Vanished Without a Trace: Infamous Disappearances Quiz
Forget ghost stories — the most terrifying tales tell of real people who seemingly vanished from sight. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of famous disappearances, past and present.
Where was Virginia Dare born?
What word did the Roanoke colony leave as a clue to their disappearance?
What missing person was famously impersonated by Anna Anderson?
- Anastasia Romanov
- Natalee Holloway
- Elizabeth I
True or false: Anastasia's body has never been found.
Who wrote "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge"?
- Ambrose Bierce
- Edgar Allan Poe
- H.P. Lovecraft
Where did Ambrose Bierce disappear?
- the Amazon
What was the first name of the Lindbergh baby?
How much did the Lindbergh kidnappers ask for in ransom?
Where did Amelia Earhart depart from on her famous last flight?
True or false: Amelia Earhart was flying solo when she disappeared.
Where did Frank Morris and John and Clarence Anglin disappear from?
- Folsom State Prison
- Rikers Island
What year did D.B. Cooper famously hijack a Northwest Airlines flight?
How much ransom did Cooper demand?
True or false: None of the D.B. Cooper ransom was ever found.
What year did "Steal This Book" author Abbie Hoffman disappear?
True or false: As of 2016, Jimmy Hoffa's body has never been found.
Where was Hoffa last seen?
- Memphis, Tennessee
- New York
Where was the Mary Celeste heading when its crew vanished?
Where was Natalee Holloway vacationing when she vanished in 2005?
Where was Glenn Miller heading when he mysteriously disappeared?
Where was Agatha Christie found after she vanished in 1926?
- her home
- the beach
- hotel spa
Who is Lord Lucan accused of murdering?
- his wife
- his children's nanny
- his children
Where was Percy Fawcett exploring when he was lost in 1925?
- Nile River
- Sahara Desert
What was Fawcett searching for in the Amazon when he vanished?
- a city
- a lost friend
What country did Harold Holt serve as prime minister of?
What country was the McCann family visiting when their daughter Madeleine disappeared?
What year did the Princes in the Tower vanish?
Where was Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 heading when it vanished in 2014?
Where was Michael Rockefeller last seen in 1961?
- New Zealand
- New Guinea
- New Hampshire
What state employed Ray Gricar as a prosecutor until 2005?