The 88s History Quiz
What happened in the last 1000 years when the year was '88 10 Questions.
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Who led the failed Rebellion of 1088 against William II?
The future Henry I
Odo of Bayeux
The future King Stephen
Which prison was built in London in 1188?
In 1288, the Scottish Parliament passed a law allowing what?
Women could propose to men during leap years
Englishmen entering Edinburgh during August could be killed
The use of Bagpipes were to be allowed within 30 furlongs of St. Margaret's Church
Exports of Haggis to Ireland were free of export taxes
The entire court of Richard II of England are convicted of treason , and are all either executed or exiled - But, by which Parliament?
The Dreadful Parliament
The Merciless Parliament
The Terrible Parliament
The Bloody Parliament
Which King of Scotland Died in 1488?
In 1588 the Spanish Armada sailed to England to depose Queen Elizabeth. Who was the Lord High Admiral under Elizabeth I?
Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham
Sir Francis Drake
Sir Walter Raleigh
Sir John Hawkins
King William III entered London in December 1688. But who invited him to come and rule in place of the Catholic-leaning King James II?
The Patriotic Seven
The Immortal Seven
The Royalist Seven
The Treacherous Seven
In 1788, which composer finished his penultimate symphony (no. 40) in G. Minor?
Which sporting association was founded in 1888?
The Football Association
The Lawn Tennis Association
The British Cycling Association
In 1988, Osama Bin Laden formed Al Qaeda, but, which UK political party was also formed in 1988?
The Green Party
The Liberal Democrats
The Monster Raving Loony Party
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