Quiz Number 167

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  1. Which is the longest river in Asia?
  2. In "Wuthering Heights" what is the surname of Cathy?
  3. The Harrison Salisbury book "The 900 Days" is an account of the Nazi blockade of which Soviet city?
  4. What was the name of the FBI agent played by Jodie Foster in the movie "The Silence of the Lambs"?
  5. Which songs with "Leg" in the title were UK top twenty hits for the following artists,[a] ZZ Top (1985), [b] Mungo Jerry (1974), [c] Rod Stewart (1978), [d] Monks (1979) and Andy Fairweather-Low (1975)?
  6. Which Arizona town was the scene of the Gunfight at the OK Corral?
  7. Of which British island is Portree the largest town and capital?
  8. Who was the first British female athlete to win an Olympic gold medal in a track or field event?
  9. What objects do the following collect,[a] Tegestologists, [b]Cartophilists, [c] Deltiologists, [d] Bibliophiles and [e] Discophiles?
  10. Who in 1906 became the first leader of the Parliamentary Labour Party in the UK?
  11. Name the two English actors who have played James Bond in an official movie?
  12. Which river forms the border between Texas and Mexico?
  13. Which mammal can survive longer without drinking than a camel?
  14. In which plays by William Shakespeare do the following characters appear, [a] Regan, [b] Puck, [c] Malcolm, [d] Iago and [e] Portia?
  15. Which children's comic featured the Bash Street Kids?
  16. What stretch of water connects the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara?
  17. Who played Sir Winston Churchill in the Netflix series "The Crown"?
  18. Which is the only New York borough that is not on an island?
  19. What Imperial measure was made up of 112 lbs?
  20. Which film director/actor was the Duchess of Sussex's first husband?
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