Credo Reference Friday Brainteaser – Celebrity Births

This week we challenge you to guess the year when certain well-known people were born. All you have to do is to pick the correct year from three options.

1. Daniel Radcliffe, star of Harry Potter films: 1979, 1984 or 1989?

2. Jennifer Aniston, actress: 1969, 1979 or 1989?

3. Britney Spears, US pop singer: 1971, 1981 or 1991?

4. William Shakespeare, English dramatist: 1544, 1564 or 1584?

5. Bill Clinton, 42nd president of the United States: 1946, 1956 or 1966?

6. Jane Fonda, US film actress: 1937, 1947 or 1957?

7. Fridtjof Nansen, Norwegian arctic explorer: 1861, 1871 or 1881?

8. Colin Firth, English stage and screen actor: 1950, 1960 or 1970?

9. Stirling Moss, racing driver: 1929, 1939 or 1949?

10. Sigmund Freud, founder of psychoanalysis: 1846, 1856 or 1866?

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How did you do?

0 – 1 Mmmm, not exactly brilliant.
2 – 5 A reasonable stab.
6 – 8 A good showing. But there’s still room for improvement!
9 – 10 You really know your stuff. Well done!

Questions set by Tony Augarde (www.augardebooks.co.uk)



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