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#186901 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
IV) An American popular music singer,(Personality, please)(03 December, 1927 – 25 September, 2012) recorded seventeen Gold- and three Platinum-certified albums. He hosted a TV variety show bearing his own name, from 1962 to 1971, as well as numerous television specials. Most recently, he performed at his Moon River Theatre in Branson, Missouri, which was named after the Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini song "Moon River", with which he is closely identified.
Howard Andrew "Andy" Williams

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#186902 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
V) This former NASCAR Winston Cup driver was named one of NASCAR's 50 greatest drivers.(Personality, please)(03 December, 1937)’s two sons, Clifford and Davey, followed him into racing, and both died within a year of each other.
Robert Arthur "Bobby" Allison

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#186903 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
VI) Her first professional role at the age of 13 was on “My Three Sons”. Directly after that, she auditioned for and won the role of Louisa Von Trapp in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music”(1965).(Personality, please)(03 December, 1949) guest starred in several television series throughout the 1970s and '80s and did several television pilots and movies for television, including “Tail Gunner Joe”(1977) with Peter Boyle, and “James Dean: Portrait of a Friend”(1976) with Stephen McHattie, Michael Brandon and Amy Irving. She starred in the popular cult favorite “SSSSSSS”(1973) with Strother Martin and Dirk Benedict, in the series “Logan's Run”(1977 - 78) with Gregory Harrison, and in the film “Piranha”(1978) with Bradford Dillman.
Heather Menzies

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#186904 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
VII) He is one of three men to have won the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race four times (1979, 1984, 1988, 1991), and the current record-holder for pole positions in the race with six (1979, 1982, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1991).(Personality, please)(03 December, 1951) is also a three-time Indycar national champion (1979, 1981 and 1982).
Rick Ravon Mears

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#186905 Dec 3, 2012
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VIII) An American film actress,(Personality, please)(03 December, 1960) is best known for her performances in the films “Splash”(1984),“Blade Runner”(1982),“Roxanne”(1987), “Wall Street”(1987),“Steel Magnolias”(1989), and “Kill Bill”(2003 - 04).
Daryl [Christine] Hannah

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#186906 Dec 3, 2012
Fifth Generation wrote:
IX) Look for her in such films as “The Big Lebowski”(1998),“Magnolia”(199 9),“Hannibal”(2001), and “The Forgotten”(2004). She also received three more Academy Award nominations for her performances in “The End of the Affair”(1999),“Far From Heaven”, and “The Hours”(both 2002). Her most recent notable roles include “The Kids Are All Right”(2010),“Crazy, Stupid, Love”(2011), and the HBO film “Game Change”(2012), in which she portrayed Sarah Palin.
Julianne Moore [Julie Anne Smith]

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#186907 Dec 3, 2012
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X) This Canadian-American film and stage actor portrayed Rick O'Connell in the three-part “Mummy” film series (1999, 2001, and 2008), and is known for his comedic and fantasy film leading roles in major Hollywood films, including “Encino Man”(1992),“George of the Jungle”(1997),“Dudley Do-Right”(1999),“Monkeybone”(2 001),“Looney Tunes: Back in Action”(2003),“Journey to the Center of the Earth”(2008), and “Inkheart”(2009).(Personality, please) has also appeared in numerous dramatic roles, including “Crash”(2004) and “The Quiet American”(2002).
Brendan Fraser

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#186908 Dec 3, 2012
01) On 04 December, 1812,(Personality, please) patented the power mower.
<I wonder if pumpkins taste good.>
A) Peter Gaillard
B) Kenesaw Mountain Landis
C) George Moscone
D) O.J. Simpson

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#186909 Dec 3, 2012
02) On this date in 1918, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson set sail for (Country, s’il vous plait) to attend the Versailles Peace Conference. Wilson became the first chief executive to travel to Europe while in office.
A) France
B) Lebanon

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#186910 Dec 3, 2012
03) On this date in 1943, Baseball Commissioner (Personality, please) announced that any club was free to employ black players.
<I wonder how many people are named for terrain.>
A) Peter Gaillard
B) Kenesaw Mountain Landis
C) George Moscone
D) O.J. Simpson

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#186911 Dec 3, 2012
04) On this date in 1945, the (Governmental Body, please) approved American participation in the United Nations.
A) U.S. Congress
B) U.S. Senate

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#186912 Dec 3, 2012
05) On this date in 1965, the U.S. launched (Name of Vessel, please) with Air Force Lt. Col. Frank Borman and Navy Comdr. James A. Lovell on board.
<Are they twins?>
A) Gemini 7
B) Pioneer 10

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#186913 Dec 3, 2012
06) On this date in 1973,(Name of Vessel, please) reached Jupiter.
A) Gemini 7
B) Pioneer 10

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#186914 Dec 3, 2012
07) On this date in 1978, Dianne Feinstein became San Francisco's first woman mayor when she was named to replace (Personality, please).
<His surname sounds suspiciously as if he’d come from a town in Russia.>
A) Peter Gaillard
B) Kenesaw Mountain Landis
C) George Moscone
D) O.J. Simpson

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#186915 Dec 3, 2012
08) On this date in 1986, both houses of the (Governmental Body, please) moved to establish special committees to conduct their own investigations of the Iran-Contra affair.
A) U.S. Congress
B) U.S. Senate

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#186916 Dec 3, 2012
09) On this date in 1991, Associated Press correspondent Terry Anderson was released after nearly seven years in captivity in (Country, please).
<Not in Kansas, Dorothy!>
A) France
B) Lebanon

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#186917 Dec 3, 2012
10) On this date in 2001,(Personality, please)’s home in Florida was raided by the FBI in an ongoing two year international investigation into drug trafficking, satellite service pilfering and money laundering. Some satellite equipment was taken from the home and no drugs were found.
A) Peter Gaillard
B) Kenesaw Mountain Landis
C) George Moscone
D) O.J. Simpson

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#186918 Dec 3, 2012
I) This Canadian-born, Southern California-raised retired singer and actress appeared in a number of musical films in the 1930s and 1940s singing standards as well as operatic arias. She made her first film appearance in 1936 with Judy Garland in “Every Sunday”, and subsequently signed a contract with Universal Studios. Her success as the ideal teenage daughter in films such as “Three Smart Girls” (1936) was credited with saving the studio from bankruptcy. In 1938 (Personality, please) (04 December, 1921) was awarded the Academy Juvenile Award.

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#186919 Dec 3, 2012
II) Actor, screenwriter, producer, and director, (Personality, please) (04 December, 1937) is best known for playing Jethro Bodine on “The Beverly Hillbillies”.

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#186920 Dec 3, 2012
III) An American rock and roll singer,(Personality, please)(04 December, 1939)’s biggest international hits included "Tallahassee Lassie", "Way Down Yonder In New Orleans", and "Palisades Park”.

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