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Untitled Document 1995 Actor Christopher Reeve (Superman) is paralyzed after an accident during an equestrian event in Charlottesville, VA
1994 Nobel Prize-winner Alexander Solzhenitsyn returns to Russia, ending two decades of exile
1994 Alexander Solzhenitsyn returned to Russia after 20 years in exile
1991 Austrian Boeing 767-300 explodes at Bangkok, 223 die
1985 Britain agrees to return Hong Kong to China in 1997
1981 Liverpool wins 26th Europe Cup 1 at Paris France
1979 Pope John Paul ordains John J O'Conner as a bishop
1975 Worst motor vehicle disaster in UK; bus full of elderly women plunges from Dibble's Bridge Yorkshire, killing 38
1971 23rd Walker Cup: Great Britain/Ireland 13-United States 11
1970 British expedition climbs south face of Annapurna I
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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.
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The most poisonous fish in the world is the Stonefish.They are found in the coastal regions of Indo-Pacific oceans and get their name from being able to camouflage and transform themselves to a gray and mottled colour as similar to the colour of a stone

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Untitled Document 1967 Paul Gascoigne
1965 Pat Cash
1943 Cilla Black
1939 Don Williams
1923 Henry Kissinger
1922 Christopher Lee
1894 Dashiell Hammett
1878 Isadora Duncan
1837 'Wild Bill' Hickok

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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.
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