Pub quiz questions

  1. Cliff Richard has a 1963 hit with which seasonal song?
    Summer Holiday

  2. Which English county did the Great Train Robbery take place in?
    Buckinghamshire
    1963

  3. Who wrote the novels 'Rich Man, Poor Man,' and 'Beggarman, Thief?'
    Irwin Shaw
    1969, 1977

  4. What was the pro-wrestling name of Shirley Crabtree?
    Big Daddy
    Sports(5) Names(5) 1980s(5) 1970s(5) 1960s(5) 1950s(5)
    1952-1987

  5. Which Soviet cosmonaut was the first man in space?
    Yuri Gagarin
    Space(2) 1960s(2)
    12 April 1961

  6. Which British actor starred in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning?
    Albert Finney
    1960

  7. Which ripping 1966 Alfred Hitchcock folm starred Paul Newman and Julie Andrews?
    Torn curtain

  8. In the original 1963 version of ASCII, what character was at code point 0x55(85) before being replaced with a caret (^) in 1965?
    Up arrow (↑)

  9. Who had hits in the 50s and 60s with "Splish Splash," "Volare" and "My Boomerang Won't Come Back?"
    Charlie Drake

  10. Name the US president
    Lyndon B. Johnson