Hardest World History Quiz


1 - Which of the following happened the earliest in the United Kingdom?

2 - Who was surnamed the 'Father of History'?

3 - What had the Spartan youth to do to prove they were adults?

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

5 - Which famous poet and scientist was employed by the Seljuqs to reform the Islamic calendar?

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

7 - Which Khazar bek converted the country to Judaism?

8 - Which best represents the order of Muslim dynasties in pre-Modern Egypt (oldest to most recent)

9 - Which general succeeded Alexander the Great in Thrace?

10 - From which city did the Ottoman grandee Ali Pasha dominate the western Balkans in the late 18th century?

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

12 - Domingo Sarmiento and Bartolome Mitre were leaders in which Latin American nation in the 19th century?

13 - From where is the oldest known law code in the Greek world (shown below) originated?

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

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

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

17 - The 'quinquennium Neronis', probably the first 5 years of Nero's reign, was said to have been a golden age. Who apparently said this?

18 - Who was the first Prime Minister of Australia?

19 - What was the name of the first Inquisitor General of Spain, infamous for his persecution of Jews and Muslims?

20 - Which Roman Emperor allegedly made his horse senator?