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: Which year did The Shadows top the charts in U.K. with Apache?

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Apache is recorded by the Shadows and topped the UK Singles Chart for five weeks in 1960. In United States, Jørgen Ingmann peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 with the same tune.

# 2: This is the intro to which song by the Rolling Stones?

Out of Time was first released on Stones' 1966 album Aftermath (UK version). A shorter alternative mix was released in the US in 1967 on the album Flowers. A third version was released on the 1975 compilation album Metamorphosis.

# 3: Can you name the band these lyrics: I was feeling kinda seasick / But the crowd called out for more?

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We skipped the light fandango
turned cartwheels 'cross the floor
I was feeling kinda seasick
but the crowd called out for more
The room was humming harder
as the ceiling flew away


A Whiter Shade of Pale by Procol Harum.

# 4: Which year did Frank Ifield top the charts in U.K. with I Remember You?

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I Remember You was published in 1941. The music was written by Victor Schertzinger and the lyrics by Johnny Mercer. It is said that Mercer wrote the song for Judy Garland. Frank Ifield recorded the song in 1962 and his version peaked at No. 1 on the UK Singles Chart for seven weeks in the summer of 1962.

# 5: 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.

# 6: What is the original title of the Moody Blues debut album from 1965?

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The Magnificent Moodies is the 1965 debut album by The Moody Blues. For the US release, the album was renamed to Go Now - The Moody Blues #1. In 1970, the album was re-released in US as In The Beginning. The original album did not chart in UK or US.

# 7: The lyrics Still a man hears what he wants to hear – and disregards the rest were made famous by:

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The song The Boxer by Simon and Garfunkel starts:
I am just a poor boy
Though my story's seldom told
I have squandered my resistance
For a pocket full of mumbles, such are promises
All lies and jests
Still a man hears what he wants to hear
And disregards the rest.

# 8: Which band had a hit with Bus Stop in 1966?

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Bus Stop is recorded by the British pop band The Hollies in 1966. It reached No. 5 in the UK Singles Chart and No. 5 on the Billboard charts in September 1966.

# 9: This album was recorded by which band?

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Odessey and Oracle is the second studio album by The Zombies. Recorded in 1967 and released on 19 April 1968. The misspelling of odyssey in the title was the result of a mistake by the designer of the LP cover. The album features Time of the Season, which became the Zombies' greatest hit.

# 10: Disney’s One Hundred and One Dalmatians premiered what year?

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One Hundred and One Dalmatians, often abbreviated as 101 Dalmatians, is a 1961 film produced by Walt Disney. It was released in US January 25, 1961.

The story is based on the novel by Dodie Smith.

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