Welcome to the ‘Wide Bay Today’ ‘Classic Calendar Quizzes with Billy Healy,
for Monday March 12th, 2018!
All the answers after 9am today, on ‘Wide Bay Today’.
On this date in 1974 Aussie Rugby League player Steve Price was born where here in Queensland? He became the captain of The New Zealand Warriors in what year? He also played for the ‘Canterbury Bulldogs’ in there premiership win in what year? On this date in 1948 US singer songwriter James Taylor was born where in the USA?
On this date in what year of the Forties was Aussie stage producer , and son of the late Boxing Tent promoter Jimmy Sharman , Jim Sharman was born in Sydney, NSW? He is 73 today. On this date in what year of the Seventies was John Lennon’s first solo single ‘Power to The People’ released? On this date in what year of The Sixties did Linda Eastman marry Paul McCartney? Did John, George, or Ringo attend?
On this date in 1995 Melinda Gainsford became the first Aussie to win gold in a World Athletics Sprint Championship in over 30-years when she took out which event? On this date in 1967 ‘The Seekers’ performed at Melbourne Myer Music Bowl to a record crowd of around how many fans? It remains, to this day, the biggest concert ever staged here in Australia.