Famous people questions This is a list of recently added questions about famous people. Play famous people quiz and see all the questions. Which prizes were awarded to George Bernard Shaw?Oscar and Nobel Prize. He was the first person to be awarded both Nobel Prize and Oscar. He got Nobel Prize in Literature of 1925. Despite his disdain for Hollywood Shaw won Oscar for best written screenplay in 1938.Created by: smyruvery hard 31% Pulitzer and Nobel PrizePulitzer and Nobel Prize1104Nobel Prize and Order of the SmileNobel Prize and Order of the Smile472Nobel Prize and Rugby World CupNobel Prize and Rugby World Cup317Oscar and Nobel PrizeOscar and Nobel Prize859Nobel prize riddles » How many different drugs and medicines were taken by Adolf Hitler during the Second World War?More than 70. Hitler in the last years of his life was taking a lot of different medicines which were prescribed by his personal doctor Theodor Morell. He regularly took methamphetamine (since 1942 he was addicted to it), and also substances containing barbiturates, opiates and cocaine. Albert Speer claimed that Hitler's obstinate resistance to retreat from the front was caused by drugs influence.Created by: Inesaverage 61% 441311414477more than 70more than 702309he did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisonedhe did not take at all as he was afraid of being poisoned818history riddles » In how many coffins was Napoléon Bonaparte buried?6. In 1840 Napoléon Bonaparte was buried under the Dôme des Invalides- large church in Paris. The sarcophagus was put up on a green granite pedestal and contains a nest of six coffins: one made of soft iron, another of mahogany, two others of lead, one of ebony and finally the last one of oak.Created by: jonanionhard 51% 1138833102544405661911death riddles » How many paintings did Vincent van Gogh sell?1. During whole his life, Vincent van Gogh sold only one painting, moreover to his brother: "The Red Vineyards near Arles" for 400 francs.Created by: Marta_Smolarekaverage 64% Over 1000Over 1000603About 100About 100843771192114845painters riddles » Of what descent was the Bonaparte house?Italian. Napoleon Bonaparte was born as Napoleone di Buonaparte on the island of Corsica. He was derived from an italian aristocratic family. His ancestor, Francesco Buonaparte, moved from Liguria to Corsica, which was at the time a part of the Republic of Genoa, in the 16th century.Created by: naypaxaverage 63% ItalianItalian3344BurgundianBurgundian809CatalonianCatalonian836North-AfricanNorth-African273history of France riddles » What is Bono's (of U2) given name?Paul Hewson. Paul David Hewson was born in 1960 in Dublin. His father was a Roman Catholic, and his mother - Anglican.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% Scott PhillipsScott Phillips704Paul HewsonPaul Hewson1961Dave Parsons Dave Parsons 1076Adam ClaytonAdam Clayton814Ireland riddles » How did Kurt Cobain die?He committed suicide. During the last years of his life, Cobain struggled with heroin addiction and depression. On April 8, 1994, he was found dead in his home in Seattle, with self-inflicted shotgun wound to the head.Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykeasy 73% he was murderedhe was murdered275he committed suicidehe committed suicide7931he overdosed heroinehe overdosed heroine2311he died in a car accidenthe died in a car accident281artists riddles » What religion was US President John F. Kennedy?Roman Catholic. JFK was the first, and only so far, Catholic president of the United States.Created by: Krzysztof Moskalhard 58% LutheranLutheran1235BaptistBaptist1180Roman CatholicRoman Catholic4474MormonMormon754presidents of the United States riddles » Who was the first winner of the Nobel Prize in physics?Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen. The first Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded in 1901 to Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, of Germany "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by the discovery of the remarkable rays subsequently named after him"Created by: Krzysztof Moskalaverage 63% Wilhelm Conrad RöntgenWilhelm Conrad Röntgen2437Marie CurieMarie Curie506Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard420Karl Ferdinand BraunKarl Ferdinand Braun479scientists riddles » What did Niki Lauda after the end of a career in F-1?He ran his own airline. Austrian Lauda Air is a charter airline based in Vienna, which was founded by Niki Lauda. In 1999 he sold his shares in Austrian Airlines. At the end of 2003 he launched a second, competitive airline Niki.Created by: Krzysztof Moskaleasy 71% coached extreme sportscoached extreme sports795He ran his own airlineHe ran his own airline6969He was in space as astronautHe was in space as astronaut773He bought and ran a football teamHe bought and ran a football team1196Austria riddles » Play famous people quiz and see all the questions.