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90 People Q-S quizzes and 1,260 People Q-S trivia questions.
1.
  Rasputin: The Mad Monk of Russia best quiz - 15 questions - 7 mins
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, thegogga, Mar 10 18
Tough
thegogga
Mar 10 18
1463 plays
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  Portrait of an Artist: Renoir editor best quiz best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
One of the key members of the French Impressionist movement of the late 19th century, Pierre-Auguste Renoir certainly stands as a colossal figure in art history. You are invited to enjoy this quiz on his life if you wish!
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Mar 09 22
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
Mar 09 22
2307 plays
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  Betsy Ross and the American Flag great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The story of Betsy Ross sewing her iconic flag is legendary, but for historians it's controversial. What is the truth about Betsy Ross and her connection to the American Revolution & the flags of a fledgling nation? Some answers may surprise you!
Average, 10 Qns, gracious1, Jun 23 19
Average
gracious1 gold member
Jun 23 19
229 plays
4.
  The Artist Known as Rembrandt great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Rembrandt is considered to be one of the quintessential Baroque painters and artists. Here are a series of questions on his life.
Average, 10 Qns, Spaudrey, Mar 09 22
Average
Spaudrey
Mar 09 22
1134 plays
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  Ross ...Bob Ross - 10 questions - 4 mins
Answer these ten questions about popular television painter Bob Ross, known for his "happy little trees" and "happy little clouds".
Average, 10 Qns, bernie73, Mar 09 22
Average
bernie73 gold member
Mar 09 22
523 plays
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  The Mysterious Murder of Marilyn Sheppard editor best quiz great trivia quiz - 20 questions - 10 mins
This is about the murder of Marilyn Sheppard, and the controversy that surrounds her husband. Was Sam Sheppard innocent of the murder of his wife? Or, did he kill his wife and stage the scene? To find out the answers, click play now.
Difficult, 20 Qns, JuniorTheJaws, Mar 09 22
Difficult
JuniorTheJaws gold member
Mar 09 22
1405 plays
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  The Dena Schlosser Case best quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiet November day in 2004 quickly became the subject of national media attention after a woman calmly told a 911 operator that she had severed her baby's arms. A dark reminder about the frailty of the human psyche follows.
Tough, 10 Qns, watts249, Jun 05 08
Tough
watts249
471 plays
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  Sir Walter Raleigh popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Explorer, soldier, courtier, lover, poet, historian, - Sir Walter Raleigh was all of these. Here are a few questions on his unusually varied life.
Tough, 10 Qns, TabbyTom, Aug 11 05
Tough
TabbyTom gold member
1183 plays
9.
  Disloyal To The End... top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
...or "Quislings Everywhere". The name Quisling has become synonymous with traitor. Come meet the man who has given his name to this term.
Tough, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Oct 11 13
Tough
ponycargirl editor
402 plays
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  Norman Rockwell Portrait - 10 questions - 4 mins
Artist? Illustrator? No matter what you call this man, his paintings captured America's imagination for over seventy years. Here a a few questions on his life and career.
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Mar 09 22
Average
mlcmlc gold member
Mar 09 22
678 plays
trivia question Quick Question
In 1980, Bobby Sands was chosen to be what among the paramilitary prisoners?

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  Jean-Paul Sartre: Life and Works great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will briefly cover the hugely influential philosopher, Jean-Paul Sartre, from his personal life to his famous works. Hopefully you will learn a thing or two!
Average, 10 Qns, I-Am-A-Car, Apr 29 13
Average
I-Am-A-Car
535 plays
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  The Infamous Mrs Simpson popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Wallis Simpson must surely be one of the 20th Century's most famous/infamous women. Let's see how much you know about her.
Average, 10 Qns, invinoveritas, Sep 26 18
Average
invinoveritas gold member
Sep 26 18
744 plays
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You may know him best for 'Treasure Island' or 'The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde', but this quiz focuses on the life of one of Scotland's best known literary exports. Good luck and enjoy the quiz!
Average, 10 Qns, pagea, Aug 21 15
Average
pagea
186 plays
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  If I Was A Philosopher - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ayn Rand--love her? Hate her? It's likely one or the other. Rand began to write and become a philosopher at just eight years old. "Philosophy begins in wonder..." --Plato
Average, 10 Qns, Godwit, Mar 06 15
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Godwit
258 plays
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  Danger! High Voltage! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Roy Cleveland Sullivan had the distinction of holding the Guinness World Record as the person struck by lightning more recorded times than any other person. Here are a few questions about his life.
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Jan 25 13
Average
reedy gold member
518 plays
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  The Life of Auguste Rodin - 15 questions - 7 mins
Rodin is perhaps most famous for his creation of "The Thinker" and "The Kiss." He is considered one of the greatest and most prolific sculptors of the nineteenth century, and is one of the most celebrated artists of his era.
Tough, 15 Qns, JuniorTheJaws, Aug 02 18
Tough
JuniorTheJaws gold member
Aug 02 18
502 plays
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  D. G. Rossetti - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is all about Dante Gabriel Rossetti, one of the leading figures in the Pre-Raphaelite art movement of the 19th century.
Average, 10 Qns, clarey29, Aug 04 02
Average
clarey29
433 plays
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  This Was Your Life - William Safire popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
"Hello and good evening everyone out there in TV land. I'm Ralph Edwards, your host, coming to you live from heaven. Tonight's subject is none other than William Safire. Now let's look in the red book and hear from our first guest."
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Jan 24 16
Average
tazman6619 gold member
663 plays
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  Edie Sedgwick: Youthquaker - 10 questions - 4 mins
How much do you know about this "Youthquaker" who moved through high society, fashion, art and avant-garde film circles in the 1960s?
Average, 10 Qns, Amanda77586, Mar 20 11
Average
Amanda77586
285 plays
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  Man or Superman? - A Shavian Discourse top quiz - 10 questions - 8 mins
George Bernard Shaw has been described as a pundit, freethinker, critic, dramatist - a satirical commentator on the human condition - his wit and observations are timeless.
Tough, 10 Qns, Nannanut, Nov 17 04
Tough
Nannanut
333 plays
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  Paul Robeson - 10 questions - 4 mins
Paul Robeson was a true Renaissance man. This quiz touches only a few highlights of his life that was one of triumphs, contrast and enigma.
Average, 10 Qns, Rehaberpro, Jan 10 12
Average
Rehaberpro
401 plays
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  Portrait Of An Artist: Sargent great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
If you love the art of John Singer Sargent, perhaps this quiz is for you.
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Oct 21 05
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
654 plays
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  Leni Riefenstahl - 15 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz on the life of Leni Riefenstahl who is most famous for her propaganda movies made for the Third Reich.
Tough, 15 Qns, juliaakamumu, Mar 20 11
Tough
juliaakamumu
456 plays
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  The Revolutionary Jean Jacques Rousseau - 10 questions - 4 mins
Brilliant, candid and at times supremely hypocritical Rousseau influenced a wide range of leaders and their policies, from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Stalin. How well do you remember his life and writings?
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, May 16 18
Average
uglybird gold member
May 16 18
582 plays
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  Bobby Sands - 10 questions - 5 mins
Bobby Sands was a controversial person who inspired many by suffering and dying for what he believed in.
Average, 10 Qns, star_gazer, May 04 12
Average
star_gazer
265 plays
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  Carl Sagan great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz is based on facts from Carl's life.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Gamemaster1967, Apr 19 11
Difficult
Gamemaster1967 gold member
699 plays
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  The Case of Susan Smith popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is about the shocking case of Susan Smith who murdered her two young sons.
Tough, 10 Qns, miss_chris, Mar 29 15
Tough
miss_chris
2628 plays
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  The Sam Sheppard Murder Case great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Sam Sheppard case was one of the celebrated murder cases of its day. (It was supposedly the inspiration for the classic "Fugitive" TV series that starred David Janssen.)
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Mar 09 22
Tough
robert362
Mar 09 22
1314 plays
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  The Man Called Man Ray - 20 questions - 4 mins
The oeuvre of Man Ray is a unique contribution to 20th Century art.
Average, 20 Qns, tjoebigham, Jul 21 09
Average
tjoebigham
811 plays
30.
  All About Tom Stoppard - 10 questions - 5 mins
How much do you know about England's most popular contemporary playwright?
Tough, 10 Qns, evenlater, Jan 17 07
Tough
evenlater
188 plays
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  New York, This is Shirer in Berlin - 10 questions - 4 mins
William Shirer was one of the first reporters to broadcast live from a war zone, yet most people associate him with his written works on World War II. He deserves more credit than he has been given!
Average, 10 Qns, tinky65, Mar 01 21
Average
tinky65
Mar 01 21
255 plays
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  Sir Clive Sinclair - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sir Clive Sinclair is a British entrepreneur and inventor. How much do you know about this electronic wizard?
Average, 10 Qns, Lord_Digby, Sep 18 19
Average
Lord_Digby
Sep 18 19
280 plays
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  The Marquis de Sade - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about the man who gave birth to the word "sadism" and is no doubt one of the most notorious characters in history. See what you know about this sexual deviant and libertine!
Tough, 10 Qns, no_one_now, Nov 04 12
Tough
no_one_now
382 plays
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  Michael Rosen's Life and Work - 10 questions - 3 mins
The popular poet has had a long career in the UK with many high points including honours and broadcasting. Take this quiz to find out more about him if you aren't familiar already.
Average, 10 Qns, satguru, Mar 20 10
Average
satguru gold member
207 plays
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  George Rodrigue: An American Original - 10 questions - 4 mins
Join me now for a study of George Rodrigue! If you don't know about this prolific contemporary American painter, then perhaps this quiz will inspire you to discover his works!
Average, 10 Qns, Mbovary, Jun 16 08
Average
Mbovary
280 plays
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The story of Jack Sheppard has inspired many authors. He had a relatively short criminal career, but at the time was more famous for his escapes.
Average, 10 Qns, zippolover, Mar 09 22
Average
zippolover
Mar 09 22
225 plays
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Maurice Sendak is probably best known by parents who have read stories by him or with his illustrations to their children and grandchildren. How much do you know about this creative genius, who died on May 8, 2012?
Average, 10 Qns, gable, Nov 29 12
Average
gable gold member
219 plays
38.
  Mary Shelley - 10 questions - 4 mins
I hope you know about the background of Mary Shelley.
Tough, 10 Qns, AmandaLG, Oct 23 20
Tough
AmandaLG
Oct 23 20
672 plays
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  The Legendary H. Allen Smith - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz about the American humorist, H. Allen Smith. He was, in my opinion, the funniest writer who ever lived. If you have read his books, this quiz should be easy.
Tough, 10 Qns, daver852, Jun 24 13
Tough
daver852 gold member
168 plays
40.
  The Life and Work of David Roberts, RA popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The nineteenth century artist David Roberts is best remembered for his fine coloured drawings of the Middle East - but how much do you know about the man and his works?
Tough, 10 Qns, sancho_pft, Mar 09 22
Tough
sancho_pft
Mar 09 22
315 plays
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  A Man Named Nicholas Sparks - 10 questions - 4 mins
You know the books, but what do you know about the man behind the words? Enjoy!
Tough, 10 Qns, funnybuni, Mar 25 09
Tough
funnybuni
189 plays
42.
  To You, Gertrude Stein - 10 questions - 3 mins
A quiz about Gertrude Stein.
Average, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Aug 09 13
Average
pennie1478
178 plays
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  Bram Stoker And 'Dracula' - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is on the life of the creator of Count Dracula, Bram Stoker. There are a few questions on 'Dracula', also.
Difficult, 10 Qns, LindaC007, Nov 09 04
Difficult
LindaC007
892 plays
44.
  Nevil Shute - A Voice of the 20th Century - 10 questions - 6 mins
Our library recently added a host of Nevil Shute books to their e-book collection. He has long been one of my favorite authors so I went on a bit of a binge. I though a quiz might be a good way to share some of my new insights into this interesting man
Tough, 10 Qns, MicjealS, Nov 12 12
Tough
MicjealS
150 plays
45.
  The Biggest Serial Killer Of Our Time - 10 questions - 5 mins
When Dr Harold Shipman was first arrested on suspicion of murder, his patients were shocked that anyone would suspect their devoted doctor of such a thing. This quiz tests your knowledge of his life, from his medical training to his murder trial.
Difficult, 10 Qns, rachcaine, Dec 11 14
Difficult
rachcaine
1595 plays
46.
  David Sedaris - 10 questions - 3 mins
What do you know about this autobiographical humorist and his work?
Average, 10 Qns, filmmaker03, Nov 06 10
Average
filmmaker03
352 plays
47.
  The Life of Adolphe Sax - 10 questions - 3 mins
While making my saxophone quiz I found loads of great Adolph Sax information. Questions will be in chronological order.
Tough, 10 Qns, Cardys, Apr 19 11
Tough
Cardys
460 plays
48.
  The Life of Roget - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about the life and times of P.M. Roget of thesaurus fame.
Tough, 10 Qns, pennie1478, Feb 15 15
Tough
pennie1478
156 plays
49.
  Rod Serling: Beyond the Twilight Zone - 10 questions - 4 mins
'Twilight Zone' was a classic - but it wasn't the only thing that Serling ever did. All of the following questions involve projects which involved Serling (teleplay, screenplay, etc.) in some capacity.
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Mar 03 15
Tough
robert362
667 plays
50.
  Ann Rule - 10 questions - 5 mins
This quiz is about my favorite author, Ann Rule (b. 1935). She writes books and articles on true crime - that is, crimes that really happened.
Tough, 10 Qns, scoobydoo2416, Jan 21 13
Tough
scoobydoo2416
319 plays
51.
  John Steinbeck - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz on the author, John Steinbeck.
Tough, 10 Qns, stevethehunter, Jan 13 11
Tough
stevethehunter
546 plays
52.
  Do You Know R.L. Stine? - 15 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the best author for kids and teens!
Difficult, 15 Qns, Horror_Babe, Sep 26 21
Difficult
Horror_Babe
Sep 26 21
737 plays
53.
  Cindy Sheehan: Peace Mom - 10 questions - 3 mins
After the death of her son in Iraq, Cindy Sheehan became famous for her leadership in the peace movement. While not getting as much attention since the end of the Bush administration, she is still fighting for peace.
Average, 10 Qns, mulligas, Jun 10 14
Average
mulligas gold member
160 plays
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