How Much Do You Know About These Famous Disappearances?

They've Stumped Detectives and Researchers. How Much Do You Know?
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Question 1/12

sapapanatravel.com
What famous writer wrote his family from Mexico in 1913 and was never seen again?
O. Henry
Ambrose Bierce
Mark Twain
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Question 2/12

huffpost.com
On a flight from England to France in 1944, this band leader's plane disappeared over the English Channel and has never been located:
Glenn Miller
Bunny Berigan
Lionel Hampton
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What Cuban revolutionary disappeared during a flight to Havana?
Che Guevara
Jose Martí
Camilo Cienfuegos
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conservation.org
In 1961, a great-grandson of what famous tycoon disappeared in New Guinea and is presumed to have been eaten by cannibals?
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
J.P. Morgan
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remotelands.com
In 1970, Sean, the son of what famous actor, disappeared in Cambodia, and has never been seen again?
Errol Flynn
Charlie Chaplin
James Cagney
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theendofbeing.com
In 1973, a civil rights activist went to the Pine Ridge Reservation to participate in protests and was never seen again. Who was he?
Bob Moses
Fred Shuttlesworth
Ray Robinson
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wikimedia.org
In 1930, a New York Supreme Court judge disappeared after having dinner with a friend. Who was he?
Joseph Crater
Albert Dechiara
Leonard Simeon
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hiddenouterbanks.com
In the late 1500s, and entire English colony in North America disappeared without a trace. What was it?
Fort Caroline
Roanoke
Fort Necessity
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What famous author disappeared for eleven days and was never able to explain what happened to her during that time?
Virginia Woolf
Katherine Anne Porter
Agatha Christie
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Question 10/12

wikimedia.org
The fate of what royal family was a mystery for almost a century?
Romanov
Habsburg
Windsor
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Question 11/12

fanpop.com
Which queen had a son who disappeared and was known as the "Lost King"?
Victoria
Elizabeth I
Marie Antoinette
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What famous diplomat, who saved thousands of Jews from the Holocaust, disappeared and was likely executed by the Soviets?
Raoul Wallenberg
Elie Weisel
Oskar Schindler
Result
And it's your knowledge of famous disappearances!

C+, Something's Missing...

elixher.com
Right!
You might have missed a few of the more obscure disappearances, but you can hold your own with anyone when it comes to missing persons.

B+, Smarty Pants

carraracompanies.com
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When it comes to famous disappearances, you know an awful lot. And frankly, it's a little disturbing!

A+, Mystery Mojo

worldnow.com
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1
What famous writer wrote his family from Mexico in 1913 and was never seen again?
O. Henry
Ambrose Bierce
Mark Twain
2
On a flight from England to France in 1944, this band leader's plane disappeared over the English Channel and has never been located:
Glenn Miller
Bunny Berigan
Lionel Hampton
3
What Cuban revolutionary disappeared during a flight to Havana?
Che Guevara
Jose Martí
Camilo Cienfuegos
4
In 1961, a great-grandson of what famous tycoon disappeared in New Guinea and is presumed to have been eaten by cannibals?
Andrew Carnegie
John D. Rockefeller
J.P. Morgan
5
In 1970, Sean, the son of what famous actor, disappeared in Cambodia, and has never been seen again?
Errol Flynn
Charlie Chaplin
James Cagney
6
In 1973, a civil rights activist went to the Pine Ridge Reservation to participate in protests and was never seen again. Who was he?
Bob Moses
Fred Shuttlesworth
Ray Robinson
7
In 1930, a New York Supreme Court judge disappeared after having dinner with a friend. Who was he?
Joseph Crater
Albert Dechiara
Leonard Simeon
8
In the late 1500s, and entire English colony in North America disappeared without a trace. What was it?
Fort Caroline
Roanoke
Fort Necessity
9
What famous author disappeared for eleven days and was never able to explain what happened to her during that time?
Virginia Woolf
Katherine Anne Porter
Agatha Christie
10
The fate of what royal family was a mystery for almost a century?
Romanov
Habsburg
Windsor
11
Which queen had a son who disappeared and was known as the "Lost King"?
Victoria
Elizabeth I
Marie Antoinette
12
What famous diplomat, who saved thousands of Jews from the Holocaust, disappeared and was likely executed by the Soviets?
Raoul Wallenberg
Elie Weisel
Oskar Schindler