Where did you grow up?
Where do you live now?
What is the highest level of education you have attained?
What subjects did/do you enjoy the most at school?
What's your favorite sport or sports?
What kinds of jobs have you held? Industries too!
accounts, restaurant manager
What hobbies are you into?
travelling, walking, writing
What causes are you concerned about today?
global warming, pollution, depression, mental health
Which religion (if any) do you follow?