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Year in Review: 1952

Test your knowledge of the events of 1952. The questions cover a wide range of topics (politics, entertainment, sports, science, etc).


Quiz ID:#9373
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Created By:cnmne*us*****




#1   King Farouk was overthrown by a military coup. What country did he rule?

#2   In December, a thick smog killed 4000 people. In what city did this happen?

#3   In boxing, who won the World Heavyweight Championship?

#4   What toy was sold for the first time?

#5   British troops were sent to suppress the Mau Mau Uprising in what colony?

#6   Which of the following books was not published?

#7   In the Helsinki Summer Olympics, who won three gold medals in long-distance track (5000m, 10,000m, and marathon)?

#8   Which of the following movies was not released?

#9   Which of the following countries did not give women the right to vote?

#10   Which of the following events did not occur in 1952?

#11   In 1952, the United Kingdom detonated its first hydrogen bomb.

#12   In 1952, the first open-heart surgery was performed.

#13   In 1952, Groucho Marx was expelled from the United States.





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