Step Back into the Swinging 60s: Can You Beat This Nostalgic 60s Trivia Challenge? Take the Quiz

Do you remember the 60s? Test your knowledge of this iconic era with our “Swinging 60s Quiz” featuring 20 thought-provoking questions. From pivotal historical events to influential music, fashion, and social movements, this quiz covers it all. How good is your memory of the 60s?

From the Civil Rights Movement to the Space Race and beyond. Challenge yourself with questions that span the political, social, and artistic dimensions of the era. Let’s go back to the captivating world of 1960s culture and see if you can outshine this quiz, emerging as a true 60s aficionado! So, are you ready to embark on this nostalgic journey and put your 1960s knowledge to the ultimate test?



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What was introduced in 1960 and at first was only available to married women?
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Who is credited with popularising the miniskirt in the 60s?
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Why was boxing legend Muhammad Ali sentenced to 5 years in jail in 1967?
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In which city did Martin Luther King Jr deliver his 1963 “I Have a Dream” speech?
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Which 1969 film starred Peter Fonda, Jack Nicholson and Dennis Hopper?
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Made famous by the Beatles song, in which city is Penny Lane?
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Who did Jack Ruby fatally shot in 1963?
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“Live long and prosper” is a famous line from which TV series that started in 1966?
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On April 12, 1961 who became the first man in space?
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Which 60s dance craze was popularized by Chubby Checker?
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In 1969 we landed on the moon. How many days did the journey from Earth to the moon take?
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Which 1964 movie featured the crazy line “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious”?
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Name the 1969 music festival that was headlined and closed out by Jimi Hendrix:
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In the 1963 movie The Great Escape, who plays the “tunnel king” Danny?
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In July 1960 the world’s first female prime minister was elected. Where?
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Which country was the first to “soft” land a spacecraft on the moon?
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In 1967 Christiaan Barnard performed the world’s first human-to-human transplant of which organ?
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Which car manufacturer won every 24 Hours of Le Mans race from 1960-1965?
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Which iconic 1965 song starts with the line “Once upon a time you dressed so fine”?
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Name the Apollo 11 Lunar Module that landed on the moon:
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