Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by GuyBarry » 14 Nov 2017, 16:33

No takers yet? Clue: it's in the E4 postcode area.
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by DavidC » 14 Nov 2017, 17:46

Sewardstone
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by GuyBarry » 14 Nov 2017, 21:47

Correct! (Although maybe I should have included the hamlet of Sewardstonebury as well.)

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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by jamesthegill » 16 Nov 2017, 16:35

Easy one after a quick Google - who is the only UK Christmas number 1 artist to have also won an Oscar for acting?
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by GuyBarry » 16 Nov 2017, 19:36

Nicole Kidman. (Bob the Builder was nominated but sadly just missed out :) )
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by RJSRdg » 16 Nov 2017, 19:43

In similar vein, who got to Number 2 in the UK charts in 1956 and number 18 in the Albanian charts in 2002?
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by GuyBarry » 16 Nov 2017, 20:01

Norman Wisdom?
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by RJSRdg » 16 Nov 2017, 23:15

Correct - knew it wouldn't be difficult!

"Don't Laugh At Me" in 1956 and "Big In Albania" (with Tony Hawks and Tim Rice) in 2002.
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by michael_churchill » 17 Nov 2017, 08:46

GuyBarry wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 19:36
Nicole Kidman. (Bob the Builder was nominated but sadly just missed out :) )
My favourite trivia fact... Only five people have won an Oscar (for acting) and performed on a UK number one single: Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Cher, Nicole Kidman and Lee Marvin.

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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

Post by GuyBarry » 17 Nov 2017, 09:42

RJSRdg wrote:
16 Nov 2017, 23:15
"Don't Laugh At Me" in 1956
Actually peaked at number 3 in 1954, but I guessed it anyway :)
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Re: Dastardly difficult trivia quiz

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