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What do the following people have in common?

PostPosted:Thu Jan 19, 2012 12:50 pm
by canine plums
If you can work out the answer, rather than spoil it for others, copy and paste the list onto a reply and add another name to the list that meets the criteria.


Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon

PostPosted:Thu Jan 19, 2012 2:16 pm
by rsa
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven

PostPosted:Thu Jan 19, 2012 3:33 pm
by Buzzie
If my hunch is correct then I can add to the list:

Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown

PostPosted:Thu Jan 19, 2012 7:10 pm
by canine plums
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown


Well done rsa and Buzzie those two people share the common trait of the others.

PostPosted:Mon Feb 20, 2012 11:49 am
by carl2bob
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery

Great question this, love it! tho I didnt know about 1 and 2 and have never heard of 4 before now. Assuming I'm right of course.

PostPosted:Mon Feb 20, 2012 12:55 pm
by Buzzie
Another one has just come to me:

West Indian cricket legend Sir Viv Richards

PostPosted:Fri Feb 24, 2012 11:18 am
by geppsdood
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery
Cricketer Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie

PostPosted:Mon Mar 05, 2012 10:46 am
by canine plums
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery Cricketer
Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie

Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer

Also fit the bill

PostPosted:Thu Mar 08, 2012 2:41 pm
by Bigal
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery Cricketer
Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie

Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer

The Great Gatsby

PostPosted:Tue Mar 13, 2012 7:11 pm
by IAN B
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery Cricketer
Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer
The Great Gatsby

Racing driver Dale Earnhardt
And me, if I'm correct.

PostPosted:Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:25 pm
by Buzzie
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery
Cricketer Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer
The Great Gatsby
Racing driver Dale Earnhardt
Ian B

Cricketing legends Colin Cowdrey and Gordon Greenidge also fit the bill

PostPosted:Sun Sep 09, 2012 1:43 pm
by sscotsman
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery
Cricketer Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer
The Great Gatsby
Racing driver Dale Earnhardt
Murray Walker

PostPosted:Fri Nov 16, 2012 8:53 pm
by Buzzie
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery
Cricketer Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer
The Great Gatsby
Racing driver Dale Earnhardt
Ian B
Colin Cowdrey
Gordon Greenidge
Murray Walker

Watching CIN this evening has made me realise that Sir Terry Wogan also shares this trait

PostPosted:Thu Jan 31, 2013 2:45 am
by ariadne
Former Prime Minister Harold Wilson
Bonnie and Clyde actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney
Playwright Neil Simon
Actor David Niven
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown
Actor Sean Connery
Cricketer Sir Viv Richards
Actor Hugh Laurie
Actor Brad Pitt
Actor Kelsey Grammer
The Great Gatsby
Racing driver Dale Earnhardt
Ian B
Colin Cowdrey
Gordon Greenidge
Murray Walker
Terry Wogan

... and American author Annie Proulx!

PostPosted:Thu Feb 07, 2013 3:09 am
by ariadne
Dakota Fanning, too. And her sister Elle, in fact...