1960s History Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about 1960s history? Take our fun quiz now and find out!

Who was the first African-American named Supreme Court Justice in 1967?

Noclip at en.wikipedia [Public domain]
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In 1964, Jack Ruby was convicted of murdering which other accused assassin?

Carol M. Highsmith [Public domain]
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Israeli forces defeated Arab forces in this extremely short but decisive war that took place in June 1967. What is the name of that war?

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What was the name of the conflict in 1961 in which CIA-trained forces tried, but failed to invade Cuba and overthrow Fidel Castro?

U.S. Department of State [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
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Who was assassinated in November 1963?

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What new type of telephone was invented in 1963?

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Who delivered the famous "I have a dream" speech in 1963?

City of Boston Archives from West Roxbury, United States [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]
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What iconic anti-war novel did Joseph Heller publish in 1961?

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Russia imprisoned Gary Powers in 1960 for spying. What type of plane did he fly?

David Merrett from Daventry, England [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)]
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What did the U.S. Postal Service add in 1963 that is part of every address today?

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