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White Room Quiz Mon 15 Apr 2024

Mi-Amigo
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There are two White Room Quizzes each week - one on Monday and one on Wednesday.

Today`s WRQ is 8 questions - with two questions on each of these four categories

   HISTORY    PLACES     MUSIC     MOVIES

 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members.

Those wishing to take part must pm me - @Mi-Amigo  - their answers between 12 noon today [Mon] and

03.00am Wednesday morning.

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

 

I hope our regular quizzers

@Cleoriff @pgn @gmarkj @jonsie @MI5 @TallTrees @BobM @Oxonian @J9el @Spenny @Dave-O2 

and any member, who has taken part in the past or has never taken part, and any new members will join in with today`s White Room Quiz.

 

TODAY`S EIGHT QUESTIONS

Q1 HISTORY 1 - Lambert Simnel was an imposter and pretender to the English throne during the reign 

                            of which English King?

                                 

Q2 PLACES 1 - Diss is a market town in which English county ?

                        

Q3 MUSIC 1 - Which singer won three Grammy Awards in 2017 for the song "Hello" ?

 

Q4 MOVIES 1 - In the 1955 Ealing comedy movie "The Lady Killers", what was the name of the old lady

                           in whose house the gang leader [played by Alec Guinness] lodged ?

 

Q5 HISTORY 2 - What was the name of the castle in North of England which was taken over by Richard III

                             after the death of Warwick the Kingmaker ?

 

Q6 PLACES 2 - Which town in Cheshire, 14 miles from Manchester, is said to have been named after 

                             King Canute ?

 

Q7 MUSIC 2 - Which singer had a UK No 2 single with "Castle on the Hill" in Jan 2017 ?

 

Q8 MOVIES 2 - In the 1957 British comedy movie "The Smallest Show On Earth" what was the name of the

                            projectionist character played by Peter Sellers ?

                                                                                 

The White Room Quiz is open to all members of the Community.

Each member must pm [private message] their answers to me [Mi-Amigo] after 12 noon today [Mon 15 April 2024] and before 03.00am Wed 17 April 2024.

 

Please do not post your answers on the thread.

The answers - and results for each player taking part - will be posted on Wed 17 April 2024.

Each member will be awarded star  for each correct answer. In addition, Thinkers will be awarded as follows

 

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THE RULES

Each member must pm [private message] their answers to me Mi-Amigo after 12 noon today [Mon 15 Apr

2024] and before 03.00am on Wed 17 Apr 2024.

No member is to post any answer on the thread.

Any answer received after 03.00am on Wed 17 Apr 2024 will be declared void.

No googling, wiki, youtube search for answers.

The White Room Quiz is open to all members.

New members, who have recently joined the Community, and members who have not taken part before, are welcome to join the "regulars" with this week`s quiz. 

Please feel free to post any comments on the questions - but not the answers - on this thread.

If you have any questions about the quiz, please ask and I will reply here.

I hope everyone likes the questions in today`s White Room Quiz, and finds this WRQ fun.

Good luck, everyone.

 

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TallTrees
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Hello @Mi-Amigo 

Ah these queztions are better for me.

Been to Diss lovely enjoyed.

Liked the film The lady Killers...so funny now to remember names 😄 

Know Cheshire very well.

Not seen the Peter Sellers movie.. so not much hope there 😕 

Songs.. no hope 😫

History good possible 😄

Good mix for me though may get more than a wooden spoon 🥄 😅 

 



HAPPINESS IS BEE SHAPED

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Incoming @Mi-Amigo 

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Veritas Numquam Perit

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PM on the way @Mi-Amigo 

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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @TallTrees 

Pleased you like some of the questions

Look forward to pm with your answers later. Good luck.

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Some people see things as they are and ask "Why?"; I dream of things that never were and ask "Why not?"
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Mi-Amigo
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Thank you @Cleoriff 

like the gif

pm with your answers received

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Girl in a jacket


Some people see things as they are and ask "Why?"; I dream of things that never were and ask "Why not?"
Robert Kennedy.

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Thank you @MI5 

pm with your answers received

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Girl in a jacket


Some people see things as they are and ask "Why?"; I dream of things that never were and ask "Why not?"
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Thank you @gmarkj 

pm with your answers received

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Some people see things as they are and ask "Why?"; I dream of things that never were and ask "Why not?"
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Thank you @Mi-Amigo ; my entry should be waiting for you. 👍

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