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1960's Quiz

10 questions about music, people and events of the 60's 10 Questions.

 
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"Bring It On Home To Me" was a 1965 hit for The Animals, but who had an earlier hit with this sng in 1962?

  • Ray Charles
  • Sam Cooke
  • Nat King Cole
  • Chris Montez

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Which group of workers held a national strike in 1966 and nearly brought down the "Government"?

  • Railway Workers
  • Seamen
  • Firemen
  • Miners

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In 1966 someone famous escaped from prison and was never recaptured. What type of person was he?

  • Spy
  • Train Robber
  • Serial Killer
  • Fraudster

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The Beatles had a hit with "Twist And Shout" in 1964, but who charted with it two years before?

  • Contours
  • Johnny Tillotson
  • Isley Brothers
  • Bruce Channel

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In June 1961 "Britain sent troops to which country?

  • Egypt
  • Cyprus
  • Kuwait
  • Malaya

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Linda Ronstadt had a hit with "Blue Bayou", but who had a hit with it first in 1963?

  • Roy Orbison
  • Elvis Presley
  • Jackie Wilson
  • Johnny Mathis

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Which "Prime Minister", in the 1960's was responsible for the "Night Of The Long Knives"?

  • Harold MacMillan
  • Harold Wilson
  • Anthony Eden
  • Alec Douglas-Home

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Who sang the 1960's song "Dawn (Go Away)"?

  • The Four Seasons
  • Bobby Vinton
  • Elvis Presley
  • The Drifters

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Who, in "Britain in the 1960's, was known as "The Third Man"?

  • Guy Burgess
  • Kim Philby
  • Donald MacClean
  • George Blake

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Who sang the 1960's song "Foolish Little Girl"?

  • The Dixie Cups
  • The Supremes
  • The Shirelles
  • The Beverley Sisters

 

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