5 Questions: Birthday

1 of 5

What Little House on the Prairie actress starred in the 1981 slasher film Happy Birthday to Me?

Melissa Gilbert
Alison Arngrim
Karen Grassle
Melissa Sue Anderson
2 of 5

Which of the following ceremonial events is held annually in honor of Queen Elizabeth II's birthday?

Beating Retreat
Swan Upping
Trooping the Colour
Chelsea Flower Show
3 of 5

What is the surname of sisters Patty and Mildred, to whom the melody of the song "Happy Birthday to You" has long been attributed?

Howe
Hammersmith
Howard
Hill
4 of 5

Which member of the Beatles was born on October 9, and subsequently had a son born on the same date?

John Lennon
Ringo Starr
Paul McCartney
George Harrison
5 of 5

What American author was born in 1835, just around the time Halley's Comet appeared in the sky, and later predicted he would die during the comet's next appearance?

F. Scott Fitzgerald
Mark Twain
Henry James
Walt Whitman