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Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184979 Nov 23, 2012
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In 1996, Flag Day & Fathers' Day fell two days apart in this month
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184980 Nov 23, 2012
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The 20th Amendment moved Congress' opening from the first Monday in December to the third day of this
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184981 Nov 23, 2012
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The next year this month will have five Sundays is 2032
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184982 Nov 23, 2012
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On the Gregorian calendar, it's the ninth month
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184983 Nov 23, 2012
__________ JAZZ __________

Tailgate was a style of playing this instrument: musicians stood on tailgates to have room for their slides
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184984 Nov 23, 2012
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This trumpeter, who died in 1971, is regarded as the most influential jazz musician of all time
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184985 Nov 23, 2012
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Ella Fitzgerald & Al Jarreau are famed for this technique of singing made-up syllables
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184986 Nov 23, 2012
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In 1958 Warren Covington took over the big band formerly led by these two brothers
Alex Trebek

Sugar Grove, IL

#184987 Nov 23, 2012
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"Birth of the Cool" & "Kind of Blue" are albums from this late trumpeter's pre-fusion period

Since: Mar 12

India

#184988 Nov 23, 2012
You cannot kill yourself by holding your breath!

Since: Mar 12

India

#184989 Nov 23, 2012
"Happy Birthday" was the first song to be performed in outer space, sung by the Apollo IX astronauts on March 8, 1969.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184990 Nov 23, 2012
"Rhythms" is the longest English word without the normal vowels, a, e, i, o, or u.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184991 Nov 23, 2012
"Four" is the only number whose number of letters in the name equals the number

Since: Mar 12

India

#184992 Nov 23, 2012
27% of Americans believe americans never landed on the moon

Since: Mar 12

India

#184993 Nov 23, 2012
It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it to begin with.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184994 Nov 23, 2012
A body decomposes four times as fast in water than on land.

A Boeing 747's wingspan is longer than the Wright brother's first flight.

A bowling pin only needs to tilt 7.5 degrees to fall.

A broken clock is right at least twice a day.

A butterfly can look at you through 12,000 eyes.

A Californian doctor has set the record of eating 17 bananas in two minutes.

A Canadian tattoo artist had 4,831 tattoos on his body.

A capon is a castrated rooster.

A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.

A cat has 4 rows of whiskers.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184995 Nov 23, 2012
A human head remains conscious for about 15 to 20 seconds after it is been decapitated.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184996 Nov 23, 2012
A hippopotamus can run faster than a man can.

A Holstein's spots are like a fingerprint or snowflake. No two cows have exactly the same pattern of spots.

A honey bee must tap two million flowers to make one pound of honey

A honey bee travels an estimated 43,000 miles to gather one pound of honey. A pound of honey consists of 29,184 drops.

A honeybee can fly at fifteen miles per hour.

A horse can sleep standing up.

Since: Mar 12

India

#184997 Nov 23, 2012
Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania is the highest point in Africa. It tops out at 19,340 feet above sea level. (5895 m)

Since: Mar 12

India

#184998 Nov 23, 2012
George Washington grew marijuana in his garden.

The women of the Tiwi tribe in the South Pacific are married at birth.

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