Untitled Document1989Voyager 2 begins a flyby of the planet Neptune
1988Cease fire between Iran and Iraq takes effect after 8 years of war
1986Lake Nios Volcanic eruption in Cameroon releases poison gas, killing 1,746
1982Benigno S Aquino Jr (Philippines opposition leader) killed in Manila
1968Prague Spring - Dozens killed in soviet clampdown.
1959Hawaii becomes 50th US state
1944Dumbarton Oaks conference opens in Washington DC establishing UN
1841John Hampson patents venetian blind
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.