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Who Was Older? Quiz
by Staff
You may know all about major players in history, arts and culture — but do you know how old they were when they achieved their greatest feats? Test your knowledge with this quiz.

Who was older: Andrew Jackson went he went to war or Justin Bieber when his first song went platinum?

  • Bieber
  • Jackson

Who was older: Cleopatra when she became queen of Egypt or Tutankhamun when he became king?

  • Tutankhamun
  • Cleopatra

Who was older: Elvis when he died or John Lennon when he was assassinated?

  • Elvis
  • Lennon

Who was older: Abraham Lincoln when he became the 16th president or George Washington when he became the first?

  • Lincoln
  • Washington

Who was older: Tatum O'Neal when she won her first Oscar or Haley Joel Osment when he was nominated for "The Sixth Sense?"

  • Haley Joel Osment
  • Tatum O'Neal

Who was older: Harland Sanders when he started his Kentucky Fried Chicken franchise or Walt Disney when he opened Disneyland?

  • Disney
  • Sanders

Who was older: Lindsay Lohan in "Mean Girls" or Judy Garland in "The Wizard of Oz"?

  • Garland
  • Lohan

Who was older: Emily Bronte when "Wuthering Heights" was published or J.K. Rowling when the first "Harry Potter" book hit store shelves?

  • Bronte
  • Rowling

Who was older: Stevie Wonder when he signed his first record deal or Michael Jackson when he went solo?

  • Wonder
  • Jackson

Who was older: Einstein when he won his first Nobel Prize or Van Gogh when he painted "The Starry Night"?

  • Einstein
  • Van Gogh

Who was older: Orson Welles when he made "Citizen Kane" or Steven Spielberg when he made "Jaws"?

  • Spielberg
  • Welles

Who was older: Shakespeare when he built the Globe Theatre or Orville Wright when he took flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina?

  • Wright
  • Shakespeare

Who was older: Henry Ford when he made the first Model T or Milton Hershey when he came up with the Hershey bar?

  • Hershey
  • Ford

Who was older: Aretha Franklin when she signed to Columbia Records or LeAnn Rimes when she won her first Grammy?

  • Franklin
  • Rimes

Who was older: Martin Luther King Jr. during the March on Washington or Thomas Jefferson when he became governor of Virginia?

  • King
  • Jefferson

Who was older: Teddy Roosevelt when he became president or Queen Elizabeth when she became queen?

  • Roosevelt
  • Elizabeth

Who was older: Britney Spears when she released her first hit single or Mozart when he gave his first public performance?

  • Spears
  • Mozart

Who was older: Neil Armstrong when he walked on the moon or John F. Kennedy when he became President?

  • Armstrong
  • Kennedy

Who was older: Isaac Newton when he published "Principia Mathematica" or Mark Twain when he published "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer"?

  • Newton
  • Twain

Who was older: Yo-Yo Ma at his first public performance or Alexander the Great when he became king?

  • Yo-Yo Ma
  • Alexander

Who was older: Julius Caesar when he was assassinated or Robert F. Kennedy when he was gunned down in a hotel kitchen?

  • Kennedy
  • Caesar

Who was older: Johannes Gutenberg when he printed his famous Bible or Galileo when he invented his first telescope?

  • Gutenberg
  • Galileo

Who was older: Thomas Edison when he sold his first invention or Tom Hanks when he starred in his first major movie?

  • Hanks
  • Edison

Who was older: Benjamin Franklin when he signed the Declaration of Independence or Julia Child when she published her first cookbook?

  • Child
  • Franklin

Who was older: Mark Zuckerberg when he started Facebook or Pablo Picasso when he painted "The Old Guitarist"?

  • Picasso
  • Zuckerberg

Who was older: Barack Obama when he became president or Harrison Ford when he landed his role in "Star Wars"?

  • Obama
  • Ford

Who was older: Abraham Lincoln when he was first elected to the House of Representatives or Steve Jobs when he co-founded Apple?

  • Jobs
  • Lincoln

Who was older: Grandma Moses when she started painting or Laura Ingalls Wilder when she published her first "Little House on the Prairie" book?

  • Wilder
  • Grandma Moses

Who was older: Bill Gates when he started Microsoft or Michelangelo when he started work on "David"?

  • Gates
  • Michelangelo

Who was older: Charles Darwin when he published "On the Origin of Species" or Stephenie Meyer when she published "Twilight"?

  • Darwin
  • Meyer