The Ultimate 70s World History Quiz

Trivia about things that happened during the 1970s
Did the 1970s pass you by or can you remember the events that shock the decade?

The 70s was a confusing era in history. It is remembered for its women’s and gay rights movements. But also for the Watergate scandal and the Vietnam War.

Many devastating events occurred whilst many positive changes came out of the decade. But with all the madness of the seventies, how much do you really know about the history of this time. The only way to truly test your knowledge is to take the Ultimate 70s World History Quiz

In the Ultimate 70s World History Quiz we will ask you 10 questions ranging from Saddam Hussein to the Pope and everything in between. Prove you have what it takes to be the ultimate champion by taking the Ultimate 70s World History Quiz now.

  • Question of

    In September 1970, Palestinian terrorists hijacked how many aircraft on the same day?

    • 4
    • 6
    • 8
    • 10
  • Question of

    Menachem Begin was leader of which country in the 1970s?

    • Israel
    • Egypt
    • Romania
    • Morocco
  • Question of

    Saddam Hussein became President of which country in 1979?

    • Iraq
    • Iran
    • Israel
    • Indonesia
  • Question of

    Erich Honecker led which country through the 1970s and 1980s?

    • East Germany
    • Yugoslavia
    • Poland
    • Czechoslovakia
  • Question of

    Suriname gained independence from which country in 1975?

    • Netherlands
    • Belgium
    • Portugal
    • Spain
  • Question of

    In 1978, how many men served as Pope?

    • 3
    • 2
    • 1
    • 4
  • Question of

    Who won the gold in the decathlon at the 1976 Olympics?

    • Bruce Jenner
    • Bruce Banner
    • Bruce Jenkins
    • Bruce Johnson
  • Question of

    Leonid Brezhnev led which country in the 1970s?

    • Soviet Union
    • East Germany
    • United States
    • Poland
  • Question of

    A serial killer known as the “Ripper” was active in which English county in the 1970s?

    • Yorkshire
    • Kent
    • Devon
    • Surrey
  • Question of

    2 million people were made homeless in 1978 when floods hit which country?

    • India
    • Argentina
    • Australia
    • Thailand


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