Last update 23/06/2023 4:25pm - Day 58 - Answer as many as you like but be reasonable. If you are in the lead answer lower number questions before higher numbers as these have been out for longer.
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1805 In Norway 1980 man fined for being drunk in charge of what 1808 Only 6 people died in what historic event 1810 How did the Emperor Claudius die 1813 The average Britain in their life consumes 1000 lb of what 1818 Sergai Kalenikov holds the world record in what 1823 A Paris grocer was jailed for two years in 1978 stabbing wife what 1828 What was invented in Rome 63 bc by Marcus Tiro 1831 An Arab/Israeli band Abu Hafla - record called Humping meaning 1839 Iris Somerville - killed London 1982 - Lightning struck what 1841 In 1797 3 pence could buy you a good (second hand) what 1843 What Saint said - Lord grant me Chastity - but not ye t 1844 The average Britain in their life consumes 18 lb of what 1845 Roller coasters originated in what country 1846 What unusual item can you buy - vending machine Paris Metro 1847 We've heard phrase I don’t give a toss - but Tos Greek for what 1849 Every ship in the Royal Navy have customised what 1850 What meat outsells mutton and lamb combined in Sweden 1851 An American in Maine got a divorce cos wife fed him only what 1852 How did Pope Hadrian IV die 1853 Who said "sex appeal 50% what you got 50% they think you got" 1854 St Fiacre is the Patron Saint of what 1856 What TV did 44 million USA watch while 27m Eisenhower sworn in 1857 Between 15 and 20% of what disappear from shops each year 1858 French racing driver Jean Behra kept a spare what in his pocket 1859 President Roosevelt was the first president to do what 1861 Who said in 1951- "I married beneath me - All women do" 1864 In 1984 BA stewardess called police she'd left what in cupboard 1865 Until 1819 technically you could be hung for what in Britain 1866 What's still legal in Paraguay if the participants are blood doners 1867 Tsar Paul I decreed death by flogging to anyone mentioned what 1868 What actress said "I dress for women - Undress for men" 1869 The average Britain in their lifetime eats 5400 what 1870 Here we go round the mulberry bush - what was original bush 1872 In what city 1985 was the worlds first computer museum opened 1874 Astronomer Josephe-Jerome de Lalande eat what on bread butter 1875 Skeleton is derived from Greek - what is its literal translation 1876 Edward Hunter USA Journalist invented what term Korean war 1877 A man has first at 18 then every day spent 106 days by 60 what 1879 Flies and humans can both get which condition 1880 We call them Turkeys what do the Turks call them 1881 The Audi car company created by August Horch – means what Latin 1884 Hans Steininger had the world longest what - that killed him 1885 In Czarist Russia it was illegal to do what 1886 What play has line - Shall there be no more cakes and ale 1887 A fisherman in the Arral sea had his boat destroyed by what 1888 St Brigit of Ireland could do what amazing trick for visitors 1890 What product did the first commercial in the USA advertise 1891 Estimated there are 4 100 million billion molecules cubic inch what 1892 In Ohio by law pets have to carry what 1893 The average man or woman spends one year of their life - what 1895 What is the best wood for making pencils 1896 The average Britain in their lifetime eats 4907 what 1898 Name USA city it's illegal to have a nude shop dummy on display 1899 A dog was arrested in Seville in 1983 for what crime 1900 Who starred as Daisy in The Great Gatsby 1901 Jacqueline Du Prey is a master on what instrument 1902 Who wrote the music for Showboat 1903 Who said sex is a bad thing it rumples the clothes 1904 The average Manhattan wife takes 14 minutes to do what in bed 1905 Which animal sleeps with one eye open 1906 Sandra Wes of Texas died in 1977 was buried in what 1907 What happened to the man who tried to hang himself over river 1908 After sex what does the female marine bristleworm do 1909 What nationality was Pontius Pilot by birth 1910 The average person spends 12 years of their life doing what 1911 St Appolonia is the patron saint of what 1912 Packy Ease an amateur boxer - what name become famous 1913 What was stolen from a Hotel Garden in Britain in 1991 1914 What word comes from Arabic means reunion of broken parts 1915 Charles Conrad took a cassette to the moon on Apollo 11 who 1916 First feature film US TV Heart of New York what was subject 1917 Royal Society Prevention Accidents 1991 7500 injured by what 1918 4000 patents for a variation of what issued since first 1838 1919 A Limousine was originally what (From Limousine in France) 1920 Dwight Eisenhower was the first president to hold what 1921 What does a geophage enjoy 1922 The Reknas company - Calcutta worlds biggest exporter what 1923 At least a quarter of humanity is what 1924 What first occurred at California Disneyland in March 1981 1925 Who said "sex older women best they think its their last time" 1926 Ping Pong and Pang are characters in which opera 1927 1300 to 1500 it was illegal for Englishmen to have 3 what a day 1928 Harold J Smith a Canadian changed name famed as sidekick 1929 What is special about the hooded pitohui bird (New Guinea) 1930 In 1984 Bloomingdale's started selling 100000 year old what 1931 What happened to golfer Lee Travino on green 13 27 June 1975 1932 What links elephanta, bad-i-sad-o-bistroz, oe, whuly, zonda 1933 What tree is mentioned just once in the Bible 1934 The average Britain consumes 14571 what in their lifetime 1935 What job involves walking an average 60 miles in a 5 day week 1936 In the UK 3% of people store what in their fridges 1937 The city council of Chico California set a $500 fine for what 1938 A tittiliomaniac has a compulsion to do what 1939 Police in Winchester -got call - Man being held by wife - how 1940 Stephano and Trinculo characters in which Shakespeare play 1941 William Hurt won best actor Oscar for which 1985 film 1942 Fescue is a generic type of what 1943 Creed Prayer Alms Fasting Pilgrimage five pillars what religion 1944 Alex Raymond created which comic strip character in 1934 1945 What does a carpophagus animal feed on 1946 Gregorys powder is a type of what 1947 What does a Hafiz know 1948 Pocahontas was baptised and given what English name 1949 In London 1915 what became illegal subject to £100 fine 1951 Who said "No sex is better than bad sex" 1952 Who won the Eurovision song contest with Jack in a Box 1953 Margie Belcher provided the body movements - which character 1954 The average person spends 8 years of their life doing what 1955 1987 A Philadelphia Councillor bill banned carrying what in public 1956 Alain Boubil - Claude-Michael Schonberg music what hit show 1957 Pluto (the Planet) was almost called what name 1958 Most lipsticks contain what unexpected item 1959 It is illegal to ■■■■ what in Las Vegas 1960 Slugs have four of them- what 1961 What word in English has the most definitions 1963 The Greek version of what is called the Septuagint 1964 The eyes of which animal have rectangular pupils 1966 What is the only bone in the body unattached to any other bone 1967 There are more than 1500 varieties of what food 1968 Mageiricophobia is a fear of what 1969 What animals eye is larger than its brain 1970 In 1990 there were 15000 accidents involving what 1971 Roman men had to swear on what to testify 1972 Why did pirate wear earrings 1973 Under the snow and ice Antarctica is actually a what 1974 In ancient China people committed suicide by eating what 1975 Who took out a $5000 life insurance before dying in battle 1976 The average Britain consumes 4907 what in their lifetime 1977 Who said "I’ve sometimes thought of marriage - then re-thought" 1978 Name actor Von Ryan's Express, The Third Man, Brief Encounter 1979 In USA / Britain give finger - What do you show inThailand 1980 What was the traditional ancient Persian new years day gift 1981 The French Laurousse Gastronomique 9 recopies cooking what 1982 What common item was a sign of wealth in 19th century England 1983 In Utah in 1870s what could you get from a slot machine 1984 What do male butterflies like to lick 1985 Desire for more cows is the translation what Sanskrit word 1986 Elvis Presley collected statues of what famous woman 1987 What is the most mentioned name in the Bible 1988 Tip Throat Vamp Collar Shank are parts of what object 1989 What is a spermologer interested in 1990 Who is the biggest landowner in New York city 1991 What fish can blink its eyes 1992 What was the first name of the cartoon character Mr Magoo 1993 It is against the law in Albania to play what on Sundays 1994 Hearts bells leaves and acorns card suits which country 1995 Which vegetable got its name from a precious stone 1996 On average 100 people a year choke to death on what 1997 In 2000 what state removed confederate flag - statehouse dome 1998 What language (not dialect) has the most characters in it 1999 Florinzel is a character in which Shakespeare play
1800 Whose ghost appears in Shakespeare's Julius Caesar Caesar's Ghost Alan_Noonan_10 1801 In which play and film does Jean Valjean appear Le Miserables dambuster 1802 Psychologists says men who do what during sex are insecure Keep socks on dambuster 1803 Whose is supposed to have had sex with his nanny when aged 9 Lord Byron megahertz 1804 What animal can sleep 3 years but only mates once - 12 hours Snails dambuster 1806 Louis the XVI France only two (recorded) what in his lifetime Baths davethedon 1807 The same Louis did not consummate his marriage 7 years - why Overgrown Foreskin Alan_Noonan_10 1809 Why could William Tell not have shot the apple with a crossbow Crossbow not known 13th century Zimmer 1811 What country do Great Danes come from Germany davethedon 1812 Who said - "One more drink and Ill be under the host" Dorothy Parker Shelton10 1814 What animal provide 50% of all the protein eaten in Peru Guinea Pigs megahertz 1815 Jimmy Carter was the first US president to have done what Born in a Hospital Alan_Noonan_10 1816 Who won an Oscar posthumously Peter Finch – for Network Alan_Noonan_10 1817 Which actor has been portrayed most on screen by other actors Charlie Chaplain megahertz 1819 In California you can't legally buy a mousetrap without what Hunting Licence megahertz 1820 Who won the best actress Oscar 1959 Room at the Top Simone Signoret Alan_Noonan_10 1821 What did ancient Egyptians rub on their ■■■■■ to enlarge them Crocodile ■■■■ dambuster 1822 Which animal has legs but cant walk Hummingbird megahertz 1824 Howard Hughs used to store what in large metal containers His Urine davethedon 1825 Which classical poet said Amor vincet omnia Love Conquers all Virgil dambuster 1826 If you were eating fragrant meat in Hong Kong what is it Dog megahertz 1827 What country invented Phonecards Italy davethedon 1829 What is the literal Greek translation of Sarcophagus Flesh Eater Alan_Noonan_10 1830 French artist Aquabouse paints cows in what material Cow ■■■■ megahertz 1832 First ad on Radio Luxemburg 1930s for Bible Beans - which are? Laxatives davethedon 1833 74 year old Margaret Weldon FL 2 hole in one 2 days - unusual She was totally blind aided hubby Alan_Noonan_10 1834 In 1987 the Jockey Club disqualified a horse that had eaten what Mars Bar davethedon 1835 A Baseball travels 9% faster in which US city Denver - thinner air Shelton10 1836 What was Joseph Pujol - La Petomanes stage act He farted – imitating music etc Shelton10 1837 James H Pierce was the last silent film actor to play who Tarzan Alan_Noonan_10 1838 What said I'm never through with a girl till I've had her three ways John F Kennedy Alan_Noonan_10 1840 What play is set in Venice and Cyprus Othello - Shakespeare Alan_Noonan_10 1842 Between 1659 and 1681 illegal celebrate what in Massachusetts Christmas dambuster 1848 A Dorset shop sells bookends made from 140 mill year old what Fossil Dinosaur ■■■■ dambuster 1855 William Buroughs coined what phrase used by Steppenwolf 1968 Heavy Metal - Born to be Wild dambuster 1860 What is unusual about the number 8549176320 Digits alpha order dambuster 1862 In Iowa 1978 Judge dismissed drink driving charge - why Too Drunk to sample Soulnet 1863 1936 film started with world war and ended with space flight Things to Come HG Wells Alan_Noonan_10 1871 What hath God Wrought was first message sent by Who 1844 S Morse Washington to Baltimore Alan_Noonan_10 1873 What elements name comes from the Greek for light bearing Phosphorous dambuster 1878 What links Da Vinci, Picasso, Charlie Chaplain, Ben Franklin Left Handed Alan_Noonan_10 1882 What country has the worlds most vending machines per capita Japan dambuster 1883 Who said - "A woman only a woman - good cigar is a smoke" Rudyard Kipling Alan_Noonan_10 1889 Thomas Watson in 1943 there is a worlds market for 5 - what Computers – he chairman of IBM dambuster 1894 80% of household dust is actually what material Dead skin dambuster 1897 Oysters can do what - according to water temperature Change sex dambuster 1950 What is the longest river in Australia Murray-Darling redbull 1962 John Flynn invented what service in Australia Flying Doctors redbull 1965 Modern Olympics - only Greece and which country in all Australia redbull 2000 What is 2000 in Roman Numerals MM redbull