Famous Britons Quiz

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She is the head of the United Kingdom at the moment.

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This is a great English playwright and poet, one of the most famous playwrights in the world. He created "The Taming of the Shrew" and "Romeo and Juliet".

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The English "Queen of Detectives". Her name is listed in the Guinness Book of Records and she is considered as the best-selling writer of detectives of all time.

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His real name is Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner. In 1980's he was a leader of a popular band "The Police".

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This is an English physicist, mathematician, mechanic and astronomer, one of the creators of classical physics. He is the author of the fundamental work "Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy".

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He is an English singer-songwriter and composer. He gained worldwide fame as the bass guitarist and singer for the rock band the Beatles. After the Beatles broke up in 1970, he joined the band Wings.

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This is a popular British actor, director, screenwriter, producer, writer and musician. He is famous for his roles in such films and serials as: "Blackadder", "A Bit of Fry & Laurie", "Dr House" etc. In 2011, he was added to the Guinness Book of Records as an actor, attracting the largest audience to TV screens.

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The first and the only woman who took the post of prime minister of a European state. She is also called the “Iron Lady” for criticizing the Soviet leadership.

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He was a naturalist and biologist known for his theory of evolution and the process of natural selection. In 1859 he published his landmark book, On the Origin of Species.

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A Scottish national poet and lyricist. His birthday is still being celebrated on the 25th of January all over the world.

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