Pub quiz questions

  1. Which children's TV program was presented by Geoffrey Hayes?

  2. Which 1997 movie finally sank Star Wars from its position as all-time box office champ?
    Star Wars: 1977

  3. Name the US president
    Richard Nixon
    Politics(6) 1960s(5) 1970s(5)

  4. What was the sport of Mark Spitz who won a record seven gold medals at the 1972 Olympics?

  5. Which rock star has been chairman of Watford Football Club?
    Elton John
    1976-1987, 1997-2000

  6. Which sports star played Gideon Jackson in the movie Freedom Road?
    Muhammad Ali

  7. In which country did the Sharpeville massacre take place?
    South Africa
    21 March 1960

  8. Which city's 1972 Olympics were staged to celebrate peace but were marred by a terrorist attack?

  9. Which British TV and radio quiz show, that started in 1972, is still going, and has been variously presented by Magnus Magnusson, Peter Snow, Clive Anderson and John Humphrys?

  10. How many UK number one singles did the Rolling Stones have in the seventies?