Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the only supersonic airline, other than Concorde, to have seen commercial service?
    Tupolev Tu-144 (NATO name: Charger)
    Passenger service 1977/8 - grounded after 55 scheduled flights

  2. Which sports star played Gideon Jackson in the movie Freedom Road?
    Muhammad Ali
    1979

  3. Which Lancashire holiday resort was the home of the Miss Great Britain beauty contest from 1956 to 1989?
    Morcombe

  4. Whose home was Arundells in Salisbury?
    Sir Edward Heath
    Tory Leader 1965-1975

  5. Which Bob Dylan classic was a top-ten hit for Guns'n'Roses?
    Knockin' on Heaven's Door
    Dylan 1973, Guns'n'Roses 1992

  6. Who gave the Asian community 90 days to leave Uganda in 1972?
    Idi Amin, (the then military leader and president)

  7. Mr Men
    Mr Tickle
    1971

  8. Which country joined the EEC along with Ireland and the UK in 1973?
    Denmark

  9. Which US high street chain is named after a the chief-mate in Moby Dick?
    Starbucks
    Opened March 30, 1971

  10. "The Likely Lads" broadcast its last episode in 1966. When did "Whatever happened to the Likely Lads start?"
    1973