More 1960s Trivia Quiz Questions

More British Trivia Quiz Questions

More British Trivia Quiz Questions

Take another quiz with trivia questions about music, film, sports, events and TV in the 1960s.

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# 1: What was the name of the first film The Beatles made?

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A Hard Day's Night is a 1964 British film directed by Richard Lester. The film portrays several days in the lives of the Beatles. Lester is also known for his work on the Superman film series in the 1980s.

A Hard Day's Night stars John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. Wilfrid Brambell plays the role as John McCartney, Paul McCartney's Grandfather. Pattie Boyd, Prudence Bury, and Phil Collins appear in uncredited roles.

# 2: Which band had a hit with Bits and Pieces in 1964?

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Bits and Pieces is a 1964 hit by The Dave Clark Five. The single reached number two in the UK and number four in the US.

# 3: This hit song is recorded by:

Tired of Waiting for You is a 1965 hit by the Kinks. It topped the charts in U.K. and peaked at No. 6 on Billboard Hot 100.

# 4: This intro is recorded by:

This is the Bobby Goldsboro version of Honey. Honey is written by Bobby Russell. He first produced it with former Kingston Trio member Bob Shane. Then he gave it to American singer Bobby Goldsboro, who recorded it for his 1968 album of the same name.

# 5: The lines Looks like nothin’s gonna change / Everything seems to stay the same are from which song?

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(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay is a song co-written by soul singer Otis Redding and guitarist Steve Cropper. It was recorded by Redding twice in 1967, including once just days before his death in a plane crash.

# 6: Which year did Eden Kane top the charts in U.K. with Well I Ask You?

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Well I Ask You is a recorded by Eden Kane (a pseudonym for Richard Sarstedt). It topped the charts in U.K. in 1961 (one week).

# 7: This is a 1967 hit by:

This Is My Song is a song written by Charlie Chaplin in 1966 and performed by Petula Clark.

# 8: The lyrics That when I tell you that I love you, oh / You’re gonna say you love me too, oh are from which Beatles song?

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The line is from I Should Have Known Better, 1964. It was included in the film and album A Hard Day's Night.

# 9: Audrey Hepburn has a leading role in three of these movies. In which one does she NOT appear?

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Bus Stop is a 1956 American film directed by Joshua Logan and with Marilyn Monroe as the leading star. She was nominated for an Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Comedy or Musical).

In My Fair Lady, Audrey Hepburn plays Eliza Doolittle against Rex Harrison as Professor Henry Higgins. The film won 8 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor. Audrey Hepburn was not nominated for an Award.

In Wait Until Dark (1967), a thriller film directed by Terence Young, Audrey Hepburn plays a young blind woman. She got nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress, but the Award was won by Katharine Hepburn.

In The Nun's Story, Hepburn plays Sister Luke (Gabrielle Van Der Mal). The film was nominated for several Academy Awards including Best Actress in a Leading Role (Audrey Hepburn). This time Hepburn was defeated by Simone Signoret, who won the Award for her role in Room at the Top.

# 10: Listen to the clip. This is a recording by:

Baby I'm Yours was a 1965 hit for Barbara Lewis in United States. Peter and Gordon made this cover version, which peaked at No. 19 in Britain.

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