Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" was published in which year?
This iconic transportation system started in 1863.
The London Underground
The Pony Express
This long-reigning queen was crowned in 1838.
Which fictional literary character first appeared in 1892?
On January 22, 1927, the BBC broadcasted live commentary for this sport for the first time.
The Battle of Britain took place in this year.
This comedy troupe's television show premiered in 1969.
Kids in the Hall
The Suez Crisis took place in this year.
This English rock band formed in 1962
This long-running and popular British soap opera first aired in BBC One in 1985.
The Battle of Agincourt took place on this named day.
St. Patrick's Day
St. Peter's Day
St. Albus' Day
St. Crispin's Day
This famous monarch took the throne in 1558.
"The Communist Manifesto" was published in this year.
The Falklands War took place in which year?
"London Calling" is an iconic album released in 1979 by which band?
Siouxsie and the Banshees
This supersonic jet first launched in 1969.
Winston Churchill became Prime Minister in which year?
In 1768, this famous publication first came to market.
Encyclopedia of Knowledge
The Battle of Culloden marked the end of the Jacobite rising in which year?
Historians believe this playwright was born around April 23, 1564.
James Watson and Francis Crick published a scientific discovery in 1953 related to...
This colony gained independence from Britain in 1947.
Britain established its first North American colony at Jamestown in which year?
The Battle of Waterloo took place June 18th, 1815 in which country?
Henry VIII married his second wife in 1533. Who was she?
Catherine of Aragon
Anne of Cleves
Geoffrey Chaucer published his most famous work in 1387. What is it?
The Winter's Tale
The Battle of Bosworth took place on August 22nd, 1485 and marked the end of which war?
Thirty Years War
War of the Roses
Hundred Years' War
English Civil War
Signaling the end of World War I, the Treaty of Versailles was signed in which year?
In which year was the Magna Carta issued?
"Brave New World" was first published in 1932. Who authored it?
Winston Churchill delivers his "Iron Curtain" speech on March 5th of this year.
J.R.R. Tolkien published this literary classic in 1937.
The Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Flies
In which year was Margaret Thatcher elected Prime Minister?
This classic punk rock album by the Sex Pistols was released in 1977.
Never Mind the Bollocks
God Save the Queen
Britain transferred control of this territory to China in 1997.
In which year did women receive the right to vote in Britain?
The RMS Titanic sank on April 15th of which year?
Which classic British sci-fi television series first aired in 1963?
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Outer Limits
The Twilight Zone
When was the first "Harry Potter" book published?
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