While playing Factacular, Ruby Franks knew that:
... but didn't know that:
Academy Award winner for Best Original Song for the animated film "The Lion King"; #1 on the US Adult Contemporary chart and top ten entry on two others; certified Platinum in the US.
Longest single facting session: 243 minutes
Addiction factor: Hi, my name is Ruby Franks and I'm a factoholic.
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Recent ContributionsRuby Franks has contributed 841 facts on Animal Collectives, Flowers, Liqueur Origins, Governments, Heads of State, Cookery Terms, Books - Autobiographies, Movie Stars That DIDN'T Get the Role, Archbishops of Canterbury - Anglican, Birds - Orders of Class, Animal Hybrids, Nobel Prize for Literature, Time 'Person of the Year', They Died in 2016 - 2020, Straits, Nobel Peace Prize, Order of succession of British monarchy, U.S. President Trivia, Nudist Beaches, U.K. Prime Ministers - Dates, Portugal Championship Football, They Were Born 1910 - 1919, Young Achievers, Horse Racing - The Melbourne Cup, Shared Names, Film Titles - Missing Place Names, Film Titles - Missing Numbers, Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, Academy Award for Best Director, Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, Academy Award for Best International Feature Film, Academy Award for Best Original Song, Academy Award for Best Picture, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, Golden Globe Awards - Actors, Golden Globe Awards - Actress, BAFTA Award for Best Actor, Irish Taoiseachs, Australian Prime Ministers - Dates, Born on Christmas Day, Birth Names of Popes, Portmanteaus, Archibald Prize Recipients, Booker Prize Winners, Edgar Allan Poe Awards, The Miles Franklin Award for Australian Literature, Kennedy Center Honors Award, Locus Science Fiction Award, Scottish League Champions, Canadian Football - Grey Cup Winners, Winter Olympics Game Cities, BBC Sports Personality of the Year, Major League Baseball - World Series Champions, American Football - Heisman Trophy Winners, Ice Hockey - Stanley Cup Champions, Cycling - Tour de France, Football - English league cup winners, Tennis - Australian Open Women's Singles Champions, Rugby League - Australian Rugby League Premierships, Tennis - Australian Open Men's Singles Champions, Golf - The Masters Winners, Horse Racing - Grand National Winners, Horse Racing - Kentucky Derby Winners, Snooker - World Champions, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actor, Nebula Awards, Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, Pulitzer Prize for History, Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction, Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, Randolph Caldecott Medal, Rhysling Awards, Film Titles - Missing Creatures, Airport Codes, World Fantasy Awards, Banned Books, Old Countries, Inventors, Film Titles - dropped letter or numeral, American Football - Super Bowl Winners, American Football - Super Bowl MVP Winners, Rock Stars - Former Occupations, Film Titles - Missing Colours, Celebrity Siblings, Shared Film Roles, Greek Islands, PFA Young Player of the Year, PFA Player of the Year, FWA Footballer of the Year, Football - Swiss Football League Champions, Football - FIFA World Player of the Year (Male), Cricket - ICC Hall of Fame, Football - England Football Caps, British Poets Laureate, Football - FA Cup Winners, Football - Premiership Winners, Pulitzer Prize for Music, Agatha Awards - Best Novel Best Contemporary Novel, Tennis - Wimbledon Ladies' Singles Champions, Tennis - Wimbledon Men's Singles Champions, Cricket - World Cup Winners, Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress, Eurovision Song Contest by Year, Eurovision Song Contest by Song, Eurovision Song Contest - Debut Year of Countries, Agatha Awards - Best First Novel and Books - Biography. Here are the three most recent:
D.2020. Australian Classical horn player.
D.2020. Perhaps best known for his work with Ken Loach including Kes.
D.2020. Film director, films included Cutter's Way and Silver Bears.
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