Pub quiz questions

  1. Who directed the films 'Doctor Mabus the Gambler,' and 'Metropolis?'
    Fritz Lang
    Released 1922 and 1927 respectively

  2. Name the US president
    Herbert Hoover
    Politics(8) 1930s(7) 1920s(7)

  3. Where were the 1928 summer Olympic games held?
    Amsterdam, Netherlands

  4. What date in 1929 saw the shooting of seven members of Bugs Moran's gang in Chicago?
    14 February
    1920s(4) Crime(4)

  5. Where were the 1924 summer Olympic games held?
    Paris, France

  6. Thurle Sandstorm was the first World Champion at which sport in 1923?
    Ten-Pin Bowling
    Sports(8) Leisure(8) 1920s(8)

  7. Which Czech author wrote The Trial and The Castle?
    Franz Kafka
    Published 1925 and 1926 respectively

  8. Which future Prime Minister with no experience in Finance left the Liberals to become Tory Chancellor of the Exchequer in 1924?
    Winston Churchill

  9. Who was born at 17, Bruton Street?
    Queen Elizabeth II
    Royalty(6) 1920s(6)
    1926

  10. What four words did boxer Jack Dempsey use when he lost the Championship to Gene Tunney that Ronald Reagan echoed to Nancy when he was shot?
    I forgot to duck
    Politics(7) Sports(7) Boxing(7) 1980s(7) 1920s(7)
    Boxing fight in 1926, assassination attempt 1981.