1970s History Trivia Quiz

How much do you know about 1970s history? Take our fun quiz now and find out!

Which president resigned in 1974 over the Watergate scandal?

Public domain
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During which Apollo spaceflight did an oxygen tank explode, putting the crew in severe danger even though they managed to survive?

NASA / Public domain
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Which Pennsylvania nuclear generating plant suffered a partial meltdown in 1979?

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What war ended in April 1975 with the fall of Saigon?

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What is the name of the deadly disease that struck a convention in Philadelphia in July 1976 and was named for the convention where it struck?

CDC (PHIL #1187) / Public domain
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Who replaced the Shah of Iran in 1979?

Ghazarians / Public domain
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What newspaper heiress took part in a San Francisco bank robbery in April 1974?

FBI / Public domain
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Who leaked the Pentagon Papers in 1971?

Department of Defense. Department of the Air Force / Public domain
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In June 1971, the 26th Amendment passed giving 18-year-olds what right?

Ssolbergj / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)
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Paul Allen and Bill Gates founded what company in 1975?

World Economic Forum from Cologny, Switzerland / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)
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