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April 1st Quiz

What kind of fool am I 10 Questions.

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This British man was born on 1st April 1578 and went on to explain how blood is circulated around our body. Who was he?

  • Edward Jenner
  • Lancelot Browne
  • William Harvey
  • James Edwards

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This German gentleman was born on 1st April 1815 and later became the first German Chancellor. A second world war Battleship named after him was sunk in the N. Atlantic in 1941. Who is he?

  • Otto Von Bismarck
  • Bernard Von Bulow
  • Franz Von Papen
  • Prince Maximilian of Baden

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This Russian pianist and composer was born on 1st April 1873. One of his compositions was “Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini”. Who is he?

  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
  • Alexander Borodin
  • Modest Mussorgsky
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff

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This English rock musician was born on 1st April 1946 and was bass player with Rod Stewart’s backing band. Who was he?

  • Jimmy Winston
  • Ronnie Lane
  • Ian McLagan
  • Steve Marriott

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This curly blond haired left handed English cricketer was born on 1st April 1957. He captained England in the 1980s and later became a commentator on Sky. Who is he?

  • Mike Gatting
  • Keith Fletcher
  • David Gower
  • Graham Gooch

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This red haired DJ/Presenter born on 1st April 1966 has been very successful on both television and radio. He recently took over Terry Wogan’s Radio 2 show. Who is he?

  • Simon Mayo
  • Chris Evans
  • Steve Wright
  • Alex Lester

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This Scottish singing sensation born on 1st April 1961, has achieved worldwide fame despite only finishing second on “Britain’s Got Talent” behind “Diversity”. Who is she?

  • Susan Boyle
  • Rose McDowell
  • Michelle McManus
  • Nancy Whiskey

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On 1st April 1873 a White Star Line Royal Mail Ship ran on to rocks off the Nova Scotia coast and sank. How many people were lost?

  • 165
  • 489
  • 535
  • 952

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On 1st April 1976 “Apple Computer Inc” was formed by the recently deceased Steve Jobs, Ronald Wayne and who else?

  • Paul Allen
  • Arthur Levinson
  • Tim Cook
  • Steve Wozniak

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This border town changed hands many times during it’s history but on 1st April 1318 it was recaptured by the Scots from the English. Which town was it.

  • Coldstream
  • Berwick upon Tweed
  • Melrose
  • Jedburgh