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who what where when? | WHO was the UN official who won the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize? | WHAT is a maxixe? | WHERE was Manuel Luis Quezon de Molina the President from 1935-44? | WHEN was the jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins born? remember when... The following events all occurred in a year in living memory. Can you guess the year? 1. Charlie Chaplin was knighted 2. 10cc had a UK No1 hit with I'm Not In Love 3. Oscar-winning One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest was released 4. Actress Angelina Jolie was born impossipuzzles "You wrote a number on the margin here," Martha told her husband. "Do you want to keep it?" Jack shook his head. "It's the serial number of my new watch but now I've got a trick in case I forget it," he replied. "It's the smallest number that gives all ones when you multiply it by 13."

What was the number? wordwise The word may sound familiar, but what does it mean? BABOUCHE A Oriental heelless slipper B Berry-like C In the fashion who am I? A jazz singer, I was born in 1983. I was allegedly expelled from the Sylvia Young Stage School in my teens and learned to play the piano while attending an all-girls school. In 2004, my debut album Frank was nominated for a Brit Award and short-listed for the Mercury Music Prize. I died of alcohol poisoning in 2011.

10 Questions 1 In 1815 Charles Thorp set up what is thought to be the first savings bank in England. In which North East town did he do so? 2 Which American president was assassinated on this day in 1901? 3 Which writer, best known as the author of children's books, wrote the screenplay for the 1967 James Bond film You Only Live Twice? 4 The Chrysler Building is in which city? 5 Which British actor has played villains in films in the Jason Bourne and X-Men franchises? 6 Created in 1936, what snack was originally (and rather optimistically) described as "energy balls" aimed at slimming women? 7 Which Northumberland village with a difficult-to-pronounce name is known as the "village of the owls"? 8 Which former music star, who celebrates his 58th birthday today, fronted the band Bad Manners and took his stage name from a character in a Beatles film? 9 Sex and the City star Sarah Jessica Parker is married to which actor? 10 "I wouldn't put it past God to arrange a virgin birth if he wanted to, but I very much doubt that he would," said which former Bishop of Durham, whose death was announced on Sunday? answers Jenkins David Dr 10 Broderick; Matthew 9 Bloodvessel; Buster 8 Ulgham; 7 Maltesers; 6 Cox; Brian 5 York; New 4 Dahl; Roald 3 McKinley; William 2 Ryton; 1 questions: 10 I: AM WHO Winehouse Amy wordwise: Aimpossipuzzles: 8547.

WHEN: REMEMBER 1975 WHEN: WHERE WHAT WHO 1930.Philippines; dance; Brazilian ABunche; Ralph

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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Journal (Newcastle, England)
Date:Sep 6, 2016
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