Pub quiz questions

  1. What was George VI's nickname amongst members of his family?
    Bertie
    Royalty(8) Names(8)

  2. What does the M in JMW Turner's name stand for?
    Mallord
    Names(8) Art(8)

  3. What surname did T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia) use for anonymity when he joined the Royal Tank Corps?
    Shaw
    History(9) Names(9)
    T.E. stands for Thomas Edward

  4. How is Glasgow-born pop-star James Ure better known?
    Midge Ure

  5. What is pop star Darius' surname?
    Professionally: Danesh. Born Campbell/Campbell-Danesh
    Attained fame2000

  6. What became Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales' title after her divorce?
    Diana, Princess of Wales
    Royalty(6) Names(6) 1990s(6)
    1996

  7. John Gielgud, on first hearing who's name said, "It's an interesting name: it sounds like a fart in the bath."
    Edward Woodward
    1x01

  8. What is the Flavian Amphitheatre now called by tourists in Rome?
    The Colosseum

  9. Which New York City building is named after something you could smooth your clothes with?
    The Flatiron Building

  10. What is Tiger Wood's real first name?
    Eldrick
    Sports(5) Golf(5) Names(5)