Who was the first black actor to win a Best Actor or Best Actress award at the Academy Awards?
Who shot US President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theater in Washington?
- James Earl Ray
- Lee Harvey Oswald
- John Wilkes Booth
- Leon Czolgosz
True or false: There is no effective vaccine for typhoid.
RMS Titanic hit an iceberg and sank this week but in what year?
In what decade did the 1st McDonald's restaurant open in Des Plaines, Illinois?
The Jacobite Rebellion ended with defeat at which battle near Inverness in 1746?
- Stirling Bridge
- Bosworth Field
The earliest battle ever recorded, the Battle of Megiddo in 1457 BC, was won by what ancient civilization?
Name this author who wrote "The Canterbury Tales", set this week in 1387?
- St Cuthbert
- Geoffrey Chaucer
- Christopher Marlowe
What was the 1st commercial film shown in cinemas in Saudi Arabia when they opened after 35 years in 2018?
- Black Panther
- Finding Dory
- Avengers: Endgame
What US city was struck by a powerful earthquake in 1906 that destroyed 75% of the city?
- Los Angeles
- San Francisco
- San Diego
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