Sign up to see all responses!
Create a Free ID instantly to see all recent responses, post your own
follow-ups or questions, and access over 1,000,000 trivia questions!
Other Similar Questions & Answers
Britain adopted the Gregorian Calendar on Thursday, 14 September 1752 and New Year's Day changed from March 25 to January 1 in 1752. Was the previous leap year four years before, i.e. 1747 (old Style)= 1748 New Style or 1748 (Old style)= 1749 New Style?
Strangely enough, while doing a little research on traditional arts and crafts in the Low Countries, I discovered that a well-known airline once made a nod to a certain decorative style of the 16th to the 18th centuries and partly inspired by Asia. What am I talking about, and can you offer me an illustration of the airline's homage to that style?
Why is it so, in Britain, that the wife of a male monarch, e.g. the Queen Mother, takes on her husband's rank and style upon marrying, becoming Queen, while the husband of a female monarch, e.g. Prince Philip, does not his wife's rank and style?
Suggested Related FunTrivia Quizzes - 90,000 currently online
"Ask FunTrivia" is for entertainment purposes only, and answers offered are unverified and unchecked by
FunTrivia. We cannot guarantee the accuracy or veracity of ANY statement posted. Feel free to post an updated
if you feel that an answer is inadequate or incorrect. Please
thoroughly research items where accuracy is important to you using multiple reliable sources. By accessing our
website, you agree to be bound by our terms of service.