Trivia Tuesday: 5 New Trivia Questions from “Page-A-Day”

365 Days of Amazing Trivia! Page-A-Day Calendar 2020 by Workman Publishing

Every Tuesday is a Trivia Tuesday on AmericaJR… Look for five new trivia questions and answers from the “365 Amazing Trivia Facts for 2020” calendar…

This Week’s Questions:

  1. What was the name of the first cat to voyage to outer space?
  2. Name the famous writer who penned the following line: “The world is a stage, but the play is badly cast.”
  3. Who successfully lobbed Abraham Lincoln to make Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1863?
  4. What kind of liquor is used in Bloody Mary cocktails?
  5. What stage name does actor Donald Glover use when he records and performs music?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Felicette. This little tuxedo cat entered space on board a French Veronique AGI rocket on October 24, 1963.
  2. Oscar Wilde. The line, which comes from “Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime,” is likely a cheeky nod to Shakespeare’s oft-quoted line “All the world’s a stage.”
  3. Sarah Josepha Hale. Hale was editor of Godey’s Lady’s Book, a hugely popular periodical at the time.
  4. Vodka. The fiery drink, which includes tomato juice and spices, is a popular brunch cocktail.
  5. Childish Gambino. Glover’s albums include Because the Internet and “Awaken, My Love!”

Source: Workman Publishing / “Page-A-Day”


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