Untitled Document1989Buck Helm found alive after being buried 4 days, in SF earthquake
1976American Saul Bellow wins Nobel Prize for Literature
1975Venera 9, first craft to orbit the planet Venus launched
1970Caledonian Airways takes over British United Airways
1970777 Unification church couples wed in Korea
1969Jack Kerouac, novelist, dies.
1969Bloodless coup in Somalia (National Day)
1966144 die as a coal waste landslide engulfs a school in S Wales
1962The 1962 Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) closes.
1959The Guggenheim Museum is dedicated in New York City.
This section provides quick links to high-quality quiz reference material ideal for the serious quizzer who likes to revise lists, facts and curious information which often crops up in pub quizzes. *Please note work is still ongoing with this section and is not complete.
On the way to becoming an Egghead there are certain questions you simply must be able to answer. Follow the links opposite to questions which should guide you along the path to becoming an EGGHEAD.
One key element to Egghead attainment is the ability to remember lists of facts even on subjects which you have no interest in. Often gameshow or quiz league questions do not go into great detail so knowing these basic quiz lists is a huge help. Use the lists above as quick learning aids.