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  1. Iridaceous plant of southern Africa with tubular fragrant flowers
  2. Czech nobleman and Austrian general immortalised by Johann Strauss in a famous march, Op. 228
  3. Actor who won a Best Actor Oscar for The Silence of the Lambs
  4. 1997 film for which Jack Nicholson and Helen Hunt won the major acting Oscars
  5. Royal Navy vessel that was the first Type 21 frigate, sold to Pakistan and renamed Babur in 1993
  6. Italian painter of the Venetian school whose original name was Jacopo Robusti
  7. A soft membranous gap between the bones of the skull in a foetus or infant
  8. Classical violinist and conductor who also worked with Ravi Shankar and jazz violinist Stéphane Grappelli
  9. Mineral consisting of hydrated magnesium silicate that is also called sepiolite
  10. In France and some other European countries, a duty on various goods brought into certain towns or cities
  11. Disputed territory in the Balkans in which Liverpool FC player Xherdan Shaqiri was born
  12. 1968 Number 2 hit sung by Barry Ryan and written by his twin brother Paul
  13. See 48
  14. Englands main prison for long-term convicts
  15. The Scottish Gaelic name for Scotland
  16. English electronic dance music duo consisting of brothers Phil and Paul Hartnoll
  17. David ___, Asylum Records founder who set up DreamWorks with Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg in 1994
  18. Town in Spain whose destruction 1937 by German bombers during the Spanish Civil War was depicted in one of Picassos most famous paintings
  19. English public school founded in 1571
  20. Author whose novels include The Bostonians and The Ambassadors
  21. One of the Ten Commandments in the King James Version of the Bible
  22. Cartoon character created by Elzie Crisler Segar in the comic strip Thimble Theatre in January 1929
  23. German athlete who won the mens 5000m at the 1992 Olympics
  24. The destroyer, one of the three chief divinities of the later Hindu pantheon
  25. Paul Simon song based on a melody line from Bachs St Matthew Passion
  26. American writer whose most well-known work is The Joy Luck Club
  27. Common name for a Southern African tree traditionally used to make Zulu spears
  28. Eugene ___, French romantic painter whose works include The Massacre at Chios
  29. Poet whose Funeral Blues was read aloud in the film Four Weddings and a Funeral
  30. British band in which Midge Ure took over as lead singer from John Foxx in 1979
  31. In cricket, a ball bowled with topspin imparted by a bowlers wrist action
  32. Large town in Northern Ireland whose name means nook of the ferns
  33. County cricket club whose headquarters are at Sophia Gardens
  34. A trick-taking card game whose direct ancestor is the 17th-century Spanish game ombre
  35. The only member of the Monty Python team born outside Britain
  36. Heath ___, former Zimbabwean cricketer who made his Test debut in Zimbabwes 1993/1994 tour of Pakistan in which he won Man of the Series
  37. Country whose capital is Lima
  38. Brazilian Formula One racing driver who finished second in the 2008 Drivers World Championship
  39. Tunisian-born Italian actress whose films include The Leopard and The Pink Panther
  40. US state whose capital is Harrisburg
  41. 1974 French erotic film starring Sylvia Kristel
  42. A natural absorbent clay used in cat litter
  43. American R&B singer, keyboardist, songwriter and record producer best known for the 1972 hit song Why Cant We Live Together
  44. Either of the two divisions of a pack of tarot cards
  45. Asian republic at the southern end of the Malay Peninsula established as a British trading post in 1819
  46. A rodent of the genus Dasyprocta
  47. River on which 12 Down stands
  48. River originating at Lake Tana in Ethiopia
  49. Republic comprising a group of islands in the Pacific formerly known as New Hebrides
  50. See 1
  51. City in northern Italy, in Veneto, on the Adige River
  52. The second smallest continent
  53. Kenneth ___, Scottish author best known for the childrens book The Wind in the Willows
  54. Peter ___, England footballer who left Chelsea for Southampton in 1974
  55. Indian cricketer who won 21 out of 49 Test matches as Indias captain
  56. Marxist revolutionary who played a pivotal role in the Cuban Revolution