Who printed and published the 1st known book in English this week in 1477?
- William Blake
- William Caxton
- Johannes Gutenberg
- Thomas Malory
Who did President Thomas Jefferson commission to lead the 1st European expedition to explore the American west and the Pacific coast?
- Lewis and Clarke
- Burke and Willis
- John C. Frémont
- Henry Morton Stanley
Who is this world leader who became the 1st woman to lead an African country in 2005?
- Wangari Maathai
- Gisèle Rabesahala
- Huda Shaarawi
- Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Dutch explorer Abel Tasman discovered Van Diemen's Land this week in 1642, what is it now called?
- New Zealand
Which US President gave the Gettysburg address that begins with "Four score and seven years ago...?
What is the name of the 1983 TV film about the effects of nuclear war, watched by 100 million?
- The Day After
- The Day After Tomorrow
- The China Syndrome
- The Chain Reaction
Which famous footballer scored his 1,000th goal in 1969?
Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" published in 1859, was based on findings from what ship's voyage?
- Dawn Treader
In 2017 which world leader resigned after 37 years in power?
Rock band Pink Floyd released which concept album in 1979, featuring the lead vocals of Roger Waters?
- Dark Side of the Moon
- The Wall
- Band on the Run
- Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
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