1960s Trivia

1960s trivia questions and answers!

Are you a fan of the swinging sixties? With this 1960s trivia quiz, you can put your knowledge to the test and relive the iconic era of the Beatles, hippies, and the moon landing. We have compiled a list of questions and answers related to the cultural, political, and technological advancements of the decade that defined a generation. Whether you’re a history buff or just a fan of retro nostalgia, this quiz is sure to challenge and entertain. So, put on your bell-bottoms and let’s travel back in time to the groovy 1960s with some fun trivia!

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What was the name of the controversial war fought by the United States in Vietnam in the 1960s?

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What was the name of the political and social movement that sought to unite the African nations in the 1960s?

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What event marked the beginning of the civil rights movement in the United States in the 1960s?

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Who was the President of the United States in the 1960s?

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How many prisoners were able to break out of Alcatraz in June of 1962?

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Who was the leader of the National Liberation Front (NLF) during the Vietnam War?

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What event occurred on November 22, 1963 in Dallas, Texas?

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Who was the leader of the Black Panther Party, a political organization that sought to promote civil rights for African Americans?

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Who was serving as President of the United States to begin the year 1960?

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Where did the United States Ranger IV missile come down in 1962?

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Which one of the states in the United States hosted the Winter Olympics in 1960?

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What was the name of the popular music festival held in New York in 1969?

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Who was the leader of Cuba during the 1960s?

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Who was the leader of the Soviet Union during the 1960s?

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In which month of 1968 did the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. take place in Memphis?

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Who was the leader of North Korea in the 1960s?

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Which month of 1963 did the assassination of John F. Kennedy take place in Dallas?

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Who was the leader of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War?

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Who was the leader of China during the 1960s?

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What was the name of the movement that sought to reform the Catholic Church during the 1960s?

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What was the name of the conflict between Israel and its Arab neighbors in 1967?

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Who won the election for president of the United States in November 1960?

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What was the name of the student-led movement that protested against the Vietnam War and other social issues in the United States in the 1960s?

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Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the 1960s?

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Who won the election for Prime Minister of India in 1966?

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Who was the leader of China during the Cultural Revolution?

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Where did Cassius Clay win a gold medal at the 1960 Olympics?

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Who was the President of France in the 1960s?

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What was the name of the student-led political movement that emerged in the 1960s?

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Which month of 1969 marked the beginning of the Apollo 11 journey to the moon?

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What was the name of the civil rights movement that sought to end segregation and discrimination against African Americans in the United States?

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Who was the first man to walk on the moon?

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