It Happened in May

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All the questions relate to events that happened in May of particular years


In May 1707 the Act of Union joined which 2 kingdoms together?
England and Scotland


On 1st may 1851, Queen Victoria opened what in London?
The Great Exhibition


In 1994 which 3 times World Formula 1 champion was killed in the San Marino Grand Prix?
Ayrton Senna


In 1969 this iconc British ocean liner set off on its maiden voyage to New York. What was it called?
Queen Elizabeth 2


In 1960 the Anne Frank House museum opened in which european city?


Workers of the United Kingdom went on general strike in May of which year?


In May 1821, who died in exile on the island of St Helena?
Emperor Napoleon


In 1961, who was the first American to travel into outer space?
Alan Shepard


In 1682 which 'Sun King' moved his court to the Palace of Versailles?
Louis XIV


Roger Bannister was the first man to run the mile in under 4 minutes in May of which year?