07/02/09 Grif.Net – 4th of July Trivia (part 2)

07/02/09 Grif.Net – 4th of July Trivia (part 2)

Part of the correct answer to EVERY question is the 4th of July. What is
missing, however, is the YEAR. Of course, THAT is the hard part!!

11. Dear Abby and Ann Landers (twins Esther Pauline and Pauline Esther) were
born = July 4th, ____

12. The very first National Independence Day Party was held in the White
House = July 4th, ____

13. Writer Henry David Thoreau moved to a cabin on the shore of Walden Pond
= July 4th, ____

14. Vicksburg, the Gibraltar of the South, fell to Union forces = July 4th,

15. Beloved American composer and song writer Stephen Foster was born = July
4th, ____

16. 30th President of the United States, Calvin Coolidge, was born = July
4th, ____

17. Colorado enters the Union as the Centennial State = July 4th, ____

18. Bristol, Rhode Island, is home to the oldest continuous Independence Day
celebration, held annually since = July 4th, ____

19. This day was first called “Independence Day” on = July 4th, ____

20. 3rd President of the United States Thomas Jefferson died = July 4th,

Dr Bob Griffin
“Jesus knows me, this I love”