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  1. 3. In the year Dan is born, what other endearing lump makes his (television) debut?
  2. 7. 1956: Which Nobel prize was not awarded this year?
  3. 9. Royale The first James Bond novel, published in April 1953.
  4. 12. 1999: Jonathan Aitken is sentenced to 18 months prison for what crime?
  5. 13. What type of evening is mentioned in the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical that opened in April 1949?
  6. 16. As you turn six, women in which European country are finally granted the vote?
  7. 19. Which Afircan country gained independence from France in April 1960?
  8. 21. 1967:Sandie who won Eurovision for the UK the day after your birthday?
  9. 22. Bill Haley and the who started rocking around the clock in April 1954?
  10. 23. Where did the first CND march end in April of this year?
  11. 25. 1986: A tabloid newspaper launches called...
  12. 26. Of which country does Tito become lifetime president on your eighteenth birthday?
  13. 28. Who wins the world cup in 2010?
  14. 30. The discovery of which scrolls became widely known as you were turning two? Two words
  15. 32. Which band released their eponymous debut album in April 1964?
  16. 35. The Treaty of which American City, formally ends the war between the Allies and Japan in 1952? Two words
  17. 36. 2002: What process is a statue of Margrate Thatcher subjected to?
  18. 38. 1989: In which city is 'The Satanic Verses' famously burnt?
  19. 42. 1985: Michael Harrison is the first person to use WHAT in the UK? (2 words)
  20. 44. This political body, later led by Red Ken, came into its powers in April 1965. Three words.
  21. 48. 2001: What project opens in Austell?
  22. 49. In December 2014, Obama announces the US will resume normal relations with...
  23. 50. In March 2013, the new Pope is declared, and takes the name...
  24. 53. Which member of Abba shares the year and month of their birth with you?
  25. 54. Just over a month before Joe makes his first appearance, which infamous British band make their last?
  26. 56. 1987: What are now absent from Enid Blyton books?
  27. 57. What was the first name of the Canadian rocker who, in 1991, spent sixteen consecutive weeks at the top of the charts with his single '(Everything I do) I do it for you'?
  28. 58. Which canal was opened in the month of your twelfth birthday?
  29. 59. 1973: The Academy Awards declares this best picture
  30. 61. 1990: Famously tearful footballer
  31. 62. 1982.  The ZX [what?] computer is launched.
  32. 64. Three days before your brithday, Martin Luther King was shot dead in which town?
  33. 66. What wars began in 1977, and were controversially re-continued in 1999?
  34. 67. 2009 was the International Year of Natural Fibres.  What is dubbed 'the golden fibre'?
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  1. 1. Which comic, later read by Dan, is launched in the month of your fifth birthday?
  2. 2. What political part is formed in 1993?
  3. 4. 2000: Who returns to Chile?
  4. 5. 1971: Which European country released 261 political prisoners on your birthday?
  5. 6. 1984: Who stands fourth in line to the throne and is born this year?
  6. 8. What type of war ends between the UK and Iceland on 1st June 1976?
  7. 10. 1995: Which Jones gets a column in the Independent?
  8. 11. 1983: What hits a record high this year?
  9. 14. 1997: Which show celebrates its 2000th edition?
  10. 15. 1998: Which Powell dies?
  11. 16. 1994: Good Islington restaurant in which to cut deals.
  12. 17. What bird is diagnosed with avian flu in Scotland in 2006?
  13. 18. 1972: Mariner 9 sends pictures of what?
  14. 20. 2005: What Opera is broadcast by the BBC and attracts 45,000 complaints (2 words)
  15. 21. During the month of your first birthday, which country gained independence from France?
  16. 24. In 2012 the print edition of this publication is discontinued.
  17. 27. Ben joins the gang of four. Two days later another 'gang of four' set up what?
  18. 29. 1970: Which of the fab four announced he was leaving this month?
  19. 31. In the year Dan first goes to university, what government telephone service is unveiled?
  20. 33. 2007: Harry Potter and the Deathly WHAT?
  21. 34. Which member of the Freud family dies in 2011?
  22. 37. 2004: What is the first name of the British double Olympic Gold medallist?
  23. 39. What building society was nationalised in 2008?
  24. 40. Which organisation was established by the UN in April 1948? Two words
  25. 41. Left daily replacing the Worker had its first edition, 25 April 1966. Two words.
  26. 42. 1980: Yes WHAT? is broadcast.
  27. 43. Where did the USA attempt to invade Cuba in April 1961?
  28. 45. 1962: The last WHAT runs in London?
  29. 46. 2003: Which country sends its first citizen into space?
  30. 47. Which French president stood down on 28 April?
  31. 51. 1996: Which sheep makes headlines?
  32. 52. Which Italian town is associated with the saint whose purported prayer Thatcher quoted upon obtaining power?
  33. 55. 1988: Which book is finally allowed to be sold in Egnland, after having been smuggled in from Scotland and Australia?
  34. 60. What, according to the title of the album released by Tom Jones, in the year in which Tom Jones was born, don't leave like people do?
  35. 63. 1959: Cow & Gate merge with United dairies to form...
  36. 65. Which Prime Minister replaced Churchill in April 1955?