John Lennon released the best-selling single of his solo career in 1971, what was it?
- (Just Like) Starting Over
- Jealous Guy
Kenyan Wangari Maathai was the first African woman to do what in 2004?
- Win the Booker literary prize
- Be appointed head of the World Bank
- Win the Nobel Peace Prize
- Win an Academy Award
Which US president established the Office of Homeland Security in 2001?
George H. W. Bush
George W. Bush
Leif Ericson became the 1st European to do what this week in 1000 AD?
- Travel to China
- Sail around Cape Horn
- Reach the East Indies
- Reach North America
The tuxedo jacket is named after the venue it was first worn at - Tuxedo Park, New York?
The 1st Summer Olympic Games to be held in Latin America opened this week in which city?
- Buenos Aires
- Mexico City
- Rio de Janiero
What was US singer-songwriter Bob Dylan awarded in 2016?
- US Presidential Medal of Freedom
- Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
- Academy Award for Best Song
- Nobel Prize for Literature
What was established in Greenwich, London, in 1884?
- Royal Navy
- Universal time meridian of longitude
- The Victoria Cross
- Royal Obervatory
33 miners from what country survived a record 69 days underground this week in 2010?
The Day of Six Billion was declared October 12 in what year to mark the birth of the 6 billionth person?
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