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Yes, it all happened on the 29th January! 10 Questions.

 
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1

Born this day 1939 the Australian feminist writer and author of "The Female Eunuch", who is it?

  • Elizabeth Jolley
  • Germaine Greer
  • Helen Garner
  • Geraldine Brooks

2

Born on this day 1879, William Claude Duckenfield, the man who told us “he wouldn’t act with children or animals“, how was he better known?

  • Groucho Marx
  • Oliver Hardy
  • W C Fields
  • Buster Keaton

3

Sacha Distel was born on this day, how old was he when he died in 2004?

  • 69
  • 70
  • 71
  • 72

4

Born on this day 1941 the actor best known for his role as TV’s Magnum, who is he?

  • Stacy Keach
  • Beau Bridges
  • Lee Majors
  • Tom Selleck

5

Katherine Ross was born this day in 1943, for which film did she win an Oscar in 1967?

  • The Graduate
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Wait until Dark

6

Born this day 1950, Jody Schecter the motor racing champion, what nationality is he?

  • American
  • South African
  • Austrian
  • British

7

On this day 1942, which long running BBC Radio series was first broadcast?

  • Children's Hour
  • The Brains Trust
  • Desert Island Discs
  • The Radio Doctor

8

On this day 1989 whose artificial leg was sold at auction, to raise money for his widow?

  • Daniel Clay
  • Douglas Bader
  • Rusty Rushmer
  • William Stoneman

9

Died this day 1964, which actor known for his shortness died from an overdose of Sedatives and Alcohol?

  • Red Buttons
  • Mickey Rooney
  • Burgess Meredith
  • Alan Ladd

10

Jimmy Durante died this day in 1980, what was his nickname?

  • Nosey
  • Smiler
  • The Schnozz
  • Schnozzola

 

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