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Released in September of 1972, this redhead's second album release was titled "Give It Up".
a. Faye Hamlin
c. Bonnie Raitt
d. Laurence Jalbert
Bonnie Raitt - The album reached position 138 on the US Billboard chart.
Name Santa's red nosed reindeer.
Rudolph - Santa's reindeer are Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen and Rudolph
the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
Which artist released an album and song entitled "Red" in 2012?
a. Katy Perry
b. Selena Gomez
c. Taylor Swift
d. Miley Cyrus
Taylor Swift - Red is Taylor Swift's fourth studio album.
Directed by Robert Schwentke, the 2010 movie "Red" featured Bruce Willis playing the role of
a. Marvin Boggs
b. Joe Matheson
c. William Cooper
d. Frank Moses
Frank Moses - Red was an abbreviation for Retired, Extremely Dangerous.
Released on the 1986 album "Into the Light," who recorded the hit song "Lady in Red"?
a. David Essex
b. Albert Hammond
c. Chris de Burgh
d. Rod Stewart
Chris de Burgh - A massive hit across the world, Lady in Red is de Burgh's best-selling single.
Which of the following prime ministers of the United Kingdom had red hair?
a. Neville Chamberlain
b. Clement Attlee
c. Harold Wilson
d. Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill - Winston was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again
from 1951 to 1955.
Directed by Lewis Teague, which of the following is the correct title to the 1979 film
starring Pamela Sue Martin and Robert Conrad?
a. The Red-Haired Girl
b. Beauty in Red
c. The Lady in Red
d. The Woman in Red
The Lady in Red - The Lady in Red is a gangster film about Dillinger and his last girl.
Which of the following types of apples is predominantly red in color?
a. Newtown Pippin
b. Golden Delicious
c. Granny Smith
Annurca - The Annurca apple is native to Southern Italy.
This superhero wears a red cape.
Superman - Superman wears a blue costume bearing a red-and-yellow 'S' patch and a red cape.
One of the following gemstones is red in color. Which one?
Garnet - The word garnet comes from the 14th-century Middle English word gernet, meaning 'dark red'.
Released in 1962, "Roses Are Red (My Love)" was this singer's first hit.
a. Bobby Vee
b. Bobby Vinton
c. Bobby Darin
d. Neil Sedaka
Bobby Vinton - Billboard ranked Roses Are Red (My Love) as the number four song of 1962.
Which planet is often referred to as the "Red Planet"?
Mars - The iron oxide prevalent on Mar's surface gives it a reddish appearance.
A blues standard written by Willie Dixon, this song about a little animal was first recorded
in 1961 by Howlin' Wolf.
a. Little Red Lobster
b. Little Red Hen
c. Little Red Riding Hood
d. Little Red Rooster
Little Red Rooster - The Rolling Stones recorded a cover of the song in 1964.
Which of the following elements is red in color?
Bromine - Bromine's symbol is Br and its atomic number is 35.
Which Canadian candy company's advertising jingle asked "Do you eat the red ones last"?
a. Gummi Worms
d. Reese's Pieces
Smarties - When you eat your Smarties, do you eat the red ones last? Do you suck them very slowly, or
crunch them very fast?
The European fairy tale "Little Red Riding Hood" is about a young girl and a...?
a. Big Bad Dog
b. Big Bad Fox
c. Big Bad Cat
d. Big Bad Wolf
Big Bad Wolf - Little Red Riding Hood was first published by Charles Perrault.
Name the lead singer for the group "Simply Red".
a. Ali Campbell
b. Ian McLagan
c. Andy Wright
d. Mick Hucknall
Mick Hucknall - Mick Hucknall started his singing career as the lead singer of the punk rock band the
Which of the following songs, that have the word "red" in their title, was recorded by the
Canadian band "Rush"?
a. Red Barchetta
b. Red Dirt Girl
c. Red Rubber Ball
d. Red Red Wine
Red Barchetta - Red Barchetta is from Rush's 1981 studio album Moving Pictures.
Released in 1984, the film "The Woman in Red" starred Kelly Le Brock, Gilda Radner and which
of the following American actors?
a. Peter Boyle
b. Gene Wilder
c. Jack Albertson
d. Gene Hackman
Gene Wilder - Wilder's first film role saw him portraying a hostage in the 1967 motion picture Bonnie
This explorer and first European to discover Canada was the son of Erik the Red.
a. Leif Erikson
b. Ferdinand Magellan
c. Francis Drake
d. Christopher Columbus
Leif Erikson - Leif Erikson was the founder of the first Norse settlement in Greenland.
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