Each of these is a quiz question in its own right, but the answers connect to a common theme, which could be anything from plumb straightforward to bizarrely lateral
3 Whose life story formed the basis for the film Walk the Line, starring Joaquin Phoenix (pictured)? Who was the American lawyer best known for his leadership role in the defence and criminal acquittal of O J Simpson for the murder of his former wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman? Which legendary Hollywood producer of such films as Gone With the Wind and Rebecca was at the helm of the RKO Studio?
4 Who was the frontman of an instrumental R&B/funk band whose original members included Steve Cropper (guitar), Lewie Steinberg (bass), and Al Jackson, Jr (drums)?
5 Who was the US President when the atom bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945?