[Quiz] Which African countries were these iconic personalities in when these photos were taken?

Francis Akhalbey October 31, 2020

Welcome to Face2Face Africa quiz series that tests your knowledge of Africa and anything African. We ask ten questions based on themes ranging from politics, history, geography, culture, entertainment and many more.

Today, we are all about testing your knowledge of the African countries these iconic personalities were in when the photos below the questions were taken. Brace yourself, no cheating, get your thinking cap on and test your knowledge of the African countries these iconic personalities were in when the following photos were taken.

Poll 1. Where was Malcolm X in this photo?

Face2face Africa on Twitter: "Pic of the day: Malcolm X in Nigeria (1964)  #VintageAfrica #ThrowbackThursday #F2FA #panafrican #africa… "
Malcolm X

Poll 2. Where was Martin Luther King Jr. in this photo?

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Martin Luther King Jr. with his wife, Coretta Scott King — Photo Credit: LIFE

Poll 3. Michael Jackson was crowned a king during his visit to which African country?

Michael Jackson enstoolment as "Prince Amalaman Anoh" of Anyi kingdom of  Krindjabo,Ivory Coast | Cartas para michael, Jackson, Michael jackson
Michael Jackson

Poll 4. The Rumble in the Jungle fight between Muhammad Ali and George Foreman was held in?

Rumble in the Jungle — Photo via Wiki Commons

Poll 5. Where was legendary jazz musician, Louis Armstrong, in this photo?

Louis Armstrong — Photo Credit: Georgetown University Library

Poll 6. Bob Marley graced the stage during the celebrations of which African country's independence?

Bob Marley performing

Poll 7. Where was W.E.B. Du Bois in this photo?

W.E.B. Du Bois with Kwame Nkrumah and his wife, Fathia Nkrumah

Poll 8. Where was Rev. Jesse Jackson in this photo?

RFI - Jesse Jackson ends three-day tour with optimism
Jesse Jackson — Photo Credit: Reuters

Poll 9. This photo of Kwame Ture was taken when he was in?

Kwame Ture (fourth from right) — Photo via aaprp-intl.org

Poll 10. LL Cool J was honored during his visit to which African country?

LL Cool J in Abidjan, Ivory Coast | African people, Ll cool j, African  royalty
LL Cool J

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