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Famous People Quiz Trivia

Can you guess who they are? 15 Questions.

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I made advances towards the abolition of the Slave Trade in Great Britain. The Act was passed in parliament after my death in 1833. Who am I?

  • William Wilberforce
  • William Eastford
  • William Kelley Holmes
  • William Franklin

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I am famous for the creation of Neverland. Second star to the right and straight on 'til morning! What's my name?

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Sir J.M. Barrie
  • Robert Burns

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The 'love of my life' was the Clifton suspension bridge. Can you guess who I am?

  • Albert Manning
  • Matthew Harding-Tate
  • John Forsyth
  • Isambard Kingdom Brunel

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In 1939 I married Clark Gable. My name?

  • Gretta Garbo
  • Carole Lombard
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Lita Grey Chaplin

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In 1953 I and Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest. What is my name?

  • Sir Edmund Hillary
  • Sir Arthur Wellington
  • Sir Philip Wentworth
  • Roald Amundsen

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I was both Queen of France and England in my lifetime. I was mother to two of England's kings: Richard I and John. Who am I?

  • Berengaria of Navarre
  • Matilda of Flanders
  • Adela of Normandy
  • Eleanor of Aquitaine

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I am regarded as one of the key figures of the Scientific Revolution. Now gravity has a name but what's mine?

  • Sir Isaac Newton
  • Albert Einstein
  • Gottfried Leibniz
  • Soren Kierkegaard

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In 1961 I became the First Lady of the United States of America- who am I?

  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Jackie Kennedy Onassis
  • Agnes Steenburgen

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I and Pierre were the discoverers of Radium. What's my name?

  • Marie Curie
  • Alexandra Nassau
  • Joan Gleeson
  • Alicia Fox

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I was an actress but I am most famous for being the long-term mistress of King Charles II of England. My name is?

  • Eleanor Harvey
  • Nell Gwyn
  • Alexis Robinson
  • Freya Parsons

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"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars." I was in love with a man named Bosie and my love imprisoned me. Who am I?

  • George Gordon, Lord Byron
  • John Keats
  • Oscar Wilde
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley

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I was Queen of England and Empress of India. I had nine children and I reigned for 64 years. Who am I?

  • Queen Emma
  • Queen Victoria
  • Queen Elizabeth
  • Queen Edith

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I was a philosopher- 'cogito ergo sum.' My name is?

  • Wilhelm Gottfried Liebniz
  • Soren Kierkegaard
  • David Hume
  • Rene Descartes

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"All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost..." I made Middle Earth. But what is my name?

  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • C.S. Lewis
  • J.K. Rowling
  • A.P. Percival

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I wrote plays, poems and sonnets. They call me the Bard. My name is?

  • William Shakespeare
  • Ben Jonson
  • Christopher Marlowe
  • Andrew Marvell