Which famous American car manufacturer was founded by William C. Durant, in Flint, Michigan in 1908?
- General Motors
- Ford Motor Company
Who directed the documentary film "Roger & Me" winner of the top prize at the Toronto Film Festival in 1989?
What film, based on the Tennessee Williams play, made Marlon Brando a star on its release in 1951?
- On the Waterfront
- A Streetcar Named Desire
- Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
- The Wild One
In 1893, which country was the 1st in the world to grant women the vote?
- New Zealand
How many people were hanged during the Salem witch trials in Massachusetts?
Which city suffered a devastating fire this week in 1812?
- San Francisco
What English monument did Cecil Chubb buy for £6,600 in 1915?
- London Bridge
- Leeds Castle
- Skara Brae
A DNA study in 2016 found which civilization the oldest known on earth?
- Kenyan Masai
- Alaskan Eskimo–Aleut
- North African Berbers
- Australian Aborginals
Which song, which went to No. 1 on the Billboard charts this week in 1960, started a world-wide dance craze?
- The Lambeth Walk
- The Twist
- The Funky Chicken
The surrender of Pope Pius IX in 1870 finally unified Italy and ended the independence of the Papal States after how many years?
- 503 years
- 746 years
- 983 years
- 1,116 years
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