Weekly Quiz for February 10 - 16

  • Who was awarded the 1st ever gold record for selling 1 million copies of Chattanooga Choo Choo in 1942?

    • Ella Fitzgerald

      Ella Fitzgerald

    • Hank Williams

      Hank Williams

    • Glenn Miller

      Glenn Miller

    • Louis Armstrong

      Louis Armstrong

  • What was the name of the revolutionary battleship launched in 1906?

    Great White Fleet
    • Bismark
    • HMS Dreadnought
    • HMS Hood
    • USS Texas
  • Who composed Rhapsody In Blue, the musical composition which premiered this week in 1924?

    • George Gershwin

      George Gershwin

    • Irving Berlin

      Irving Berlin

    • Andrew Lloyd Webber

      Andrew Lloyd Webber

    • Duke Ellington

      Duke Ellington

  • What was the label of French Fashion designer Christian Dior's famous 1947 collection?

    Christian Dior
    • Eau Savage
    • Circus Collection
    • French Look
    • New Look
  • True or false: In 1999 Bill Clinton, like Donald Trump, was acquitted by the US Senate?

    Bill Clinton
    • False
    • True
  • Which invaders sacked Baghdad in 1258, ending the Abbasid Caliphate and the Islamic Golden Age?

    Hagia Sophia
    • Crusaders
    • The Rus
    • Mongols
    • Ottomans
  • In 1945 Allied forces controversially bombed which European city resulting in a firestorm and the deaths of 22,000 people?

    Bombing of Dresden
    • Rome
    • Berlin
    • Munich
    • Dresden
  • Who took the starring role in the original 1931 Dracula film?

    • Boris Karloff

      Boris Karloff

    • Bela Lugosi

      Bela Lugosi

    • Christopher Lee

      Christopher Lee

    • Gary Oldman

      Gary Oldman

  • Who was Jayne Torvill's ice dancing partner with whom she won an Olympic Gold medal in 1984?

    Olympics
    • Christopher Dean
    • Scott Hamilton
    • Charlie White
    • Brian Boitano
  • Which city condemned the philosopher Socrates to death in 399 BC?

    Parthenon
    • Jersusalem
    • Rome
    • Athens
    • Sparta
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