Pub quiz questions

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

  2. Which US President once wore a Nazi uniform in a movie?
    Ronald Reagan
    Desperate Journey, 1942

  3. In what year were TV licences introduced in the UK?
    1946

  4. Where would the 1940 winter Olympic games have been held?
    Initially in Sapporo, Japan, but they gave it back to the IOC. IOC gave it to St Moritz, Switzerland, but after falling out, the IOC confiscated it. IOC then gave it to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, but it was eventually cancelled because of the warn
    Sports(10) Olympics(10) 1940s(10)

  5. What kind of creature is the ballet dancing Hyacinth in Fantasia?
    Hippopotamus
    1940

  6. What Japanese term meaning 'divine wind' was adopted into the English language to describe World War II suicide pilots?
    Kamikaze

  7. Character
    Geppetto
    Pinocchio, 1940, voiced by Christian Rub

  8. What kind of ethereal requests were forbidden in the USA during World War II?
    Music requests on the radio
    It was feared secret agents and saboteurs would be able to cimmunicate.

  9. In the film Casablanca, what is the name of the bar?
    Rick's
    1942

  10. In what year did Queen Elizabeth II marry Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten?
    1947
    Royalty(7) 1940s(7)