I like the following, but post any other's ye can think of.
After leaving Southampton on its maiden voyage, where did the Titanic next stop?
Name an important world canal, other than Panama or Suez.
Name a Russian city with a population greater than 1m. (Not including Moscow or St Petersburg).
1954 World Cup Final. Won by Germany. Name runners up & venue.
1947 All Ireland Football Final. Runners up Kerry: Name winners & venue.
When is the longest day of the year, and how long is it?