Pub quiz questions

  1. Character
    Maleficent (as dragon)
    Sleeping Beauty, 1953, voiced by Eleanor Audley

  2. Name the US president
    Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Politics(5) 1960s(5) 1950s(5)

  3. Who became the youngest Derby winner at the age of 18 in 1954?
    Lester Piggot
    1950s(5) Sports(5) Leisure(5)

  4. Where were the 1952 winter Olympic games held?
    Oslo, Norway

  5. What is the most northerly city to have staged a FIFA World Cup final?
    Stockholm
    1958

  6. Which TV game show is named after a Cole Porter song?
    Who Wants to be a Millionaire
    Song 1955, TV show 1998-

  7. Which American author wrote Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood?
    Truman Capote
    Published 1958 and 1966 respectively.

  8. What did Hugh Hefner originally plan to call his Playboy magazine?
    Stag Party
    Founded 1953

  9. Which actor, who died in 1977, appeared in the films "A Town Like Alice" (1956) and The Trials of Oscar Wilde(1960)?
    Peter Finch

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