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Old 02-14-2010, 06:50 AM   #1
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Sunday Special - Famous "Firsts"

Sunday Special - Famous "Firsts"

"First Person"
1. 1587 --- 1st child born in the American colonies, on August 18th, on what is now Roanoke Island, North Carolina.
2. 1775 --- appointed 1st Postmaster General in America (July 26, 1775).
3. 1879 --- 1st and only American woman to found a lasting American-based religion- The Church of Christ (Scientist).
4. 2000 --- 1st African American secretary of state.
5. 2001 --- 1st woman to serve as US national security adviser.
6. 2002 --- 1st African American woman to win an Oscar for Best Actress.
7. 2007 --- 1st African-American coach to win a Super Bowl.

"First Things First"
8. When counting consecutively, what is the first number that, when written out, contains the letter "D" ?
9. What is the first planet in our system after the Asteroid Belt ?
10. What is the first sign of the Zodiac ?
11. What is Newton's first law of motion ?
a. law of Interaction
b. law of gravity
c. law of acceleration
d. law of inertia
12. What is the first letter of the Greek Alphabet, after Gamma ?
13. What is the first month of the year to have 28 days ?
14. What is the title of the first chapter of the first book in the Harry Potter series ?
15. Who was the first wife of Henry VIII ?
1. Virginia Dare
2. Ben Franklin
3. Mary Baker Eddy
4. Colin Powell
5. Condoleezza Rice
6. Halle Berry
7. Tony Dungee
8. Hundred, one hundred, 100
9. Jupiter
10. Aries
11. d. - law of inertia
12. Delta
13. January - HELLO !!
14. "The Boy Who Lived"
15. Catherine of Aragon


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Old 02-14-2010, 01:17 PM   #2
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Wow. I'm confused! This is a great trivia. Im researching now. lol
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