Elvira by HallR

Champion(s):

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Runner(s)-Up:

ElendilPickle


Quiz Description

This quiz is inspired by the 1981 hit song "Elvira" by the country/gospel vocal group The Oak Ridge Boys. Questions and answers will be connected to people named Elvira, places named Oak Ridge, things that sound like Elvira, or the song itself. Good Luck.

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Questions:

What is the real name of the actress that portrayed late night TV horror movie hostess "Elvira, Mistress of the Dark"?

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Cassandra Peterson

The city of Oak Ridge, Tennessee was founded in 1942 as a result of what government funded program?

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Manhattan Project

What fortified alcoholic beverage is made from white grapes grown near the town of Jerez de La Frontera in Andalusia, Spain? Also used to describe Elvira's lips in the song.

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Sherry Wine

What city is the county seat of Chemung County, New York?

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Elmira

Russian economist Elvira Nabiulliana is currently the head of what organization founded in 1990 and headquartered in Moscow?

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Central Bank of Russia

Spanish coloratura soprano Elvira de Hidalgo is best known as the teacher of what famous Greek opera singer?

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Maria Callas

Oak Ridge cemetery is the second most visited cemetery in the U.S.A. (after Arlington National). In what state is it located in?

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Illinois (Springfield - Home of Lincoln's tomb)

A ghost named Elvira is the title character of what play by Noel Coward?

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Blithe Spirit

The song "Elvira" was certified as platinum with over 2 million copies sold, a distinction it shared only with what song recorded by Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton?

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Islands in the Stream

What cartoon character was the grandmother of Donald Duck?

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Elvira Coot

Donna Elvira is a character from what opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart?

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Don Giovanni

Before and After: Bass singer Richard Sterban announces the beginning of a 1950s native Kenyan military revolt against British colonial rule with an iconic vocal solo.

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Oom Poppa Omm Poppa Mau Mau uprising