June Quiz (COMPLETED)

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June Quiz (COMPLETED)

Post by jagwheels » Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:01 pm

2 answers each to start

1 - Trooping the Colour is held in London annually on a Saturday in June, on which parade ground? The Aquila
2 - June has two zodiac signs, name both? Uncle D
3 - What in the UK is celebrated on the third Sunday of June? Jen
4 - Which animated cartoon character has three triplet neices named April, May, and June? Mirek
5 - What is June's birthstone? Jen
6 - 'Seven Days In Sunny June', by Jamiroquai, is the soundtrack when Andrea and Christian meet at James Holt's party in which 2006 American film?jwade
7 - In which year did June Brown first play the role of Dot Cotton, in EastEnders? The Aquila
8 - Which historical novel begins in 1815 and culminates with the 1832 June Rebellion in Paris? Mirek
9 - The longest day of the year can occur on one of three dates in June, name any of the three? Dominic
10 - In its own country it is commonly known as the June Fourth Incident; where did this incident happen? Mirek
11 - In 1968, June Whitfield began her long television partnership with which actor and comedian? Dominic
12 - Which 1956 film adaptation of a Rodgers and Hammerstein stage musical of the same name features the song 'June Is Bustin' Out All Over'? (Hint: the film revolves around Billy Bigelow) Mirek
13 - The name June for baby girls in the UK dropped out of the top thousand in 1986, but in which 20th century decade did it peak at 39th? Jen
14 - What takes place near Pilton in the last week of June, each year? The Aquila
15 - What historical event happened on Tuesday, 6 June 1944? Uncle D
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Re: June Quiz

Post by The Aquila » Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:14 pm

1 = Horse Guards Parade Ground
14 = Glastonbury Festival

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Re: June Quiz

Post by Dominic » Thu Jun 04, 2020 6:22 pm

9 June 21st
11 Terry Scott

I met Terry Scott once, at Waterloo Station. He was rushing for a train. I was surprised at how small he was.
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Re: June Quiz

Post by Uncle D » Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:37 pm

15. D Day
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Re: June Quiz

Post by jagwheels » Fri Jun 05, 2020 4:34 pm

15 Correct but also called Normandy beach landings

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jen » Fri Jun 05, 2020 6:04 pm

3 = Fathers Day

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jagwheels » Mon Jun 08, 2020 4:29 pm

No longer a limit on the number of attempts

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jen » Tue Jun 09, 2020 6:42 pm

2 = Gemini

5 = Pearl

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Re: June Quiz

Post by Mirek » Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:53 pm

4 Daisey Duck
8. Les Miserables
10.Tiananmen Square Beijing
12 Carousel

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jagwheels » Tue Jun 09, 2020 11:19 pm

jen wrote:
Tue Jun 09, 2020 6:42 pm
2 = Gemini

5 = Pearl
Almost there jen with Q2 but it requires two answers

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Re: June Quiz

Post by Uncle D » Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:50 am

2. Gemini and Cancer
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Re: June Quiz

Post by jagwheels » Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:56 pm

Only 3 left to answer 6,7, 13

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jwade » Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:31 am

6, The devil wears prada.

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Re: June Quiz

Post by The Aquila » Fri Jun 12, 2020 10:30 am

7 - possibly one of the first in 1985?

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jagwheels » Fri Jun 12, 2020 1:30 pm

Only Q-13 to answer

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Re: June Quiz

Post by jen » Tue Jun 16, 2020 8:37 am

13 = 1925

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Re: June Quiz (COMPLETED)

Post by jagwheels » Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:41 pm

Well done to all who took part

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