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Famous Scottish People

written by: Eve
 
Check if you are familiar with these Scottish people and their achievements.

Question 1:


Widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland, he wrote the poem and song "Auld Lang Syne", which is traditionally sung at Hogmanay.
Thomas Campbell
Robert Burns
William Dunbar
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Question 2:


This prominent scientist and inventor was awarded the first US patent for the telephone in 1876.
Robert Boyle
Alexander Fleming
Alexander Graham Bell
James Gregory

Question 3:


This Scottish landowner, who became one of the main leaders during the Wars of Scottish Independence, is depicted in a 1995 Academy Award-winning film.
Rob Roy
Lord George Murray
Robert the Bruce
William Wallace

Question 4:


This Labour Party politician served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007.
John Major
Tony Blair
John Prescott
Gordon Brown

Question 5:


What football club did Sir Alex Ferguson manage from 1986 to 2013?
Glasgow Rangers
Liverpool
Chelsea
Manchester United

Question 6:


This Scottish professional tennis player won the Wimbledon Championships singles title in 2013, and became the 2012 Olympic tennis men's singles champion.
Colin Fleming
Jamie Murray
Andy Murray
Robin Welsh

Question 7:


This Scottish writer is most famous for his works Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
Walter Scott
J. M. Barrie
Arthur Connan Doyle
Robert Louis Stevenson

Question 8:


In which of these movies did Scottish actor Sean Connery NOT play secret agent James Bond?
Never Say Never Again
Casino Royale
Dr. No
From Russia with Love

Question 9:


What journalist and explorer allegedly uttered the famous phrase 'Dr Livingstone I presume?' when he found Scottish explorer David Livingstone?
William Clark
Charles Darwin
Henry Morton Stanley
Edmund Hillary

Question 10:


This Scottish monarch, who reigned from 1306 to 1329, led Scotland during the Wars of Scottish Independence against England.
Mary Stuart
Robert de Bruce
David II
William Wallace

 


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