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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 16:30

    Lets have a Quiz with a Christmas theme.

    1. Born Christmas Day the actor with the middle name DeForrest, made his debut in the film The Petrified Forest in 1936?

    2. Born Christmas Day 1949, the cousin of actor Rip Torn went onto play title roles in Carrie and a Coalminers Daughter?

    3. Born on Christmas Day 1954 the one time singer with the Eurythmics, who?

    4. On this day in 1864 the traditional swim in the Serpentine first took place, in which park?

    5. In the song, the 12 days of Christmas, what gift did my true love give to me on the 7th day of Christmas?

    6. Who popularised the Christmas tree in England in the 19th century?

    7. When Kevin is left home alone for the first time, where is the family’s destination for their Christmas vacation?

    8. What is the name of the fruit sauce which is a traditional accompaniment to the Christmas Turkey?

    9. Which word, associated with Christmas, comes from a Greek word meaning "we can act anything"?

    10. "Christmas won't be Christmas without any presents" is the first line from which literary classic by Louisa May Alcott?

    11. Whose is the first voice to be heard on the original recording of Band Aid's 'Do they Know It's Christmas?

    12. Who was sang about a Blue Christmas in 1957?

    13. In which year did Wham get a monster hit with "Last Christmas"?

    14. Which sultry voice was driving home for Christmas?

    15. On Christmas Day in 1950 what was stolen from Westminster Abbey?
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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 16:43

    14 Chris Rea,
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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 16:51

    Underdog wrote:14 Chris Rea,

    Yes Reg, just a few more to get.
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 16:53

    6. Prince Albert
    8. Cranberry
    10. Little Women
    15. It wasn't stolen...it was ours to begin with.



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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 16:58

    The Lone Ranger wrote:6. Prince Albert
    8. Cranberry
    10. Little Women
    15. It wasn't stolen...it was ours to begin with.

    6 yes, 8 yes, 10 yes
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    Post by Campbell Brodie on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 17:05

    3. Annie Lennox?
    4. Hyde park
    9. Pantomime?
    12. Elvis?

    Question marks mean I'm not 100% sure. lol



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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 17:10

    The Lone Ranger wrote:3. Annie Lennox?
    4. Hyde park
    9. Pantomime?
    12. Elvis?

    Question marks mean I'm not 100% sure. lol

    All Correct Mr LR no need for ?

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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 17:14

    7. Paris
    11. Boy George
    5. 7 Swans a swimming
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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 17:27

    Underdog wrote:7. Paris
    11. Boy George
    5. 7 Swans a swimming

    7 - yes

    5 - Yes

    11 - No.
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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:08

    11. Midge Ure ?
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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:18

    No Reg, try again!
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    Post by Mermaid on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:19

    2. Sissy Spacek



    Live life to the full now or it could be too late
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    Post by 3rdforum on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:22

    11. Sting?






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    Post by 3rdforum on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:23

    1 Jimmy Stewart??






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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:30

    1 – Humphery Bogart



    11 – Paul Young

    13 - 1984



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    Post by 3rdforum on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:32

    Go on be honest, how many did ya google?? Christmas Quiz 3025408739






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    Post by Adam Mint on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:37

    Only the ones I didn’t know, honest!!!

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    Post by 3rdforum on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:44

    Adam Mint wrote:Only the ones I didn’t know, honest!!!

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    Christmas Quiz 3077217049 Christmas Quiz 3077217049 Christmas Quiz 3077217049 Great reply!!!






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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 18:47

    11 Bono, Be right soon,
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    Post by Topdog on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 19:05

    11 bowie
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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 19:07

    Mermaid wrote:2. Sissy Spacek

    Yes

    3rdforum wrote:11. Sting?
    No

    3rdforum wrote:1 Jimmy Stewart??
    No

    Adam Mint wrote:1 – Humphery Bogart

    11 – Paul Young

    13 - 1984

    Yes to all AM

    Underdog wrote:11 Bono, Be right soon,

    No Reg as you can see it was Paul Young.

    Think that is all of them - I will have a look for another one for tomorrow unless someone else wants to come up with one.

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    Post by Topdog on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 19:08

    Jan says Little Women, Chrimbo won't be.

    Think Wham was same year as Band Aid 1984.
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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 19:16

    Paul Young ?, Never heard of him, I can see his ugly mush, Thats who i thought was midge ure, I knew a dog called midge once
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    Post by Gypsy on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 19:57

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    Post by Mcqueen on Sun 27 Nov 2011 - 20:09

    I lost without cheating.

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