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King Richard III Quiz

A few events and theories surrounding the late King Richard III. 8 Questions.

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King Richard III was born in Fotheringhay Castle in 1452, what county in England is Fotheringhay Castle?

  • Derbyshire
  • Hampshire
  • Northamptonshire
  • Lincolnshire

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King Richard III in 1471 was active when the sick current Monarch died in the Tower of London in suspicious circumstances, who was he?

  • King Edward IV
  • King Henry VI
  • King Henry VII
  • King Henry V

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King Richard III in 1471 after talking about strawberries to this poor man had him hauled off and beheaded who was he?

  • Lord Hastings
  • Lord Cornwall
  • Lord Chester
  • Lord Southampton

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King Richard III in 1476 was potentially involved in the drowning of his brother George in a barrel/vat of what alcoholic liquid?

  • Rum
  • Malmsey Wine
  • Beer
  • Mead

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King Richard III in 1483 had in his "Protection" the two little princes in the Tower of London, Edward V and Richard, of what English Town?

  • Lincoln
  • Shrewsbury
  • Kent
  • Salisbury

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King Richard III was portrayed in the film of 1955 by what famous actor?

  • Sir John Gielgud
  • Sir Alec Guinness
  • Sir Laurence Olivier
  • Sir Richard Attenborough

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King Richard III had a personal badge/symbol what animal was this?

  • White Pig
  • White Hare
  • White Boar
  • White Elephant

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King Richard III, his remains were finally found in 2013 in a car park and his face expertly reconstructed by the University of Dundee, in which English City was he discovered?

  • York
  • Lincoln
  • Derby
  • Leicester