19th Century History Quiz

This history quiz tests your historical knowledge and contains questions on topics from the 19th century.

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History
2012-06-19

Which outlaw from the wild west who only turned 21 years old, is said to have shot one man for every year he lived?

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History
2012-06-19

What is the name of the famous bank robber who was the leader of the James-Younger-Gang and was killed by one of his own gang members?

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History
2012-06-19

Which U.S. president died in 1841 of pneumonia after only being in office for about a month?

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History
2012-04-25

The British monarch Queen Victoria could in year 1897 celebrate her diamond jubilee on the throne. Who is the only other person to reign more than 60 years on the British throne?

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History
2011-11-17

He is known as "El Hombre de las Dificultades" and "El Libertador" and was instrumental in freeing Latin America from Spanish colonisation. Who is he?

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History
2009-03-25

Which animal did Muhammad Ali Pasha of Egypt gift to the French King Charles X in 1827?

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History
2008-12-04

Who was Ernest Rutherford?

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History
2008-11-29

What did the Frenchman Louis Braille invent?

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History
2008-11-29

Who uses the Braille alphabet?

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History
2008-11-29

Which alphabet was invented by the Frenchman Louis Braille?

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History
2008-11-17

What decade was the Suez Canal inaugurated?

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History
2008-11-06

Which American president was the first to get assassinated whilst in office?

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History
2008-11-06

Who was President of the United States during the 1861-1865 American Civil War?

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History
2008-11-06

Abraham Lincoln was killed during a play at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. on 14 April 1865 by John Wilkes Booth. What was Booth's profession?

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History
2008-07-13

From where did the country Bolivia get its name?

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History
2008-04-28

Who was Simón Bolívar?

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History
2008-04-10

In which part of Italy does the criminal syndicate Cosa Nostra originate?

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