Top Trivia Books for Seniors Who Grew Up in the 1950s and 1960s

Do you want to walk down memory lane or jog your memory? Then as a senior, you’ll need books that have these trivia questions which would help you remember times from the past.

List of top Trivia Books for Seniors Who Grew Up in the 1950s and 1960s

1. Rock & Roll TRIVIA Quiz Book: 1950s–1960s (Volume 2)

This has a 5-star rating and can be purchased from Amazon for $5.95

2. Rock & Roll TRIVIA Quiz Book: 1950s–1960s (Volume 3)

This has a 5-star rating and can be purchased from Amazon for $5.95

3. Rock Lyrics & Titles: Trivia Quiz Book: 1970’s: (1970-1979)

This is an encyclopedia of rock & roll’s most memorable lyrics.

This has a 5-star rating and can be purchased from Amazon for $5.95

4. 1960s Quiz Book: 1000 Questions for the Whole Family

This has a 4.6 out of 5 stars and can be purchased from Amazon for $5.99

5. Rock Lyrics Trivia Quiz Book: 50s – 60s (1955 – 1964) (Volume 1)

This has a 5-star rating and can be purchased from Amazon for $5.95

Some of the trivia questions for seniors you could find in these books above include the following that are presented in this article.

History

1. Which of the United States presidents was in office from the 20th of January 1953 to the 20th of January 1961?

2. Which illness did Dr. Jonas Salk successfully create a vaccine for in the year 1952?

3. What was the name of the satellite that was first launched into orbit in Russia in the year 1957?

4. Who became a dictator of Cuba and overthrew Fulgencio Batista in the year 1959?

5. Which year did Disneyland open?

6. What’s the name of the famous explorer that climbed Mount Everest in the year 1953?

7. Who became the premier of the soviet union in the year 1958

8. What state was represented after Senator Joseph McCarthy conducted a hearing on television in 1954 to bring out communists?

9. What is the woman’s name who stood still and didn’t give up her seat in Montgomery on a bus in Alabama? In the year 1955?

10.   What royal family member became head of state of Great Britain in the year 1953?

Music

1. “The Man Who Knew Too Much,” was it the famous song that Doris Day sang in the Hitchcock Thriller that came out in the year 1956?

2. Which singer has “Sixteen Tons” on the country music chart in the year 1955?

3. Which group hit it hard with “Twilight Time” in 1958?

4. Which smoky-voiced singer made the song “Too Young” in the year 1951?

5. Which Cleveland disc Jockey first made use of the term “Rock N Roll” in the year 1951?

6. Maria and Tony were lead characters in the year 1957 of which Broadway musical?

7. Who recorded the song “Rock Around the Clock” in the year 1955?