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The oldest annual film festival in the world started in 1932 in what city?
Which actor, famous for appearing in “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” and “Phantom of the Opera” was known as “The Man of a Thousand Faces”?
Which famous performer fell from the stage during the 2015 Brit Awards?
Which member of the Rolling Stones played Captain Jack Sparrow's father, Captain Teauge, in the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' films?
What was the NASA spacecraft that made a historic flyby of Pluto in 2015?
What country was formerly known as Ceylon?
What type of monkey is the world’s largest?
The Indian film industry “Bollywood” is based in what city?
After a reign lasting 39 years, which monarch abdicated in 2014?
What nationality was Roald Amundsen, who led the first successful expedition to the South Pole in 1911?
A tablet with the inscription “July IV MDCCLXXVI” prominently features on which U.S. landmark?
'Now is the winter of our discontent,' is a line from which Shakespeare play?
In “Finding Nemo” and “Finding Dory,” what sort of fish is Dory?
In 2014, Satya Nadella became CEO of which company?
What device is attached to a fretted instrument to raise its pitch?
What was the Roman name for the province comprising of parts of Spain, and most of Portugal?
At the 1976 Montreal summer Olympics, Caitlyn (then Bruce) Jenner won a gold medal in what?
Published in May 1888, who wrote “The Happy Prince”?
Which legendary singer formed the band The Crickets?
In 1963, France became the first country to send what animal into space?
In what year was the 50-km English Channel tunnel opened?
What sports venue has upwards of 400,000 seats—the highest capacity of any sports venue in the world?
Angkor Wat is a famous temple complex in what country?
What was the name of the final Linkin Park album released in Chester Bennington’s lifetime?
In July 2017, which actress was announced as the first female lead in the long-running series “Doctor Who”?
Operation Car Wash is the name of an investigation probing widespread corruption in what country?
The first commercially available compact disc was released in 1982 in what country?
Which English biologist was known as “Darwin’s Bulldog” for fiercely defending Darwin’s Theory of Evolution?
Talia Shire, the actress who plays Adrian in the “Rocky” movies, is the sister of which famous director?
John Lennon was killed by Mark David Chapman on December 8, 1980 in what city?
How many 'main organs' make up the United Nations?
At what type of auction is the price gradually lowered until someone bids on it?
The five permanent members of the UN Security Council are the USA, the UK, China, Russia, and which other country?
Named because it was salty when its discoverer expected it to be freshwater, in what country is the Lake of Disappointment?
What’s the name of the 1964 Rene Magritte painting that features a man’s face completely obscured by an apple?
Which car company gets its name from the Japanese words for “three” and “diamond”?
What was the name of Times Square until 1904?
Which Shakespeare character gets frustrated with his mother and screams, “Frailty, thy name is woman!”?
Australian airline Qantas is named the Flying what?
Which actress made her Hollywood debut in the 1978 movie “Halloween”?
El Capitan, a granite formation approximately 3,000 feet tall, is in which national park?
Which body part is indicated by the prefix 'glosso-'?
Which U.S. city houses Hartsfield-Jackson airport, which has almost consistently been the world’s busiest airport by passenger volume each year since 1998?
What 1931 Herman Hupfeld song was famously used in the 1942 film “Casablanca”?
The two oldest amusement parks in the world, including the world-famous Tivoli, are based in what country?
At what point during a show or performance would an “entra’acte” be performed?
Cork used in wine stoppers is made from what type of tree?
Comprising about 65% of our total mass, what’s the most abundant element in the human body?
The Mediterranean island Corfu is part of which country?
“Colonel Tom Parker” was the manager of which famous musician?

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