How Well Do You Know Famous Last Words?

Do you think you can determine who uttered these famous last words? Take these 12 questions and put your last word knowledge to the test!
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Who famously said, "I'm bored with it all" on their death bed?
Winston Churchill
Adolf Hitler
Franklin Roosevelt
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Which famous figure is quoted as saying, "Either that wallpaper goes, or I do?"
Mark Twain
Oscar Wilde
Earnest Hemingway
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Which figure uttered, "I must go in, the fog is rising," as their final words?
Jane Austen
Sylvia Plath
Emily Dickinson
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Who is quoted as saying "I am not the least afraid to die?"
Charles Darwin
Marie Curie
Jonas Salk
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Prior to his death, what historical figure choked out, "I have a terrific headache?"
Richard Nixon
Ulysses S. Grant
Franklin Roosevelt
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Which famous figure shouted, "Thomas Jefferson still lives?"
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
George Washington
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Which figure famously said, "Why Not? After all, it belongs to him?"
Charlie Chaplin
James Dean
Alexander Hamilton
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Which controversial figure famously uttered, "Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough?"
Richard Nixon
Karl Marx
Joseph Stalin
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Which artist famously said, "I have offended God and mankind because my work did not reach the quality it should have?"
Van Gogh
da Vinci
Monet
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Which musical savant said, "Friends applaud, the comedy is over?"
Chopin
Mozart
Beethoven
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Which founding father said, "I die hard but am not afraid to go?"
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
George Washington
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Which royal said, "Pardon me, sir, I did not do it on purpose?"
Queen Elizabeth I
Marie Antoinette
Lady Versailles
Result
You are last word lively! You didn't answer every question on this quiz of famous last words correctly, but you did show a valiant effort! It's clear that you're well versed on literature and history, you just need to brush up on your stuff when it comes to parting words.

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You are last word lucky! Well done! On this quiz of tricky last words, you showed that you are the expert on saying goodbye. You managed to correctly answer more than half of the questions on this quiz, proving to us that you truly know your stuff!

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You are the last word master! Parting is such sweet sorrow, but it makes for an interesting quiz. It's clear that you are an expert on the last words of history's most famous folks. With a vast knowledge of history and literature, it's no wonder you aced this tricky quiz with flying colors.

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1
Who famously said, "I'm bored with it all" on their death bed?
Winston Churchill
Adolf Hitler
Franklin Roosevelt
2
Which famous figure is quoted as saying, "Either that wallpaper goes, or I do?"
Mark Twain
Oscar Wilde
Earnest Hemingway
3
Which figure uttered, "I must go in, the fog is rising," as their final words?
Jane Austen
Sylvia Plath
Emily Dickinson
4
Who is quoted as saying "I am not the least afraid to die?"
Charles Darwin
Marie Curie
Jonas Salk
5
Prior to his death, what historical figure choked out, "I have a terrific headache?"
Richard Nixon
Ulysses S. Grant
Franklin Roosevelt
6
Which famous figure shouted, "Thomas Jefferson still lives?"
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
George Washington
7
Which figure famously said, "Why Not? After all, it belongs to him?"
Charlie Chaplin
James Dean
Alexander Hamilton
8
Which controversial figure famously uttered, "Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough?"
Richard Nixon
Karl Marx
Joseph Stalin
9
Which artist famously said, "I have offended God and mankind because my work did not reach the quality it should have?"
Van Gogh
da Vinci
Monet
10
Which musical savant said, "Friends applaud, the comedy is over?"
Chopin
Mozart
Beethoven
11
Which founding father said, "I die hard but am not afraid to go?"
Thomas Jefferson
John Adams
George Washington
12
Which royal said, "Pardon me, sir, I did not do it on purpose?"
Queen Elizabeth I
Marie Antoinette
Lady Versailles