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Villains in History Quiz

See how much you know about real-life political bad guys and villains throughout history.

Quiz

See how much you know about real-life political bad guys and villains throughout history.

1. What Soviet dictator sent hundreds of thousands of Russians to Siberian slave labor camps?

  • Stalin
  • Gorbachev
  • Tolstoy

2. Which tyrant dreamt of ruling the entire world and crushing all people who did not match his blond, blue-eyed ideal?

  • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Adolf Hitler
  • Mussolini

3. Who was the Chinese dictator who launched the Cultural Revolution, in which millions were imprisoned, tortured, and murdered as suspected "class enemies?"

  • William the Conqueror
  • Tamerlane
  • Mao Zedong

4. Who was the Grand Inquisitor of the Spanish Inquisition?

  • Attila
  • Kublai Khan
  • Torquemada

5. Whose savagery and repression deeply scarred the African country of Uganda?

  • Mobuto Sese Seko
  • Idi Amin
  • Robert Mugabe

6. Which dictator was responsible for the imprisonment, torture, disappearances, execution, and expulsion of thousands of Chileans?

  • Eva Peron
  • Augusto Pinochet
  • Attila

7. Which Southeast Asian dictator killed between 1 and 2 million of his own people in the "killing fields" of Cambodia?

  • Ferdinand Marcos
  • Pol Pot
  • Chiang Kai-shek

8. What Russian czar was called "the Terrible"?

  • Ivan
  • Descartes
  • Caligula

9. Who orchestrated the "reign of terror" during the French revolution?

  • Rasputin
  • Robespierre
  • Rumpelstilskin

10. What Haitian dictator killed up to 60,000 of his own people and exiled millions?

  • Francois "Papa Doc" Duvalier
  • Horatio Hornblower
  • Fidel Castro

1. What Soviet dictator sent hundreds of thousands of Russians to Siberian slave labor camps?
Stalin

2. Which tyrant dreamt of ruling the entire world and crushing all people who did not match his blond, blue-eyed ideal?
Adolf Hitler

3. Who was the Chinese dictator who launched the Cultural Revolution, in which millions were imprisoned, tortured, and murdered as suspected "class enemies?"
Mao Zedong

4. Who was the Grand Inquisitor of the Spanish Inquisition?
Torquemada

5. Whose savagery and repression deeply scarred the African country of Uganda?
Idi Amin

6. Which dictator was responsible for the imprisonment, torture, disappearances, execution, and expulsion of thousands of Chileans?
Augusto Pinochet

7. Which Southeast Asian dictator killed between 1 and 2 million of his own people in the "killing fields" of Cambodia?
Pol Pot

8. What Russian czar was called "the Terrible"?
Ivan

9. Who orchestrated the "reign of terror" during the French revolution?
Robespierre

10. What Haitian dictator killed up to 60,000 of his own people and exiled millions?
Francois "Papa Doc" Duvalier

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