Who Am I? The ATU History game

Page 1 of 5 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  Next

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  eddie on Wed Apr 13, 2011 3:42 am

This is how Constance set the ball rolling:

http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:3zFrUIC702UJ:acrosstheuniverse.forumotion.com/t4920-who-am-i-an-history-game+acrosstheuniverse+%2B+history+game&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=uk&source=www.google.co.uk

Who'd like to pick it up and run with it?

eddie
The Gap Minder

Posts : 7840
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 60
Location : Desert Island

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Guest on Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:13 am

An easy one:

??

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  felix on Wed Apr 13, 2011 9:19 pm

That's young Winston, that is, innit.

felix
cool cat - mrkgnao!

Posts : 831
Join date : 2011-04-11
Location : see the chicken?

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  pinhedz on Wed Apr 13, 2011 10:24 pm

felix wrote:That's young Winston, that is, innit.
Bingo--I knew he looked familiar--and English. albino

pinhedz
Schrödinger's Hepcat

Posts : 11694
Join date : 2011-04-11
Location : DC

http://www.balalaika.org/

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  felix on Wed Apr 13, 2011 10:36 pm

pinhedz wrote:
felix wrote:That's young Winston, that is, innit.
Bingo--I knew he looked familiar--and English. albino
He was half American. geek

felix
cool cat - mrkgnao!

Posts : 831
Join date : 2011-04-11
Location : see the chicken?

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  pinhedz on Wed Apr 13, 2011 10:44 pm

felix wrote:
pinhedz wrote:Bingo--I knew he looked familiar--and English. albino
He was half American. geek
That's no protection against looking English (I still carry the old Puritan family surname myself Embarassed ).

pinhedz
Schrödinger's Hepcat

Posts : 11694
Join date : 2011-04-11
Location : DC

http://www.balalaika.org/

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:41 pm

So glad you resurrected the games threads, Eddie!

--------------------------------------------------------

She was the companion to a famous writer and she wrote a cookbook.


Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:51 pm

New person:


Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Wed Apr 13, 2011 11:52 pm

Spaghetti Junction wrote:Alice B. Toklas

Yes! I wondered if she would be recognizable without the clues. Would you have known her from just the picture?

Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  ISN on Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:01 am

felix wrote:
pinhedz wrote:
felix wrote:That's young Winston, that is, innit.
Bingo--I knew he looked familiar--and English. albino
He was half American. geek

I always loved that quote

"M'lord, your butler's had a terrible accident. He's been cut in half."

"Well, send me the half that's got my keys."

ISN
Endlessly Fascinating

Posts : 598
Join date : 2011-04-10
Location : hell

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Guest on Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:09 am

Constance wrote:New person:
Mary Pickford.

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:58 am

hal jones wrote:
Constance wrote:New person:
Mary Pickford.

Mary Pickford is right!

Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:01 am

Another decorated Brit:


Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Guest on Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:22 am

Mountbatten?

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  ISN on Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:26 am

Lord Mountbatten - just a hunch from the picture - he was extremely good-looking before he was blown up

ISN
Endlessly Fascinating

Posts : 598
Join date : 2011-04-10
Location : hell

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  ISN on Thu Apr 14, 2011 1:27 am

I hope two rights don't make a wrong

ISN
Endlessly Fascinating

Posts : 598
Join date : 2011-04-10
Location : hell

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:05 am

It is Lord Mountbatten!

Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:15 am


Three pictures of the same man.

He founded a printing press with his wife.






Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Guest on Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:36 am

Simon and/or Schuster? tongue

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:51 am

The long-suffering Leonard Woolf.

Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Constance on Thu Apr 14, 2011 5:54 am

A famous couple.


Constance

Posts : 500
Join date : 2011-04-11
Age : 59
Location : New York City

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Guest on Thu Apr 14, 2011 6:55 am

This fine gentleman?

Guest
Guest


Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  ISN on Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:37 am

I recognise him - Archduke Ferdinand......probably one of the most familiar faces in history..........

it's hard to find a picture that doesn't have the name in the properties file thingy...heheheh

scratch

I'll keep looking as it's my turn

ISN
Endlessly Fascinating

Posts : 598
Join date : 2011-04-10
Location : hell

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  felix on Fri Apr 15, 2011 1:01 am

Catherine wrote: it's hard to find a picture that doesn't have the name in the properties file thingy...heheheh

scratch
Catherine

Copy the URL (the properties file thingy) into tinyurl, press send and bingo! the name's gone king

Here's Archie Duke ---


felix
cool cat - mrkgnao!

Posts : 831
Join date : 2011-04-11
Location : see the chicken?

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  ISN on Fri Apr 15, 2011 1:15 am

that sounds like a very newfangled thing to do......very technical.........

I should have mastery of the technique in a couple of weeks...... cheers

thanks, Felix......I'll try that......

ISN
Endlessly Fascinating

Posts : 598
Join date : 2011-04-10
Location : hell

Back to top Go down

Re: Who Am I? The ATU History game

Post  Sponsored content Today at 3:04 pm


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 1 of 5 1, 2, 3, 4, 5  Next

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum