30 Facts that Start with 'U'

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Can you name the 30 answers (that all begin with 'U') to these questions?

Updated Jul 23, 2015

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What legendary animal resembles a horse with a single horn growing from its forehead?
Australian Shane Stedman is credited with inventing what sheepskin brand of boots?
'The Plough' or 'Big Dipper' is made up of seven stars from what constellation?
What James Joyce novel centres on a day in the life of Leopold Bloom?
What Billy Joel hit contains the lines 'And when she's walking. She's looking so fine'?
What word, describing a city environment, is also the name of eight Popes?
Salt Lake City, the only 3-word capital, is the capital of what U.S. state?
In what ABC comedy did America Ferrera play the title character?
What 2007 Rihanna song, featuring Jay-Z, topped the singles charts in the U.S. and U.K.?
'The Simpsons' began as a cartoon short on which comedienne's TV show?
What name is given to the thinner and longer of the two bones in the forearm?
What name is given to an official in the sports of cricket or baseball?
What Germanic mark, consisting of two dots, modifies a vowel sound such as in ä, ö, or ü?
Which U.S. novelist wrote 'Witches of Eastwick' and novels about 'Rabbit' Angstrom?
Bono and the Edge are both members of what Irish rock group?
What object did William Herschel discover on March 13, 1781?
Which 'American Idol' winner released her debut album 'Some Hearts' in 2005?
What is the Aboriginal name for Ayers Rock in the middle of Australia?
In 1930, what country both hosted and won the first FIFA World Cup?
In what female organ are offspring conceived and develop before they are born?
From 1971 to 1979, Idi Amin was President of what country?
What musical instrument gets its name from the Hawaiian for 'jumping flea'?
What type of light, found in sunlight, has a wavelength shorter than visible light but longer than X-rays?
Pakistan has two official languages: English and which other?
What organ, that features at least two mammary glands, is essential at a dairy?
What word for a paradise-like society was coined by Sir Thomas More in a 1516 book?
What does the letter 'U' stand for in the abbreviation U.F.O.?
'8701' and 'Confessions' are albums by which contemporary R&B singer/songwriter?
For what 1992 film did Clint Eastwood receive his first 'Best Director' Oscar?
What mountain range forms the traditional boundary between Europe and Asia?

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