Quiz 030: Famous People Quiz 01

Questions

01.)Who discover the tomb of King Tutankhaman in 1922?

02.)He was American clergyman, activist and prominent leader in the African American civil rights movement who won the Nobel Prize in 1964 at the age of 35. Who was this well known advocate of racial equality and non-violence?

03.) Who was the first African Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, who received the Prize in 1960?

04.) In 1961, the chartered UN plane carrying the then UN Secretary General crashed in the African bush during a peace mission to Congo, killing all 15 persons aboard. The accident remained one of the Cold War’s great unsolved mysteries.Name the Swedish diplomat, economist, and author who thus perished, the only UN chief to die on the job?

05.) Who is the founder of Scout Movement?

06.)Name the French sculptor who designed The Statue Of Liberty ?

07.)He is most known for the discoveries of the wrecks of the RMS Titanic in 1985, the battleship Bismarck in 1989, and the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown in 1998.Who is this professor of oceanography?

08.)Who were the first to complete a non-stop balloon flight around the globe, in a balloon named Breitling Orbiter 3?

09.)The first Director General of IMF was a national of Belgium, who served as Managing Director from May 1946 to May 1951. Who was he?

10.)He was an American merchant, statesman, and prominent Patriot of the American Revolution. He served as president of the Second Continental Congress and was the first and third Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He is remembered for his large and stylish signature on the United States Declaration of Independence.Name him?

Answers

01.) Howard Carter

02.) Martin Luther King, Jr.

03.) Albert John Lutuli

04.) Dag Carl Hammarskjold

05.) Robert Baden-Powell

06.) Frederic Auguste Bartholdi

07.) Robert Ballard

08.) Bertrand Piccard & Brian Jones

09.) Camille Gutt

10.) John Hankcock

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