Pub quiz questions

  1. Where would the 1944 winter Olympic games have been held?
    Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. Cancelled because of WWII

  2. Where would the 1940 summer Olympic games have been held?
    Tokyo, Japan, then when it was stripped from them, Helsinki, Finland. Then it was cancelled totally

  3. Character
    Figaro
    Pinocchio, 1940, voiced by Mel Blanc (first appearance), Clarence Nash, Frank Welker

  4. Which controversial film rewrote history to give the Americans credit for capturing an Enigma decoding machine?
    U-571
    Set in 1942, released in 2000

  5. What US president came up with the title United Nations after spotting it in Bryon's "Childe Harold's Pilgrimage?"
    Franklin D Roosevelt

  6. In which month of 1945 were the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
    August

  7. Which was the first city to be devastated by the dropping of an atomic bomb?
    Hiroshima

  8. Character
    Lampwick (as a donkey)
    Pinocchio, 1940, voiced by Frankie Darro

  9. Character
    Bambi
    Bambi, 1942, Voiced by Bobby Stewart (baby), Donnie Dunagan (young),. Hardie Albright , (adolescent), John Sutherland (adult)

  10. Name the US president
    Harry S. Truman
    Politics(7) 1950s(6) 1940s(6)