Your ‘Wide Bay Today Classic Calendars & Quizzes’ for Thursday October 4th, 2018.
All the answers after 9am on today’s show.
On this date in 2015 the North Queensland Cowboys won the NRL Trophy when they beat what team 17 – 16 with a Golden Point scored by their captain Johnathan Thurston? It was the first ever All Queensland NRL Final. On this date in 1957 the world’s first satellite ‘Sputnik 1’ was launched by whom? On this date in 1980 what US singer collapsed on stage from exhaustion and did not perform for another 15-years?
On this date in 1957 Ansett- ANA was formed here in Australia when Australian National Airways was taken over by what company? On this date in 1962 ‘The Saint’ starring who debuted on UK television? On this date in 1970 US singer Janis Joplin died from a drug overdose in a Hollywood hotel. She was how old? On this date in 1959 1959 UK musician Chris Lowe was born in Blackpool, England. He is a member of what UK band?
On this date in 1998 Ian Healy broke the world record for the number of dismissals by a wicket keeper with what number wicket in a match with Pakistan? On this date in 1937 English writer and younger sister of actress Joan Collins was born in London, England. She died aged 77 in what year? On this date in 1946 what Aussie singer/songwriter was born in New Zealand?