We Didn't Start the Fire Quiz

How well do you know which important people, books, records, inventions and historically significant events found their way into this classic song? Turn up those speakers and start that fire!

1 of 10
"Harry Truman, Doris Day, Red China, Johnnie Ray, South Pacific, Walter Winchell,_____________"

Joe DiMaggio


good old JFK


2 of 10
“Lawrence of Arabia, British Beatlemania, Ole Miss, _________, Liston beats Patterson”

Neil Armstrong


John Glenn


3 of 10
“Hemingway, Eichmann, Stranger in a Strange Land, _________, Berlin, Bay of Pigs Invasion”

Dylan


Jagger


4 of 10
“_________ Charles de Gaulle, California baseball, Starkweather, homicide, children of thalidomide”

Lebanon


Palestine


5 of 10
“___________, Pasternak, Mickey Mantle, Kerouac, Sputnik, Chou En-Lai, Bridge on the River Kwai”

Watergate


Little Rock


6 of 10
“Einstein, __________, Brooklyn's got a winning team, Davy Crockett, Peter Pan, Elvis Presley, Disneyland”

James Dean


vaccine


7 of 10
“Josef Stalin, Malenkov, Nasser and Prokofiev, Rockefeller, ________, Communist Bloc”

Campanella


Old Yeller


8 of 10
“Eisenhower, __________, England's got a new queen, Marciano, Liberace, Santayana goodbye”

vaccine


James Dean


9 of 10
“____________, H-Bomb, Sugar Ray, Panmunjom, Brando, The King and I, and The Catcher in the Rye"

Iceberg


Rosenberg


10 of 10
“Wheel of Fortune, ________, heavy metal, suicide, Foreign debts, homeless vets, AIDS, Crack, Bernie Goetz, Hypodermics on the shores, China's under martial law, Rock and Roller Cola Wars, I can't take it anymore”

Sally Ride


Nixon lied