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What do Miss Great Britain 1957 and Ben-Hur have in common? The Saturday quiz
August 6, 2022
1 Which PM’s last words were “I have been murdered”? 2 The eastern diamondback is the largest of what type of reptile? 3 Which rapper is known as Barbie on Instagram? 4 At what event do winners receive a WSOP bracelet? 5 Which London monument dates from around 1450BC? 6 What instrument is a Fender Rhodes? 7 Where did the Avengers Campus open in July? 8 Which country has been subject to US sanctions for more than 60 years? What links: 9 Miss Great Britain 1957 and Charlton Heston’s Ben-Hur body double? 10 Cameroon (1995); Rwanda (2009); Gabon and Togo (2022)? 11 Peter Pan; johnny; bertha; mandarin; wing? 12 Honeysuckle; Minella Times; A Plus Tard? 13 Astute; Trafalgar; Vanguard? 14 Melville Cooper; Robert Shaw; Alan Rickman; Matthew Macfadyen? 15 Neeltgen Willensdr; Anna McNeill Whistler; Julia Warhola; Lucie Freud?
1 Spencer Perceval (1812). 2 Rattlesnake. 3 Nicki Minaj. 4 World Series of Poker. 5 Cleopatra’s Needle. 6 Electric piano. 7 Disneyland Paris. 8 Cuba. 9 Original presenters of Blue Peter: Leila Williams and Christopher Trace. 10 New members joining the Commonwealth. 11 Types of collar. 12 Rachael Blackmore’s major winning rides: Champion Hurdle; Grand National; Cheltenham Gold Cup. 13 Classes of current Royal Navy submarines. 14 Played the Sheriff of Nottingham on film. 15 The artist’s mother: Rembrandt; James McNeill Whistler; Andy Warhol; Lucian Freud.