Today is Thursday February 23, 2017
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Trivia Quiz

The Triva Quiz is heard Monday through Friday morning at 7:42. Winners must wait 30 days before they can win again.

Questions, Answers and Winners!

Thursday 2/23
Who won 5 Grammys, one for every category in which nominated, in 2003?
Answer: Norah Jones
Winner: David Williams

Wednesday 2/22
What movie won best picture Oscar in 2015?
Answer: Birdman
Winner: James Lowe of Starville

Tuesday 2/21
Who was 1st African-American head coach in the NFL?
Answer: Fritz Pollard
Winner: Chase Ashby of Troup

Monday 2/20
What was Clint Eastwoods first film as a director?
Answer: Play Misty for Me
Winner: WH Harber of Tyler

Wednesday 2/15
On Scooby Doo, what was Shaggy’s real name?
Answer: Norville
Winner: Chriss Chappa of Hawkins

Tuesday 2/14
Who was first president to be photographed while in office?
Answer: James Polk
Winner: Sladen Hogan of Gilmer

Friday 2/3
How many times has Houston hosted the Super Bowl?
Answer: 3
Winner: Kevin Johnston of Henderson

Thursday 2/2
Which body part stays the same size from birth?
Answer: Cornea
Winner: Debbie Griffin of Jacksonville

Wednesday 2/1
What undefeated team won the Super Bowl in ’72?
Answer: Miami Dolphins
Winner: Mark Lusk of Tyler

Tuesday 1/31
What is KC of KC and Sunshine Band’s real name?
Answer: Harry Wayne Casey
Winner: Marcy Newsom

Monday 1/30
What was Tonto’s horse’s name?
Answer: Scout
Winner: Tom Ward of Chapel Hill

Friday 1/27
Name the Texas town where an oil well was drilled through the floor of a bank.
Answer: Kilgore
Winner: Rebecca Sanders of Tyler

Thursday 1/26
What 2 nations are alluded to in the first 2 lines of the Marine Hymn?
Answer: Mexico and Libya
Winner: CG Mata of Overton

Wednesday 1/25
What country did the US invade under the code name “Just Cause?”
Answer: Panama
Winner: Roger Pharr of Tyler

Tuesday 1/24
Name the Gangster that said “they can’t collect legal taxes on illegal money”
Answer: Al Capone
Winner: Joe Stacener of Tyler

Monday 1/23
Who followed Michael Keaton as Batman?
Answer: Val Kilmer
Winner: Randal Jackson of Winona

Friday 1/20
Who was first president to be inaugurated on January 20th?
Answer: FDR
Winner: Ron Van Ness of Tyler

Thursday 1/19
Who was the 2nd actor to play Darren Stevens on Bewitched?
Answer: Dick Sargent
Winner: Larry Jowell of Tyler

Wednesday 1/18
What was the former name of New York?
Answer: New Amsterdam
Winner: Debbie Murphy of Tyler

Tuesday 1/17
How many squares on a checker/chess board?
Answer: 64
Winner: Nathaniel Moran of Tyler

Monday 1/16
What kind of golf ball did Kramer sink into a whale’s blowhole?
Answer: Titlist
Winner: Cliff Kolinger of Lindale

Friday 1/13
Who said, “A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on?”
Answer: Winston Churchill
No winner

Thursday 1/12
What was Motown Records originally known as?
Answer: Tamla Records
Winner: Jack Clephas of Tyler

Wednesday 1/11
Name the first person to fly solo across any part of the Pacific Ocean.
Answer: Amelia Earhart
Winner: Ray Terry of Whitehouse

Tuesday 1/10
Name the Benedictine monk who invented champagne.
Answer: Dom Perignon
Winner: Will Christian of Tyler

Monday 1/9
Which president took the oath of office on 2 bibles?
Answer: Obama
Winner: Drew Boring of Tyler

Friday 1/6
Who wrote “The Great Gatsby?”
Answer: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Winner: Rick Boone of Flint

Thursday 1/5
Who was the 30th President?
Answer: Calvin Coolidge
Winner: James Aldridge of Bullard

Wednesday 1/4
Who is the guest vocalist on the song Shiny Happy People by REM?
Answer: Kate Peirson
Winner: Rich Heldman of Tyler

Tuesday 1/3
In what year did Alaska become the 49th state?
Answer: 1959
Winner: Charles Richter of Tyler