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Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184317 Nov 19, 2012
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Dubonnet is an aperitif flavored with herbs & a form of this malaria medicine
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184318 Nov 19, 2012
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Term for herrings that were split & cured by salting, drying & smoking
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184319 Nov 19, 2012
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A Rusty Nail combines this potent potable & Drambuie
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184320 Nov 19, 2012
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In Russia these buckwheat pancakes may be topped with smoked oysters & melted butter

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Since: May 07

Terran Empire

#184321 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
14) On this date in 2002, the oil tanker Prestige broke into two pieces and sank off northwest (Country, please). The tanker lost about 2 million gallons of fuel oil when it ruptured.
A) Croatia
B) Spain
Lo que es Espana

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Terran Empire

#184322 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
15) On this date in 2002, the U.S. government completed its takeover of (Specify, please) at 424 airports nationwide.
<X-ray, or pat-down?>
What is inconveniencing air travelers

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Terran Empire

#184323 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
I) He served as the 20th President of the United States, after completing nine consecutive terms in the U.S. House of Representatives.(Personality, please)(19 November, 1831 – 19 September, 1881)'s accomplishments as President included a controversial resurgence of Presidential authority above Senatorial courtesy in executive appointments; energizing U.S. naval power; and purging corruption in the Post Office Department. He made notable diplomatic and judiciary appointments, including a U.S. Supreme Court justice. He appointed several African-Americans to prominent federal positions. He was shot by anarchist Charles J. Guiteau.
Who was Garfield

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#184324 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
II) An American actor, dancer, and singer,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1889 – 13 October, 1966) was known for his Oscar-nominated roles in such films as “Laura”(1944),“The Razor's Edge”(1946), and “Sitting Pretty”(1948). in 1952 he starred in the Technicolor movie biography of bandmaster John Philip Sousa,“Stars and Stripes Forever”. The 1956 British film “The Man Who Never Was” saw him playing the part of Royal Navy Lt. Cmdr. Ewen Montagu in the true story of Operation Mincemeat, the elaborate plan to trick the Axis powers about the Allied invasion of Italy during World War II. Look for him, also, in “Titanic”(1953), & “Cheaper By The Dozen”(1950).
who was Clifton Webb

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#184325 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
III) This American jazz trombonist, trumpeter, composer, and bandleader of the Big Band era was known as "The Sentimental Gentleman of Swing", due to his smooth-toned trombone playing. He was the younger brother of bandleader Jimmy. After he broke with his brother in the mid-1930s,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1905 – 26 November, 1956) led an extremely popular and highly successful band from the late 1930s into the 1950s.
Who was Tommy Dorsey

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#184326 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
IV) He is best known for his role as Wilbur Post in the television series “Mister Ed”, and as the voice of Scrooge McDuck in Disney films, TV series and video games. During the 1940s and 1950s,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1919) starred on his own shows on radio and television.
Who is Alan Young

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Terran Empire

#184327 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
V) Acclaimed as one of the great beauties of her day,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1920 – 06 November, 1991) is best remembered for her performance in the title role of “Laura”(1944) and her Academy Award-nominated performance for Best Actress in “Leave Her to Heaven”(1945). Other notable roles include Martha Strable Van Cleve in “Heaven Can Wait”(1943), Isabel Bradley Maturin in “The Razor's Edge”(1946), Lucy Muir in “The Ghost and Mrs. Muir”(1947), Ann Sutton in “Whirlpool”(1949), Maggie Carleton McNulty in “The Mating Season”(1951) and Anne Scott in “The Left Hand of God”(1955).
Who was Gene Tierney

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#184328 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
VI) He was an American baseball player, primarily at the position of catcher, in the Negro leagues and Major League Baseball. Widely considered to have been one of the greatest catchers in the history of the game,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1921 – 26 June, 1993) played for the Brooklyn Dodgers during the 1940s and 1950s, as one of the pioneers in breaking the color barrier in Major League Baseball. His career was cut short in 1958 when he was paralyzed in an automobile accident.
Who was Roy Campanella

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#184329 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
VII) A former animal trainer, stunt expert and animal handler for a Tarzan feature and the Tarzan (TV series), directed white tigers, wolverines, eagles and wild boar in “When the North Wind Blows”(1974) and worked with bears, foxes and hawks in “My Side of the Mountain”(1969). He is best known as Grizzly Adams in the title role of the 1974 Sunn Classic Pictures feature,“The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams”. From this feature film evolved the NBC television series which ran from 1977 to 1978, and (Personality, please)(19 November 1942) became famous to millions of nature-loving movie-goers for his popular portrayal of James "Grizzly" Adams.
Who is Dan Haggerty

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#184330 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
VIII)(Personality, please)(19 November, 1953) is an American actor, known for his role as Raoul in Paul Bartel's cult film “Eating Raoul”(1982), and his role as Commander Chakotay on “Star Trek: Voyager”(1995 - 2001).
Who is Robert Beltran

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#184331 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
IX) After minor roles in film and television, she became a movie star in 1989 when she appeared in “When Harry Met Sally...”. Over the next 15 years (Personality, please)(19 November, 1961) played leading roles in several romantic comedy films, including “Sleepless in Seattle”(1993),“French Kiss”(1995),“Addicted to Love”(1997),“City of Angels”(1998),“You've Got Mail”(1998), and “Kate & Leopold”(2001).
Who is Meg Ryan

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#184332 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
X) She began acting in commercials at three years of age and her first significant role came at age 13 in the 1976 film “Taxi Driver” as the preteen prostitute Iris, for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Also that year, she starred in the cult film “The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane”.(Personality, please)(19 November, 1962) won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 1989, for playing a rape victim in “The Accused”. In 1991, she starred in “The Silence of the Lambs” as Clarice Starling, a gifted FBI trainee, assisting in a hunt for a serial killer. This performance received international acclaim and her second Academy Award for Best Actress.
Who is Jodie Foster

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Terran Empire

#184333 Nov 19, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
XI) An American actress and former fashion model,(Personality, please)(19 November, 1963) is perhaps best known for her performances in the television series “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” as Jadzia Dax, and “Becker” as Regina Kostas.
Who is Terry Farrell
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184334 Nov 19, 2012
__________ COINS __________

The value of this Greek coin was originally equivalent to that of a handful of arrows
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184335 Nov 19, 2012
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This 1969 event was featured on the reverse of the Eisenhower dollar coin
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184336 Nov 19, 2012
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In 1959 the Vatican's 20-lire coin featured this pontiff

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