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Trivia Quiz - Wives of Famous Men

"Behind every successful man stands a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law." - Harry S Truman. Discover which famous men match the faithful wives below.

Quiz Number: 3936
Date Submitted: May 14, 2011
Quiz Categories: History
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 43.3 percent
Times Taken: 70 times
Taken by Registered Users: 4

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Wives of Famous Men
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1. Who was the husband of Eva Braun?
  A.   Cary Grant
  B.   Adolf Hitler
  C.   Sigmund Freud
  D.   David Livingstone

2. Which famous American was married to Mary Anne Randolph Custis?
  A.   Robert E Lee
  B.   Oscar Hammerstein II
  C.   George A Custer
  D.   Thomas Edison

3. Mrs Francis Nesbit was the wife of which well-known Briton?
  A.   Arthur Conan Doyle
  B.   Benjamin Disraeli
  C.   Horatio Nelson
  D.   Duke of Wellington

4. Which famous Roman was the husband of Calpurnia?
  A.   Julius Caesar
  B.   Marc Antony
  C.   Augustus Caesar
  D.   Caligula

5. Which European man of note was married to Marie Sklodowska?
  A.   Albert Einstein
  B.   W. A. Mozart
  C.   Pierre Curie
  D.   Frederic Chopin

6. Which Asian leader was married to Kasturbai?
  A.   Mahatma Gandhi
  B.   Prophet Mohammed
  C.   Jawaharlal Nehru
  D.   Saddam Hussein

7. Felipa Perestrello was the wife of which famous traveller?
  A.   Ferdinand Magellan
  B.   Hernando Cortes
  C.   Christopher Colombus
  D.   Prince Henry the Navigator

8. Who was the husband of the exotically named Mamie Geneva Doud?
  A.   Charles De Gaulle
  B.   Dwight D Eisenhower
  C.   Herman Goering
  D.   Harry Houdini

9. Which U S President was married to Dolley Payne Todd?
  A.   Abraham Lincoln
  B.   John Adams
  C.   John Quincy Adams
  D.   James Madison

10. Which charismatic figure was the husband of Katharina von Bora?
  A.   Charlemagne
  B.   Martin Luther
  C.   Alexander the Great
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