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Wales and the Welsh

What do you know about famous Welsh People? 8 Questions.

 
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1

Which Welshman was a member of Captain Scott's ill-fated expedition to the South Pole?

  • Edgar Williams
  • Edgar Evans
  • Edgar Davies

2

What was Richard Jenkins of Ponthydyfen better known as?

  • Antony Hopkins
  • Richard Burton
  • Martin Sheen

3

What links Tony Blair, David Frost and Brian Clough?

  • Their grandfathers were Welsh
  • They had holiday homes in Snowdonia
  • They were portrayed by Michael Sheen

4

Which Welsh journalist who broadcast on the coronation of George IV and the Second World war, died in 1987?

  • Wynford Vaughan Thomas
  • Wynford Vaughan Davies
  • Wynford Vaughan Williams

5

Who was the Welsh Director of the film The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover?

  • Peter Greenfield
  • Peter Greenham
  • Peter Greenaway

6

Who starred with Darcy Bussell in the musical show Viva La Diva?

  • Shirley Bassey
  • Charlotte Church
  • Katherine Jenkins

7

Which Welshman won the Nobel prize for Literature in 1950?

  • Bertrand Russell
  • Dylan Thomas
  • Dylan Jenkins

8

Which Welsh Politician was speaker of the House of Commons between 1976 and 1983?

  • George Thomas
  • George Jenkins
  • George Williams

 

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