World History Trivia
Fritz Von Werra was the only German pilot in World War II
to do what?
The first public supply of
electricity in Britain came
from what river in 1881?
What did Winston Churchill call his favorite poodle?
40 Who nickname was the Desert Fox?
A: Erwin Rommel.
Canadian Fran Philps was the first woman to reach what?
A: The North Pole
What breakthrough aid to archaeologists from 197 BC was
found in Egypt in 1799?
A: Rosetta Stone
What was the tabularium in
A: Hall of Public Records
The first Englishman to die in an air plane crash was who?
A: Charles Rolls.
Who was the jeweler to the Russian Court famous for his
decorated Easter eggs?
What Athenian philosopher wrote nothing but was
immortalized by Plato?
Jesuit Bark was used in 1666 as a prevention against what
Hercules had to clean whose stables in one night?
A: Aegean Stables
In 1000 B.C., what did Israelites pay their taxes in?
Which car company was founded by Sir William Lyons in 1922?
In 1720 what exploded?
A: The South Sea Bubble.
Noah's Ark had two of everything including what feature?
Ilich Ramirez Sanchez was better known as who?
A: Carlos the Jackal.
What navel officer fought at the
battles of Bastia, Calvi
A: Horatio Nelson.
What is the oldest swimming stroke, dating from the 16th
Augusto Pinochet ruled what country?