Trivia 9/26

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trivia 9/26

DID YOU KNOW...

MORE THAN 50% OF ALL THE LAKES IN THE WORLD ARE IN CANADA.





1. By what name was the legendary athlete Wathahuck known?

2. In what film would I see tom Hanks playing the Walking Piano?

3. How many dimples on a regulation golf ball?

a. - 333

b. - 336

c. - 363

d - 366

4. What's the name of the meteor shower that occurs every August?

5. Name the southern city that fell to General Sherman on Christmas day,

1864.

a. - Atlanta

b. - Savannah

c. - Both

d. - Neither

6. To which city must I travel to visit the Ryman Auditorium?

7. What was the cause of Franklin D. Roosevelt's paralysis ?

8. By what nickname was Albert de Salvo known ?



TRUTH OR CRAP ??

The two major earthquakes to hit San Francisco--in 1906 and 1989--occurred

at about the same time of day.

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1. Jim Thorpe

2. BIG

3. - b

4. THE PERSEID SHOWER

5. - b

6. NASHVILLE

7. POLIO

8. THE BOSTON STRANGLER



CRAP !!

The April 18, 1906 quake hit at about 5:12 a.m.

It was felt as far away as Los Angeles to the south and Coos Bay, Oregon to

the north.

The second one, on October 17, 1989, occurred at 5:04 p.m.-during a World

Series game
 
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