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  1. Material used as insulation in buildings, in fireproof fabrics, etc
  2. 1981 Warren Beatty film in which Jack Nicholson plays Eugene ONeill
  3. Federico Garcia ___, Spanish poet and dramatist whose plays include Bodas de sangre and La Casa de Bernarda Alba
  4. The codename for the Tehran Conference of 1943
  5. See 34
  6. English socialite and devotee of Adolf Hitler who had the middle name Valkyrie
  7. A slightly sour black rye bread from Germany
  8. Town in Luxembourg that gave its name to an agreement that provided for the removal of border controls between participating countries
  9. See 48
  10. Long-running series in the science fiction comic 2000 AD, featuring Johnny Alpha, a mutant bounty hunter
  11. Sam ___ , captain of the victorious European Ryder Cup golf team in 2002
  12. Country whose capital is Tehran
  13. Military term for a region where the ruling authorities have lost control, first used in the Bush War in Rhodesia
  14. US state whose capital is Columbia
  15. Unfermented soya-bean curd
  16. Novel by Henry Miller first published in 1934
  17. The derived SI unit of electrical resistance
  18. Football team that scored a (mostly) unopposed goal against Leeds United in April 2019
  19. See 6
  20. A long-legged shore bird of the genus Recurvirostra
  21. Best Actress Oscar-winner for Annie Hall
  22. South American country whose capital is Paramaribo
  23. A short prayer said or sung as the celebrant is entering the sanctuary to celebrate Mass
  24. See 7
  25. Part of an engine that translates reciprocating linear piston motion into rotation
  26. Members of a youth culture who fought with the rockers
  27. Song by Matty Malneck and Johnny Mercer recorded by Billie Holiday in October 1935
  28. A game of Chinese origin, using tiles bearing various designs, whose name means sparrows
  29. American actress who played Laurie Partridge in The Partridge Family and Grace Van Owen in L.A. Law
  30. Singer-songwriter best known for his 1986 hit The Lady in Red
  31. __ Reitel, Scottish actor and impressionist who was first choice to play Derek Trotter in Only Fools and Horses
  32. Czech model and actress who featured in the iconic 1994 Hello Boys Wonderbra poster campaign
  33. ___ Entertainment, production company founded by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall in 1981
  34. King of Mercia from 757 associated with an earthwork roughly following some of the current border between England and Wales
  35. Well-known and often satirised 1913 lyric poem by Joyce Kilmer
  36. US state whose capital is Boise
  37. In the Old Testament, a city of Manasseh, 6 miles south-west of Shechem, that was the residence of Gideon
  38. Driver known as the Clown Prince of Auto Racing killed in a seven-car crash on the second lap of the 1964 Indianapolis 500
  39. Pokémon species that evolves from Pikachu using the Thunder Stone in the Nintendo game series
  40. 1965 film starring Elvis Presley as champion rodeo bull-rider and bronco-buster Lonnie Beale
  41. In physics, the maximum displacement from the zero or mean position of a periodic motion or curve
  42. British Anglican clergyman who founded the Samaritans in 1953
  43. 1962 Agatha Christie Miss Marple story dedicated To Margaret Rutherford, in admiration.
  44. Legendary king of the Britons also called Eudaf Hen
  45. Title given to General Bonapartes aide-de-camp Auguste Frédéric Louis Viesse de Marmont in 1808
  46. Town in Worcestershire, on the River Avon, that was the scene of a 1265 battle in which Lord Edward defeated Simon de Montfort and the barons
  47. American televangelist who founded a university in 1963
  48. Nickname of Detroit
  49. Calorie-free sugar substitute, E950, discovered accidentally by German chemist Karl Clauss in 1967
  50. River that forms the border between Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg for about 50 km and flows into the Danube at Ulm
  51. The narrow strip along which fencing bouts take place
  52. Novel by William Golding about a group of British boys stuck on an uninhabited island
  53. 1970 Western starring Richard Harris as English aristocrat John Morgan
  54. 1993 Mike Leigh film starring David Thewlis
  55. John Steinbeck novella featuring the characters George Milton and Lennie Small
  56. The purple-flowered plant Mentha spicata which yields an oil used for flavouring
  57. Bill ___, American jockey who held the world record for professional victories for 29 years
  58. Californian toy company that marketed the Hula Hoop and the Frisbee in the 1950s