Amberley

Gloucestershire

Jubilee Quiz

Here are the answers to the Jubilee quiz:

 

In what year...

 

 

did Winston Churchill die?
did the first man go into space?
was the Winter of Discontent?
was Prince Andrew born?
did man first set foot on the moon?
was colour television first seen in the UK?
did Sandie Shaw win the Eurovision Song Contest with Puppet on a String?
did the Falklands War start?
was Margaret Thatcher ousted?
did Princess Anne get married to Capt Mark Phillips?
was the World Wide Web invented?
did Tokyo host the Olympics?
did Rhodesia declare UDI?
was Nelson Mandela freed?
did Harold Wilson become Prime Minister?
was the Royal Yacht Britannia decommissioned?
was Prince Charles invested as Prince of Wales?
did Hong Kong revert to China?
was oil discovered in the North Sea?
did the Beatles release Please Please Me?
did Queen Elizabeth celebrate her 80th birthday?
did Prince Edward get married?
was decimal currency introduced?
was the fire at Windsor Castle?
did Edmund Hillary climb Everest?
did England win the World Cup against Germany
did Prince Charles marry Camilla Parker Bowles?
was the Poll tax introduced?

 

did the Queen Mother celebrate her 100th birthday?
did Britain join the European Community?

1965
1961 (Yuri Gagarin)
1978/9 (either)
1960
1969
1967
1967

 

1982
1990
1973

 

1990
1964 or 1940
1965
1990
1964 or 1974
1997
1969
1997
1965
1963
2006
1999
1971
1992
1953
1966
2005
Scotland 1989, or England and Wales 1990
2000

 

1973