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In what hotel did the first ever NFL Draft take place, in 1936?

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What was first stolen during a Cal-Berkeley baseball game in 1899? (Two word answer. Worth reading about. Fun story.)

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Beverly Cleary turns 100 on Wednesday. What was the first book she ever had published, in 1950? (It featured Ramona Quimby.)

 

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Who had a hit with the 1957 song, Catch a Falling Star?

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What Roman emperor was assassinated on March 28th, 193 AD?

 

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Who do we have to thanks to the sexy smell of a cologne called Blue Seduction?

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The deadliest blizzard in US history took place in what year, when snows of 40-50 inches killed over 400 people, including 200 in NYC alone?

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A statue of this man in Dublin was blown up on March 8th, 1966. Who was he?

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Warren Beatty won an Oscar for Best Director for directing the film Reds, which was about the man who wrote Ten Days That Shook the World. Who was this journalist?

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JESSEBEL-Nice14This R&B singer who wrote the songs Earth Angel and Guess Who died in a car crash on February 6th, 1960. Who was he?

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Frank and April’s doomed romance drives this 1961 novel by Richard Yates.

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What author with cerebral palsy wrote the autobiography My Left Foot in 1954?

 

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What part of the brain gets its name from the Greek for “seahorse”?

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In what city will you find “America’s Stonehenge”?