Celebrity Birthdays Quiz

Quiz 156 – Round 2 – Celebrities

In which decade were the following celebrities born? There will be one celebrity for each decade of the 2oth century.

1. Robert De Niro

1940s (1943)

2. Emma Watson

1990s (1990)

3. John Wayne

1900s (1907)

4. Ryan Reynolds

1970s (1976)

5. Marilyn Monroe

1920s (1926)

6. Cristiano Ronaldo

1980s (1985)

7. Jack Nicholson

1930s (1937)

8. Brad Pitt

1960s (1963)

9. Rita Hayworth

1910s (1918)

10. Tom Hanks

1950s (1956)

 

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X Factor Quiz

Quiz 155 – Round 1 – Picture Round

X Factor Quiz – This week’s picture round is a selection of former ‘X Factor’ contestants.

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1. James Arthur

Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

2. Olly Murs

By Harald Krichel [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

3. Cher Lloyd

By Neon Tommy (Cher Lloyd) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Marcus Collins

By ITV / SYCO / TALKBACK THAMES [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0), CC BY-SA 2.5 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5), CC BY 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0), CC BY 2.5 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5) or CC0], via Wikimedia Commons

5. Ben Haenow

“Recepción y rueda de prensa Ben Haenow en Gibraltar (4)” by InfoGibraltar, used under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 license, via Flickr.com

6. Alexandra Burke

By Garry Knight – https://www.flickr.com/photos/garryknight/6253945562/, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18010209

7. Stacey Solomon

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Stacey_Solomon#/media/File:Stacey_Solomon_(Live_X_Factor_2010)_3.png

8. Joe McElderry

By David Wright – Joe McElderry, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21027625

9. Matt Cardle

By Marple Bridge Photography (Matt Cardle, HMV Stockport.jpgFrom Flickr) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Andy Abraham

By Original uploader was Mark E at en.wikipediaLater version(s) were uploaded by AnemoneProjectors at en.wikipedia. – Transferred from en.wikipedia, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5711313

 

 

 

Quiz 154 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round is a selection of ten individuals named Sam, Samuel, Samantha or Sammy.

 

 

 

 

1. Samuel L. Jackson

By Samuel-L.-Jackson-Cleaner-2.JPG: Thierry Caroderivative work: FCPB (Samuel-L.-Jackson-Cleaner-2.JPG) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Sam Faiers

By See Li [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Samantha Fox

This is a cropped version of ‘Minister Jeremy Browne meets Samantha Fox’ used under a Creative Commons Attribution License 2.0, via Flickr.com. This cropped version is used under the same license as the original.

4. Sammy Davis Jr.

This is a cropped version of a photo by photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1257164. This cropped version is used under the same license as the original.

5. Sam Smith

By marcen27 from Glasgow, UKUploaded by C.Jonel (Sam Smith 1) [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Sam Neill

By sean.koo (Sam Neill) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Samuel Beckett

Roger Pic [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Samantha Mumba

By Wiki Roses (http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:WithSM.jpg) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Sam Mendes

Richard Goldschmidt [CC BY 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Samantha Womack (Janus)

By AnemoneProjectors [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

 

 

Talent Show Quiz

Quiz 154 – Round 6 – Celebrities

Talent Show Quiz – The following people all competed on talent shows before becoming famous. Can you name the show they were on? I have included the year they appeared to help.

1. Victoria Wood (1974)

 New Faces

2. Cheryl Cole (2002)

 Popstars: The Rivals

3. Paul Daniels (1970)

 Opportunity Knocks

 4. Ashley Banjo (2009)

 Britain’s Got Talent (As part of dance group ‘Diversity’)

5. Jennifer Hudson (2004)

American Idol

6. Lee Mead (2007)

Any Dream Will Do

7. Sam and Mark (Children’s T.V presenters Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes) (2003)

Pop Idol

8. Shayne Ward (2005)

 X Factor

9. Charlotte Church (1997)

The Big, Big Talent Show

10. Stephanie Davis (2010)

Over the Rainbow

 

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Celebrity Birthdays Quiz

Quiz 149 – Round 6 – Celebrities

Celebrity Birthdays Quiz. The idea of this quiz is quite simple – in which decade were the following celebrities born?

1. Simon Cowell

1950s (1959)

2. Victoria Beckham

1970s (1974)

3. Adele

1980s (1988)

4. Stephen Fry

1950s (1957)

5. Anthony Hopkins

1930s (1937)

6. Gordon Ramsay

1060s (1966)

7. Daniel Radcliffe

1980s (1989)

8. Elton John

1940s (1947)

9. Naomi Campbell

1970s (1970)

10. Harry Styles

1990s (1994)

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Celebrity Statues

Quiz 148 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Celebrity Statues picture quiz – Can your contestants identify the famous people who have been made into statues?

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1. Freddie Mercury – Liverpool

By Rept0n1x [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

2. Amy Winehouse – Camden

By Neil Crump [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Eric Morecambe – Morecambe Bay

By ALAN SOUTHWORTH, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=12937634

4. Ken Dodd – Liverpool Lime Street

By Rodhullandemu [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

5. Andy Warhol – New York City

By Thomas Good [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

6. Thierry Henry – Emirates Stadium

By Ronnie Macdonald [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Bruce Lee – Hong Kong

By No machine-readable author provided. Johnson Lau assumed (based on copyright claims). [CC BY-SA 2.5 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Albert Einstein – Washington DC

By CharlesRaywriter [Public domain or CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

9. Cristiano Ronaldo – Funchal, Madiera

By TeWeBs [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

10. Kate Moss (Sphinx, work by Marc Quinn)

McSmit at Dutch Wikipedia [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

 

 

 

Famous Spouses Quiz

Quiz 144 – Round 4 – Famous Spouses

Famous spouses quiz. Can you name the spouse of these Prime Ministers of the UK? First names will suffice. In the case of wives we have added the maiden name in brackets for information only, although you could award bonus points if you wish.

1. David Cameron

Samantha (Sheffield)

2. Harold Wilson

Mary (Baldwin)

3. Margaret Thatcher

Denis

4. James Callaghan

Audrey (Moulton)

5. Winston Churchill

Clementine (Hozier)

6. Theresa May

Philip

7. Anthony Eden

Clarissa (Spencer-Churchill)

8. John Major

Norma (Johnson)

9. Harold Macmillan

Dorothy (Lady Dorothy Cavendish)

10. Gordon Brown

Sarah (Macauley)

 

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Actresses Quiz

Quiz 143 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Actresses Quiz – This week’s picture round is a selection of British film actresses. Can your contestants identify them?

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1. Gemma Arterton

By Tabercil (Gemma Arterton) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Carey Mulligan

Eva Rinaldi [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Tilda Swinton

By Manfred Werner – Tsui – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8268490

4. Imelda Staunton

By Imelda_Staunton.jpg: Manon PRESNE derivative work: Old Moonraker (Imelda_Staunton.jpg) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

5. Glenda Jackson

By Studio Publicity – ebay, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=23550792

6. Celia Imrie

“The Bells of St John” by ‘Doctor Who Spoilers’ [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)], via flickr.com

7. Charlotte Rampling

Georges Biard [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Naomie Harris

By Liam Mendes – Naomie Harris, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22952382

9. Thandie Newton

Gage Skidmore [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Angela Lansbury

By photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1792538

 

Picture Quiz 2017

2017 Quiz – Round 1 – Picture Round

Picture Quiz 2017 – This picture round is a selection of people who have sadly passed away this year. Please click on the grey box below to download the picture round in PDF format and don’t forget to print out your answers too.

 

 

 

 

1. Mary Tyler Moore

By photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1318272

2. David Cassidy

By Allan warren (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Om Puri

By E P Sajeevan (Author) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Tara Palmer-Tomkinson

By Photograph taken by Andy Titcomb The original uploader was Teapotgeorge at English Wikipedia (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5-2.0-1.0) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons

5. Graham Taylor

By Clurr [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0) or CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Max Clifford

By See Li from London, UK [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Bruce Forsyth

SqueakBox at English Wikipedia [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) or CC BY 2.5 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.5)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Glen Campbell

By Capitol Records. This was his recording company at the time. There’s a partial ink stamp on back at left showing a portion of the old Capitol logo and the file number 15341. (eBay item photo front photo back) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Fats Domino

By Hugo van Gelderen / Anefo (Nationaal Archief) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Roger Moore

By Allan warren – File:Sir Roger Moore Allan Warren.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20729498

 

 

Xmas Picture Quiz

Christmas Quiz 5 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Xmas Picture Quiz – Can you identify these famous people named either Holly, Carol or Noel?

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1. Carol Ann Duffy

By walnut whippet from Hull, UK – Original text : Carol Ann Duffy at Humber Mouth 2009Uploaded by Magnus Manske), CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10712082

2. Holly Valance

By Erin Bowland (edit of w:en:flickr image [1]) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Noel Neill

By By Lore Sjoberg (Noel Neill) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Noel Fielding

By The original uploader was Private Sweety at English Wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by Motopark using CommonsHelper., CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5551040

5. Buddy Holly

By Buddy_Holly_Brunswick_Records.jpg: Brunswick Recordsderivative work: GDuwenTell me! – This file was derived fromBuddy Holly Brunswick Records.jpg:, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17334147

6. Sir Noel Coward

By Allan warren – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=19681609

7. Noel Edmonds

By Montage Communications [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Carol Vorderman

By 21stCenturyGreenstuff – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=15696141

9. Carol Channing

Allan Warren [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Holly Willoughby

By Eric The Fish – https://www.flickr.com/photos/ericthefishking/10075802025/in/photolist-, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=60010407

 

 

Witches in Film

Halloween Quiz 3 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This Halloween picture round is a selection of ten actresses who have played witches in film. Can your contestants identify the actresses? You could also give bonus points for identifying the films they appeared in as witches. In a couple of cases there are different possibilities.

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1. Anjelica Huston (The Witches – Grand High Witch)

By Popperipopp – Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3686175

2. Michelle Pfeiffer (The Witches of Eastwick – Suki Ridgemont and also Stardust – Lamia)

By Jeremiah Christopher – cropped from http://www.flickr.com/photos/jeremiahchristopher/2155165442/, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=14298841

3. Nicole Kidman (Bewitched – Samantha and also Practical Magic – Gillian Owens)

By Rita Molnár, cropped by Machocarioca – crop from Image:Nicole kidman3.jpg, CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2109696

4. Tilda Swinton (The Chronicles of Narnia – The White Witch)

By Photo by Al from Edinburgh, Scotland; editing by Mangostar – Cropped from Image:Tilda Swinton, Edinburgh, August 2007.jpg, irritating background logos removed, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4004056

5. Margaret Hamilton (The Wizard of Oz – Wicked Witch of the West)

By Press-materials are presumed to have been authored by the producers of the Broadway production of Goldilocks. – eBay item photo front photo back, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=20803439

6. Meryl Streep (Into the Woods – Witch)

By usbotschaftberlin – https://www.flickr.com/photos/usbotschaftberlin/24452956954/, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=54361364

7. Bette Midler (Hocus Pocus – Winifred ‘Winnie’ Sanderson)

By photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2542877

8. Neve Campbell (The Craft – Bonnie)

“Neve Campbell 04” by GabboT [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/)], via flickr.com

9. Zoe Wanamaker (Harry Potter films – Madame Hooch)

By Ed Enayat (RIGHTSIDE Zoe Wanamaker, Actress) [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Michelle Williams (Oz the Great and Powerful – Glinda)

By Michelle_Williams_Berlinale_2010.jpg: Siebbiderivative work: César (talk) – This file was derived fromMichelle Williams Berlinale 2010.jpg:, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18563417

 

 

 

 

I'm A Celebrity Quiz

Quiz 135 – Round 1 – Picture Round

I’m a Celebrity Quiz – This week’s picture round is a selection of ten people who have been contestants on ‘I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here.’

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1. Duncan Bannatyne

By The Rambling Man & FelixstoweTV.co.uk (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

2. Kieron Dyer

Egghead06 at English Wikipedia [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Kendra Wilkinson

By Dysepsion (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/) or CC BY-SA 2.5-2.0-1.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5-2.0-1.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

4. Jimmy White

By Benutzer:Bill da Flute – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=51816053

5. Janice Dickinson

By Toglenn (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Antony Costa

By Antony_Costa.jpg: Christoph Henrichs from Germany derivative work: RanZag (Antony_Costa.jpg) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Dean Gaffney

By Bs0u10e01 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Dom Joly

By Paul Bednall (https://www.flickr.com/photos/thribb/5731827972/) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

9. Tinchy Stryder

By Worthy FM (Flickr) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

10. Nadine Dorries

Chris McAndrew [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

 

Celebrity Pub Quiz Questions

Quiz 135 – Round 2 – Celebrities

Celebrity Pub Quiz Questions

In which country were these celebrities born? Some may not be as obvious as you would think…

1. Emma Watson

France (Paris)

2. Russell Crowe

New Zealand (Wellington)

3. Bruce Willis

Germany (Idar-Oberstein, West Germany)

4. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Austria (Thal)

5. Freddie Mercury

Zanzibar (now Tanzania)

6. Audrey Hepburn

Belgium (Ixelles, Brussels)

7. Celine Dion

Canada (Charlemagne, Quebec)

8. Eddie Izzard

Colony of Aden (now Yemen)

9. Gillian Anderson

USA (Chicago)

10. Rihanna

Barbados (Saint Michael)

 

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Famous Pauls

Quiz 134 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Famous Pauls quiz – Can you identify these famous people called Paul?

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1. Paul McCartney

By The_Admiralty – http://www.flickr.com/photos/admiralty/23487193/, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3693325

2. Paul Pogba

By Светлана Бекетова – https://www.soccer.ru/galery/966142/photo/619919, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=57139989

3. Paul Rudd

By lukeford.net – http://www.lukeford.net/Images/photos4/071209/183.htm, CC BY-SA 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4298960

4. Paul Simon

By Nationaal Archief, Den Haag, Rijksfotoarchief: Fotocollectie Algemeen Nederlands Fotopersbureau (ANEFO), 1945-1989 – negatiefstroken zwart/wit, nummer toegang 2.24.01.05, bestanddeelnummer 919-3036 – Nationaal Archief, CC BY-SA 3.0 nl, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=35606781

5. Paul McGann

By Tim Drury from Cambridge, Cambridgeshire – Actor Paul Mcgann. Cropped prior to upload., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=2564657

6. Paul O’Grady

By Flickr user Steve Punter [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Paul Weller

By User:Wikipedia100 – Own work by the original uploader, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36071253

8. Paul Walker

By Andre Luis, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=17713404

9. Paul Newman

By derivative work: Seherr (talk)Paul_Newman_in_Carnation,_Washington_June_2007.JPG: TriviaKing (talk)The original uploader was TriviaKing at English Wikipedia – Paul_Newman_in_Carnation,_Washington_June_2007.JPG, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4951768

10. Paul Hollywood

By Tim Fields – Flickr: Paul Hollywood, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=21534043

Famous Edwards

Quiz 132 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Famous Edwards picture round – Can you identify these ten famous people known as Edward, Ed or Eddie?

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1. Ed Harris

By The original uploader was Lcsulla at English Wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=30174189

2. Eddie Murphy

By David Shankbone – flickr, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10220764

3. Eddie Redmayne

By Gordon Correll – Eddie Redmayne, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=41376902

4. Edward Norton

By David Shankbone – David Shankbone, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7867011

5. Edward VII

By Luke Fildes – Extract of Image:King Edward VII by Sir (Samuel) Luke Fildes.jpg, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3347390

6. Ed Miliband

By Ed_Miliband_(2010).jpg: Ed Miliband for Leader derivative work: Off2riorob (Ed_Miliband_(2010).jpg) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

7. Ed Balls

By National Archives [OGL (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/1/)], via Wikimedia Commons

8. Eddie Van Halen

By photo by Alan Light, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1142316

9. Ed Sheeran

By Eva Rinaldi from Sydney, Australia – Ed SheeranUploaded by tm, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=25418813

10. Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex

By See Li from London, UK – 2014-08-30 National Paralympic Day 2, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=38162413

 

 

 

 

Celebrity Ages Quiz

Quiz 132 – Round 2 – Celebrities

Celebrity ages quiz – In which decade were these celebrities born?

1. Tom Jones

1940s (1940)

2. Annie Lennox

1950s (1954)

3. Andy Murray

1980s (1987)

4. Bruce Forsyth

1920s (1928)

5. Declan Donnelly

1970s (1975)

6. Davina McCall

1960s (1967)

7. Barack Obama

1960s (1961)

8. Dame Judi Dench

1930s (1934)

9. Rod Stewart

1940s (1945)

10. Justin Bieber

1990s (1994)

 

 

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Knights and Dames quiz

Quiz 130 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Sporting knights and dames quiz. This week’s picture round is a selection of men and women who have been given this honour by the queen. Can you identify the knights and dames?

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1. Sir Stirling Moss

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2. Sir Nick Faldo

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3. Dame Tanni-Grey Thompson

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4. Dame Ellen MacArthur

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5. Sir Tony McCoy

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6. Dame Sarah Storey

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7. Sir Trevor Brooking

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8. Sir Gareth Edwards

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9. Sir Roger Bannister

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10. Sir Henry Segrave

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Celebrity Weddings Quiz

Quiz 130 – Round 4 – Celebrities

Celebrity Weddings quiz questions and answers. Who married all of the following people? In the case of wives known under their married name we have given their maiden name, regardless of whether they had been married previously.

1. Peter Allen, Jack Haley Jr., Mark Gero and David Gest

Liza Minelli

2. Nancy Barbato, Ava Gardner, Mia Farrow and Barbara Blakely

Frank Sinatra

3. Freddie Moore, Bruce Willis and Ashton Kutcher

Demi Moore

4. Janet Leigh, Christine Kaufmann, Leslie Allen, Andrea Savio, Lisa Deutsch and Jill Vandenberg

Tony Curtis

5. Jim Threapleton, Sam Mendes and Ned Rocknroll

Kate Winslet

6. Ivana Zelníčková, Marla Maples and Melania Knauss

Donald Trump

7. Brian McFadden, Mark Croft and George Kay

Kerry Katona

8. Gloria Rand, Marcy Lafferty, Nerine Kidd and Elizabeth Martin

William Shatner

9. David Justice, Eric Benét and Olivier Martinez

Halle Berry

10. Conrad Hilton Jr., Michael Wilding, Mike Todd, Eddie Fisher, Richard Burton, John Warner and Larry Fortensky

Elizabeth Taylor

 

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Soap Quiz Questions

Quiz 129 – Round 4 – Soaps

Soap Quiz – Which long-standing soap/series character is/was played by the following actors? Character and soap name required.

1. Barbara Knox

Rita Fairclough – Coronation Street

2. Richard Thorp

Alan Turner – Emmerdale

3. June Brown

Dot Branning/Cotton – EastEnders

4. Derek Thompson

Charlie Fairhead – Casualty

5. Jane Rossington

Jill Richardson – Crossroads

6. Eileen McCallum

Isabel Blair – Take the High Road

7. Jimmy McKenna

Jack Osborne – Hollyoaks

8. Paul Usher

Barry Grant – Brookside

9. Adrian Lewis Morgan

Jimmi Clay – Doctors

10. Paul Bradley (2 answers possible)

Elliot Hope – Holby City or Nigel Bates – EastEnders

 

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Real Names Quiz

Quiz 129 – Round 6 – Real Names

Real names quiz – The following are ten people and characters (real or fictional) who are not known by their real (or full) first name. Do you know what it is?

1. Inspector Morse

Endeavour

2. Bono (U2)

Paul (Hewson)

3. ‘Daddy’ Warbucks (Annie/Little Orphan Annie)

Oliver

4. Barbie (Doll)

Barbara (Millicent Roberts)

5. Woody Allen

Allan (Stewart Konigsberg)

6. Curly Watts (Coronation Street character)

Norman

7. Eminem

Marshall (Bruce Mathers III)

8. Freddie Mercury

Farrokh (Bulsara)

9. Mr. Burns (Simpsons)

Charles (Montgomery Burns)

10. Elton John

Reginald (Kenneth Dwight)

 

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