How Well Do You Know About Freddie Mercury?

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How Well Do You Know About Freddie Mercury? - Quiz

Freddie Mercury was an exceptional songwriter and lead vocalist of the popular rock band Queen. Going down the memory lane, Freddie was posthumously awarded the Brit Award in 1992. Have you seen any of his performances?
Check how much you know about this great musician who composed a number of evergreen songs.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When was Freddie Mercury born?

    • A.

      September 12, 1949

    • B.

      March 2, 1986

    • C.

      April 23, 1981

    • D.

      September 5, 1946

    Correct Answer
    D. September 5, 1946
    Explanation
    Freddie Mercury was born on September 5, 1946.

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  • 2. 

    How old was Freddie Mercury when he died?

    • A.

      56 years old

    • B.

      45 years old

    • C.

      21 years old

    • D.

      44 years old

    Correct Answer
    B. 45 years old
    Explanation
    Freddie Mercury was 45 years old when he died. This information is commonly known and documented.

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  • 3. 

    When did he start his music career?

    • A.

      1977

    • B.

      1976

    • C.

      1985

    • D.

      1969

    Correct Answer
    D. 1969
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1969. This means that he started his music career in 1969.

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  • 4. 

    Where did Mercury spend his early years?

    • A.

      Russia

    • B.

      India

    • C.

      Turkey

    • D.

      Tanzania

    Correct Answer
    B. India
    Explanation
    Mercury spent his early years in India.

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  • 5. 

    How old was Mercury when he left Zanzibar?

    • A.

      19 years old

    • B.

      17 years old

    • C.

      12 years old

    • D.

      23 years old

    Correct Answer
    B. 17 years old
    Explanation
    The question asks about the age of Mercury when he left Zanzibar. The correct answer is 17 years old.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these labels is not associated with Freddie Mercury?

    • A.

      Ox

    • B.

      Hollywood

    • C.

      EMI

    • D.

      Columbia

    Correct Answer
    A. Ox
    Explanation
    Freddie Mercury is not associated with the label "Ox". This label is likely a distractor as it does not have any known connection to Freddie Mercury's career or personal life. On the other hand, Freddie Mercury is associated with the labels Hollywood, EMI, and Columbia, which are all well-known record labels that he worked with throughout his career.

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  • 7. 

    When did Mercury join Smile?

    • A.

      March 1970

    • B.

      June 1977

    • C.

      May 1978

    • D.

      July 1979

    Correct Answer
    A. March 1970
    Explanation
    Mercury joined Smile in March 1970.

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  • 8. 

    When did DJ Everett first meet Mercury?

    • A.

      1978

    • B.

      1989

    • C.

      1972

    • D.

      1974

    Correct Answer
    D. 1974
    Explanation
    DJ Everett first met Mercury in 1974.

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  • 9. 

    How many singers were in his band?

    • A.

      Twelve singers

    • B.

      Five singers

    • C.

      Three singers

    • D.

      Four singers

    Correct Answer
    C. Three singers
    Explanation
    Freddie Mercury was the lead vocalist of the iconic rock band Queen. The band Queen had four members:
    Freddie Mercury - Lead vocals, piano
    Brian May - Guitar, vocals
    Roger Taylor - Drums, vocals
    John Deacon - Bass guitar
    While Freddie Mercury was the primary lead vocalist, both Brian May and Roger Taylor also contributed vocals to many of their songs, performing backing vocals and occasionally lead vocals on their respective compositions. Therefore, there were three singers in Freddie Mercury's band, Queen, if you count all members who contributed vocally.

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  • 10. 

    Which of these Zodiac signs is associated with Mercury?

    • A.

      Leo

    • B.

      Virgo

    • C.

      Cancer

    • D.

      Capricorn

    Correct Answer
    B. Virgo
    Explanation
    Virgo is the correct answer because in astrology, Mercury is associated with communication, intellect, and analytical thinking. Virgo is known for its attention to detail, practicality, and logical mindset, which aligns with Mercury's influence. People born under the sign of Virgo are often seen as intelligent, organized, and good at problem-solving, all traits that are associated with Mercury.

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