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First Lady Extraordinaire: The Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Quiz
by Staff
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was the better half of the legend we know as Camelot. She's in a league all her own — a first lady, style icon, mother and tenacious promoter of culture, history and arts. Take this quiz to see how much you know about her.

What was Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' maiden name?

  • Aristotle
  • Shriver
  • Bouvier

How old was Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis when her parents divorced?

  • 10
  • 12
  • 15

Where did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis attend college abroad?

  • Paris
  • London
  • Rome

True or false: Jackie was working as a magazine editor when she met John F. Kennedy.

  • true
  • false

When did Jackie marry John F. Kennedy?

  • Sept. 12, 1953
  • Aug. 9, 1953
  • Oct. 15, 1953

How many children did Jacqueline have with John F. Kennedy?

  • two
  • three
  • four

True or false: Before meeting John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was engaged to another man.

  • true
  • false

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis encouraged John F. Kennedy to write this book about several U.S. senators who risked their careers to fight for what they believed in.

  • "Strength Among Men"
  • "Profiles in Courage"
  • "The Good Fight"

Complete this quote from John F. Kennedy: "I am the man who accompanied Jacqueline Kennedy to ____, and I have enjoyed it."

  • Paris
  • Rome
  • Cairo

How many languages was Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis fluent in?

  • three
  • four
  • five

How old was Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis when she became first lady?

  • 30 years old
  • 31 years old
  • 33 years old

True or false: While first lady, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis visited 10 foreign countries.

  • true
  • false

After the assassination of John F. Kennedy in 1963, who did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis choose to design the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum?

  • I.M. Pei
  • Louis Kahn
  • Edward Durell Stone

After the state funeral of John F. Kennedy, how long did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis remain in mourning?

  • 12 months
  • nine months
  • six months

True or false: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis refused to change her bloodstained pink dress on the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas.

  • true
  • false

While first lady, what historical association did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis establish?

  • the White House Historical Association
  • the Smithsonian Institute
  • the Daughters of the American Revolution

True or false: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis also established the White House Fine Arts Committee, whose sole goal is still collecting works by the country's finest artists for the executive mansion.

  • true
  • false

After Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' project to restore and preserve the White House, how many Americans watched her television broadcast tour showing off the new rooms?

  • 30 million
  • 50 million
  • 80 million

What year did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis marry Greek shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis?

  • 1968
  • 1970
  • 1971

Many people considered Jackie O a style icon. Which of the following were some of her favorite designers?

  • Oleg Cassini and Chanel
  • Louis Vuitton and Donna Karan
  • Bill Blass and Emilio Pucci

True or false: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis returned to the working world as an editor for New York publishing houses Viking and Simon & Schuster.

  • true
  • false

What was one of Jackie Kennedy Onassis's most well-kept vices?

  • smoking
  • drinking
  • gambling

What paparazzo did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis successfully take to court in 1972 and receive a restraining order against?

  • Robert Cumming
  • Rino Barillari
  • Ron Galella

True or false: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis was the editor of Michael Jackson's memoir.

  • true
  • false

What famous New York Beaux-Arts building did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis help save from demolition?

  • 257 Central Park West
  • Grand Central Station
  • the Flatiron Building

True or false: In 2014 the Metropolitan Transportation Authority honored Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by renaming the entrance to Grand Central Station in her honor.

  • true
  • false

What New York center has a medal named for Jackie Kennedy Onassis?

  • The Municipal Art Society of New York
  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • Carnegie Hall

What other national landmarks did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis have a hand in preserving?

  • Lafayette Square and the Renwick Building in Washington
  • ancient Egyptian temples at Abu Simbel
  • all of the above

When did Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis die?

  • May 19, 1994
  • Sept. 12, 1994
  • Oct. 11, 1994

Where is Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis buried?

  • Trinity Church Cemetery in New York City
  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • the Kennedy Compound at Hyannis Port