History Quiz / The UK in the 20th Century: 1933

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Can you name the notable people, places and events of the United Kingdom in 1933?

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The iconic London Underground diagram, designed by this man, is introduced to the public.January
This comedian and gamehow host, known as the host of the first British version of The Price Is Right from 1984-1988, as well as the first 3 series of Stars in Their Eyes, is born6th February
This actor, renowned for his distinctove Cockney accent, and for roles in films such as The Italian Job, Get Carter and Alfie, is born.14th March
This cricketer scores a record 336 runs against New Zealand.28th March
The Marquess of Douglas and Clydesdale leada an expedition to be the first to fly an aircraft over this mountain.3rd April
The first air service internal to Scotland, from Campbeltown to this town, west of Glasgow, starts up.30th April
This mythical creature has its first modern sighting.2nd May
Ramsey MacDonald arrives back in the UK after talks with this US president on the global economic situation.3rd May
This actress, well known for the role of Alexis Carrington Colby in Dynasty, is born.23rd May
Britain, France, Italy and this fourth European country sign the Four-Power Pact, ostensibly as a better means of international security.15th July
This future Prime Minister makes his first public speech, warning against the dangers of German rearmament.12th August
Charles Laughton recieves this award for the title role in The Private Life of Henry VIII, making it the first British film to win such an award.17th August
These gangster twins, the foremost perpetrators of organised crime in London during the 1950s and 1960s, are born.24th October
This British dominion, now a Canadian province, returns to Crown Colony status after financial collapse.21st December
This London power station first generates electricity.Undated

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