Quiz Number #059
Chip shop man Harry Ramsden’s nephew devised Sooty, the puppet.
Greeks cannot pronounce Dallas, so the TV show had to be renamed Texas when shown in Greece.
The clocks don’t change for daylight saving in Portugal.
With over 20 Top 10 hits, ABBA only reached No.1 with their final hit “Super Trouper”.
The Clydesdale Bank was named after a horse.
Manchester Commonwealth Games 2002 <
Charles & Camilla marry 2005
Live 8 Concerts 2005
Falklands War 1982 <
Live Aid Concerts
The 23rd Summer Olympic Games are held in Los Angeles
Contact Lenses are invented. <
X-Ray Machine Invented
Sliced Bread Machine
The Battle of Trafalgar 1805
Spanish Civil War
The French Revolution <
Eiffel Tower is bult <<
Gnomeo & Juliet
Escape from Alcatraz
Top of the pops
I’ve been cheated by you since I don’t know when
Sometimes I feel like throwing my hands up in the air
You’ve Got The Love
She came from Greece she had a thirst for knowledge
She studied sculpture at Saint Martin’s College, that’s where I caught her eye.
I remember when, I remember I remember when I lost my mind
Ah well I bless my soul.
All Shook Up
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Colin Firth won best actor Oscar for his part playing which King?
George VI <
“Naranja” is the Spanish word for which fruit?
In the 80’s and 90’s, who presented the TV darts quiz show Bullseye?
Jim Bowen <
Which is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea?
Which car manufacturer have a model called the Scénic?
Which of these 4 pokers hands would win?
Full House <
Three Of Kind
Andorra is situated within which region of Europe?
Iberian Peninsula <
A ban on smoking in public places – including bars and restaurants came into effect in March of which year?
Edit: Which F1 Grand Prix has been cancelled this year due to civil unrest in the Country?
What nationality was the influential French fashion designer Christian Dior?
WW2: Operation Z was also known as the Battle of what?
Pearl Harbour <
Sir Alex Ferguson in 1999 was awarded the “Freedom To The City Of”… What/ Where?
The St Leger Stakes is a British Classic horse race run over which course?
Who was the original presenter of the TV show Masterchef?
Loyd Grossman <
What is the collective noun for a group of llamas?