How Much Do You Know About The Year 1966?

Do you fancy yourself an expert on the year 1966 and everything that happened during it? Take these 12 questions and put your knowledge of 1966 to the ultimate test.
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What were many art treasures in Florence, Italy destroyed or damaged by in 1966?
Fire
Earthquake
Flood
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True or false: The first soft moon landing in 1966 was by the Soviet Union.
True
False
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Who wrote the year's best selling novel, 'Valley of the Dolls'?
Jackie Collins
Danielle Steele
Jacqueline Susann
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Which of these musicals premiered on Broadway in 1966?
Cabaret
The Sound of Music
Fiddler on the Roof
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True or false: There weren't any Nobel Peace prizes awarded in 1966.
True
False
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Who defeated West Germany to win the World Cup in 1966?
Brazil
Italy
England
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Which of these TV shows did NOT premiere in 1966?
Hollywood Squares
Star Trek
The Partridge Family
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Of which country did Indira Gandhi became the third prime minister after it gained independence?
India
China
Japan
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What television series won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Dramatic Series for the 1965-1966 season?
Mission Impossible
The Fugitive
Ben Casey
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Who won the 1966 World Series?
The Philadelphia Phillies
The Baltimore Orioles
The New York Yankees
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True or false: Stephanie Kwolek invented Kevlar, pound-for-pound, five times stronger than steel in 1966.
True
False
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True or false: John Lennon proclaimed that the Beatles were bigger than Jesus in 1966.
True
False
Result
Based on the results of this quiz, you're not yet super well versed on 1966! While you may have have a pretty decent base knowledge on 1966, you've got a ways to go before we can proclaim you as an expert!

C+, 1966 Sour

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Based on the results of this quiz, you possess a superior knowledge on 1966. You clearly know your history when it comes to 1966. From the pop culture to the major events, you know this year well.

B+, 1966 Superior

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Based on the results of this quiz, you are 1966 amazing! It's clear that this year in history still holds a special place in your heart. From the music to the TV and everything in between, you truly value this year.

A+, 1966 Amazing

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1
What were many art treasures in Florence, Italy destroyed or damaged by in 1966?
Fire
Earthquake
Flood
2
True or false: The first soft moon landing in 1966 was by the Soviet Union.
True
False
3
Who wrote the year's best selling novel, 'Valley of the Dolls'?
Jackie Collins
Danielle Steele
Jacqueline Susann
4
Which of these musicals premiered on Broadway in 1966?
Cabaret
The Sound of Music
Fiddler on the Roof
5
True or false: There weren't any Nobel Peace prizes awarded in 1966.
True
False
6
Who defeated West Germany to win the World Cup in 1966?
Brazil
Italy
England
7
Which of these TV shows did NOT premiere in 1966?
Hollywood Squares
Star Trek
The Partridge Family
8
Of which country did Indira Gandhi became the third prime minister after it gained independence?
India
China
Japan
9
What television series won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Dramatic Series for the 1965-1966 season?
Mission Impossible
The Fugitive
Ben Casey
10
Who won the 1966 World Series?
The Philadelphia Phillies
The Baltimore Orioles
The New York Yankees
11
True or false: Stephanie Kwolek invented Kevlar, pound-for-pound, five times stronger than steel in 1966.
True
False
12
True or false: John Lennon proclaimed that the Beatles were bigger than Jesus in 1966.
True
False