Name these famous lovers, win chance at chocolate

By Nancy Wheeler | February 1, 2024

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching. Correctly answer this quiz and The Active Age will enter you in a drawing for chocolate donated by The Spice Merchant.

To enter, email the answers to (please put “February quiz” in subject line) or mail to: The Active Age, 125 S. West St., Suite 105, Wichita, KS, 67213. Entries must be received or postmarked by Feb. 5.

The answers will appear in next month’s issue of The Active Age.

1. What notorious lovers were among America’s most-wanted criminals in the 1930s, suspected of murder and bank robbery?

2. What Queen of Egypt and Roman general fell in love, with both eventually commiting suicide?

3. What legendary cinematic stars had a 26-year affair and made nine movies together, including “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? “

4. What king of England gave up his throne in 1938 to marry a twice-divorced American socialite?

5. What pair of country singers married in 1968 and had a love that was described as a “burning ring of fire, hotter than a pepper sprout”? 

6. What Queen of England and her German first cousin were married in 1840 and had nine children before he succumbed to typhoid fever?

7. What early president of the United States and wife were married for 50 years and wrote more than a thousand letters to each other?

8. What famous pair from the early 1900s shared a love of science that led ultimately to the discovery of both polonium and radium?

9. What leading duo met while filming “To Have and Have Not,” married in 1945 and played love interests in movies such as “Dark Passage” and “Key Largo”?

10. What beautiful American movie star and dashing Prince of Monaco were married after she gave up her career?

11. What red-headed American comedienne and her real-life husband played opposite each other in an American sitcom that won five Primetime Emmy Awards?