Hardest World History Quiz


1 - When did the french protestant Villegaignon establish a community in what would become Rio de Janeiro?

2 - Of the following Nazi leaders, which one was NOT condemned to death at the Nuremberg trial?

3 - Ronald Reagan made his first political appearence in 1964, giving a speech for which conservative Republican presidential candidate?

4 - To which Spanish kingdom does this flag belong?

5 - In which city were General Franco's headquarters located during the Spanish Civil War?

6 - What was the last Mongol state to be conquered by a foreign power?

7 - Where was the first UN Security Council meeting held?

8 - In what city did Charles de Gaulle make his promise of a new partnership with French colonial populations in 1944:?

9 - Who proclaimed himself emperor of the USA and Protector of Mexico, even printing his own money?

10 - In 19th century American politics, what was a 'Loco-Foco?'

11 - Who wrote the first version of the Dutch constitution as used today?

12 - Ethnike Hetairia was a secret society organized to liberate which region from Ottoman rule in the early 19th century?

13 - By what disaster was St. Pierre, the old capital of Martinique, destroyed?

14 - Which US political party was the first to use national conventions to nominate presidential candidates?

15 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?

16 - Which Egyptian Queen is shown here?

17 - Under which Ottoman sultan were the Janissaries finally abolished in 1826?

18 - Which Roman Emperor allegedly made his horse senator?

19 - Who was the first Prime Minister of Australia?

20 - On top of the French, Portuguese, Dutch and English who also had trading posts in India?