editor
Jul 03 19
8060 plays
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  Firsts in the 1960s (Part 1) top quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
This quiz asks you to identify newsworthy items of that explosive decade, the 1960s, such as inventions, cultural icons, and events. Enjoy your trip down memory lane. I enjoyed mine.
Average, 15 Qns, Windswept, Jul 03 13
Average
Windswept gold member
6868 plays
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  What Happened in ...? (1960s edition) best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
We're back to our decade-by-decade history test, this time in the psychedelic Sixties. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, john_sunseri, Jan 10 13
Average
john_sunseri
5675 plays
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  Where Did This Happen?: 1960s Edition great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Highlights of the 1960's decade are touched on in this quiz, which forms part of the 10 quiz series, "Where Did This Happen? 19x0s Edition", crafted by Team Blue in April 2019.
Easier, 10 Qns, windrush, Apr 05 19
Easier
windrush gold member
Apr 05 19
1277 plays
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  'The Summer of Love' - 1967 best quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
You'd think with a nickname like that, it was a good time ... What do you remember of 1967?
Average, 15 Qns, Oddball, Apr 05 12
Average
Oddball
6073 plays
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  20th-Century History in the 1960s - 10 questions - 3 mins
The Swinging 1960s were dominated by Civil Rights Movement in the USA and man's first landing on the moon.
Average, 10 Qns, sw11, May 09 21
Average
sw11 gold member
May 09 21
843 plays
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  The 1960s Counter Culture (USA) top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
In the 1960s, all kinds of new stars were born. People became famous for all sorts of new reasons. It was the rise of what we now call counter culture. This change was a creater and receiver of mass media, increasing digitalization, and globalization.
Average, 10 Qns, Windswept, May 06 20
Average
Windswept gold member
May 06 20
4963 plays
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  Fun Facts About the Year 1961 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Please enjoy this tour around the year 1961. This quiz will hopefully be the first of a number of quizzes that delve into events that happened in specific years.
Easier, 10 Qns, adam36, Feb 15 14
Easier
adam36 gold member
2574 plays
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  Zipping up the Zips editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Zip up those zips on your jackets, pull on your crash helmet, zip up your boots, and come with me into the 1960s world of Mods and Rockers.
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Aug 05 14
Average
Christinap
2557 plays
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  The Late 1960s - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are some questions about the late 1960s (1965-69) - a turbulent, but 'loving' time in the world. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Jendy, Sep 22 13
Average
Jendy
10989 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Introduced as a psychiatric cure-all in 1948, what drug became illegal in the U.S. in 1967?

From Quiz "'The Summer of Love' - 1967"




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  The 1960s - A Very Inventive Decade! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Take a walk through a fascinating decade of inventions on a year by year basis. Yes, the 60's were more than hippy beads, rock concerts, and protests. Some people actually invented items that are still used today. Can you pick them?
Average, 10 Qns, mixit, Oct 27 17
Average
mixit
Oct 27 17
3409 plays
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  The 20th Century - 1961-1970 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Yet another in the series, this quiz covers the decade of the 1960's. One question per year. Good Luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, sportcon, Jun 20 17
Tough
sportcon
Jun 20 17
12013 plays
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  It happened in 1960 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
1960 was the year that I was born, but, apart from that, some other important events also took place that year.
Average, 10 Qns, Dizart, May 10 15
Average
Dizart gold member
1846 plays
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  Firsts in the 1960s (Part 2) great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz asks you to identify newsworthy items of that explosive decade, the 1960s, such as inventions, cultural icons, and events. Enjoy your trip down memory lane. I enjoyed this second trip too.
Average, 10 Qns, Windswept, Sep 14 09
Average
Windswept gold member
2434 plays
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  Stayin' Alive in '65 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
1965 was a year of great change. Fifty years on, Team Old Farts and Team The Misplaced bring you another World First! Ta - daa! A joint team quiz, demonstrating that it IS possible to form inter-team coalitions. We hope you enjoy our first offering.
Average, 10 Qns, Hermit007, Oct 22 15
Average
Hermit007 gold member
1414 plays
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  It Happened In 1968 popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
1968 was a year of war and assassinations but it was also the years when we as humans began to see ourselves differently.
Tough, 15 Qns, philipstevens, Dec 03 09
Tough
philipstevens
3959 plays
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  A Slice In Time: 1960s History great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about the days of Viet Nam, Camelot and the British Invasion?
Average, 10 Qns, brewster76, Jun 18 12
Average
brewster76
3517 plays
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  The Transitional Early 1960s - 10 questions - 4 mins
So much happened in the early 1960s. This quiz tries to pull some of that together. The questions are mostly general knowledge about the people, politics, music, and events that influenced the latter half of the 60s and changed America forever. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, Jendy, Oct 15 16
Average
Jendy
Oct 15 16
8261 plays
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  A Slice in Time: 1960s History 2 popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
More questions about the people, places and events from around the world that helped shape the era of flower power.
Average, 10 Qns, brewster76, Feb 03 09
Average
brewster76
2788 plays
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  1962 - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz dedicated to all those born in this eventful year. How much do you know about 1962?
Difficult, 10 Qns, dericpw, Mar 24 11
Difficult
dericpw
1772 plays
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  A Sixties Sampler (mainly US) - 10 questions - 5 mins
It was the best of times... it was the worst of times. It was the 60's. Here is one question based on an event in each year of that turbulent decade.
Difficult, 10 Qns, JRooowe, Jan 21 11
Difficult
JRooowe gold member
1202 plays
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  The Hippies popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
The hippies were a colorful culture of young people who first appeared in the U.S. during the 1960's. While many people scorned them for their use of illegal drugs, they were also admired by many others for their innocence, love, and peace.
Difficult, 10 Qns, star_gazer, Sep 21 09
Difficult
star_gazer
1635 plays
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  1964 - A Year to Remember - 10 questions - 4 mins
I thought I'd share some interesting facts I learned about the year I was born.
Average, 10 Qns, Booklover17, Jun 08 11
Average
Booklover17
1653 plays
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  1965: A Year To Remember - 10 questions - 3 mins
1965 is the year I was born, but that was not the only memorable thing to happen then!
Average, 10 Qns, allmine, Feb 15 12
Average
allmine
3337 plays
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  1968 - 10 questions - 4 mins
1968 is a year full of important events in history. See how much do you know about them.
Average, 10 Qns, ivailo, Mar 19 11
Average
ivailo
1324 plays
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  It Happened in 1963 - 10 questions - 7 mins
1963 was packed full of major events that few of us alive then will forget. Most you should know even if just from school.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, NormanW5, Mar 30 13
Very Difficult
NormanW5
2080 plays
27.
  Are You a '60s Radical? - 10 questions - 6 mins
How much do you know about the radical '60s?
Difficult, 10 Qns, sku, Jun 07 10
Difficult
sku
3626 plays
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  What Else Happened In 1966 - 10 questions - 4 mins
Mention 1966 to most Brits and we'll instantly recall that we beat Germany in the final of the World Cup! But see if you know, or can guess, what else happened in the world that year. If you're not from the UK you may struggle. Good Luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Daisybod, Apr 25 17
Average
Daisybod
Apr 25 17
479 plays
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  Match The Headline - 10 questions - 6 mins
I give you ten "Headline" news items from 1960 through 1969; your chore is to match the event with the year it happened.
Difficult, 10 Qns, luckytrim, Mar 14 17
Difficult
luckytrim gold member
Mar 14 17
336 plays
30.
  1964 World's Fair - 10 questions - 5 mins
The 1964 World's Fair was a wonderful memory. Most people remember the Belgium Waffle! Yum!
Tough, 10 Qns, lucy54, Mar 24 11
Tough
lucy54 gold member
650 plays
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