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William

3.4
(31 votes)
12 questions
English
This quiz features William, and also William... and William.
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12 random squares

Which William is this ?

G. Tell

Guglielmo Tell

Guillaume Tell

Tell

W. Tell

Wilhelm Tell

William Tell

Hard  35% got this right

His historicity has long been subject to debate, but most modern historians agree there is no evidence for his existence
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Blur reveal

Which William is this ?

James Adams Jr

James Adams Jr.

W. James Adams

W. James Adams Jr

W. James Adams Jr.

Will I Am

Will.I.Am

William James Adams

58% got this right

His song "Reach for the Stars (Mars Edition)" was the first song in history to be played on another planet.
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12 random squares

King William III of England, also known as...

William of Orange

William the Conqueror

William the Lion

William the Silent

Hard  25% got this right

He remains the only member of the House of Orange that ever reigned over England.
4
Iris reveal

Which William is this?

Blake

W. Blake

William Blake

42% got this right

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Iris reveal

Which William is this?

Shatner

William Shatner

61% got this right

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12 random squares

Historic prime minister or character in Blackadder?

Pitt

Pitt the Younger

W. Pitt the Younger

William Pitt

64% got this right

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Blur reveal

Order chronologically by birth date.

1.

William Jefferson Clinton

2.

William Henry Gates III

3.

William Bradley Pitt

4.

William Arthur Philip Louis

Easy  94% got this right

Imagine this William Pitt playing William Pitt the Younger in Blackadder.
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Blur reveal

Which William is this?

Wallace

William Wallace

64% got this right

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12 random squares

Everyone calls me Buffalo Bill

William Frederick Cody

William Cuthbert Faulkner

William James Murray

William Martin Joel

41% got this right

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How many boys with first name William were born in 2022 in the US?

1000
11282
30000

Hard  31% got this right

That makes it the 6th most popular boys name, 5 years earlier it was still the 3rd most popular.
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12 random squares

Which William is this?

S. Burroughs

S. Burroughs 2

S. Burroughs II

Seward Burroughs

Seward Burroughs 2

Seward Burroughs II

W. S. Burroughs

W. S. Burroughs 2

W. S. Burroughs II

William S. Burroughs

Hard  15% got this right

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12 random squares

My character's name was inspired by a Sherlock Holmes book, but also which historic William?

Occam

Ockham

W. Occam

W. Ockham

W. of Occam

W. of Ockham

William Occam

William Ockham

William of Occam

William of Ockham

Of Occam

Of Ockham

Hard  18% got this right

In the original Italian edition of The Name of the Rose, William of Baskerville was called 'Guglielmo da Baskerville'