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42 minutes ago, coffee_rules said:

George Steinbrenne?

no.. another clue added

3 hours ago, diga said:

Q29 ... who am I?

1. Made a fortune in food business

2. Immigrant like so many

3. Owned a baseball team after retirement

4. was an ambulance driver with another great entrepreneur /artist during world war 1 

 

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12 hours ago, velu said:

 

KFC guy ?

Just to be clear, even though he was born in US, his parents were Czech Americans.... he considered his name to be slavic till the end

13 hours ago, diga said:

no.. another clue added

Q29 ... who am I?

1. Made a fortune in food business

2. Immigrant like so many

3. Owned a baseball team after retirement

4. was an ambulance driver with another great entrepreneur /artist during world war 1 

5. Dire Straits wrote a song on this person

 

Edited by diga

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9 hours ago, Mariyam said:

These don't sound like immigrant names. :dontknow:

I would guess this person to be the founder of taco bell.

 

10 hours ago, velu said:

 

throwing my kitchen sink ..

hershey or kellog or jack daniel  :hmmmm:

 

 

Nope last clue before I give the answer.. 

 

Q29 ... who am I?

1. Made a fortune in food business

2. Immigrant like so many

3. Owned a baseball team after retirement

4. was an ambulance driver with another great entrepreneur /artist during world war 1 

5. Dire Straits wrote a song on this person

6.  His aggressive business style tactics were enough to be named as one of the 100 most important people in the 20th century by the Time Magazine.

Edited by diga

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4 hours ago, diga said:

 

Nope last clue before I give the answer.. 

 

Q29 ... who am I?

1. Made a fortune in food business

2. Immigrant like so many

3. Owned a baseball team after retirement

4. was an ambulance driver with another great entrepreneur /artist during world war 1 

5. Dire Straits wrote a song on this person

6.  His aggressive business style tactics were enough to be named as one of the 100 most important people in the 20th century by the Time Magazine.


McD guy :yess:

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41 minutes ago, diga said:

Yep .. Ray Kroc  ..business tactics are know as the Kroc Style . 

 

If somebody is intersted they can watch the movie "The Founder" . 

 

Didn’t know he was an immigrant, don’t seem to remember it shown in the movie about the MCD guy (The Founder)

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58 minutes ago, coffee_rules said:

Didn’t know he was an immigrant, don’t seem to remember it shown in the movie about the MCD guy (The Founder)

born to czech parents in US, not an immigrant.. also says that his name is slavic and wants an American name in McDonalds for his franchisee biz 

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This one should be easy.

 

Who am I?

Q1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

Q2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

Q3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

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15 hours ago, Mariyam said:

This one should be easy.

 

Who am I?

Q1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

Q2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

Q3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

 

roger binny :hmmm:

he migth have played rughy for india

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@velu, Not Roger Binny

 

An additional clue

 

Who am I?

1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

4. I am not from the sub-continent. 

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On 6/25/2020 at 7:01 AM, diga said:

^ seems like a cricketer from the 3rd clue. 

wild guess.. dennis compton who played football for england

No

On 6/25/2020 at 10:50 PM, coffee_rules said:

Could be rugby player and cricket. Bothams (father and son) played cricket and possibly rugby

And no.

 

Another clue: 

Who am I?

1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

4. I am not from the sub-continent. 

5. My daughter has her own designer label.

Edited by Mariyam

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And no.
 
Another clue: 

Who am I?

1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

4. I am not from the sub-continent. 

5. My daughter has her own designer label.

Mariyam....kahan this aap?

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1 hour ago, Mariyam said:

No

And no.

 

Another clue: 

Who am I?

1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

4. I am not from the sub-continent. 

5. My daughter has her own designer label.

King IVA Richards?

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1 hour ago, Mariyam said:

No

And no.

 

Another clue: 

Who am I?

1. I have represented my country in more than one sport.

2. My son also briefly represented his country in one of the two sports that I played. There were however allegations of nepotism, which turned out to be false.

3. I never wore a certain "protective gear" when I played.

4. I am not from the sub-continent. 

5. My daughter has her own designer label.

CB Fry

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33 minutes ago, Mariyam said:

That is correct!

Although, his football claims are not confirmed. He was probably named in some prep squad for te WC and he was not in any team where he he actually played for A&B

33 minutes ago, Mariyam said:

Welcome to the game @Sooda

 

Here is another one:

 

Who am I?

 

1) My earliest poems were in Bengali.

2) My daughter has served as the governor of West Bengal.

3) An asteroid is named after me. 

Sarojini Naidu

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1 hour ago, Mariyam said:

Q32

 

Identify the movie

 

Clue 1: In the movie Satya, the characters Satya (Chakravarty) and Vidya (Urmila) watch this movie in a cinema hall, just before the stampede.

Clue 2: It was the highest grossing Bollywood movie of the year.

 

maybe sholay .. 

RGVs favorite bolly movie 

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1 hour ago, Mariyam said:

Q32

 

Identify the movie

 

Clue 1: In the movie Satya, the characters Satya (Chakravarty) and Vidya (Urmila) watch this movie in a cinema hall, just before the stampede.

Clue 2: It was the highest grossing Bollywood movie of the year.

Easy pickings.

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