Posted on January 29, 2019 by Noelle Share and Share Alike. We like Shares! USA Trivia Answer #63 What year did the White House burn down? Answer: On August 24, 1814, the White House, and other major buildings in the capitol were set ablaze. It was, of course, the middle of the War of 1812. Share and Share Alike. We like Shares! Post navigation ← USA Trivia Answer #62Battle of Rich Mountain → Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.