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. The 2018 film Ocean’s 8 features eight female leads, including Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, and Mindy Kaling. Who are the other two leading ladies?
  2. Which famous filmmaker once aspired to be a race car driver but gave up the dream after surviving a car accident three days before his high school graduation?
  3. In what year was New Year’s Eve first celebrated in New York City’s Times Square with a ball drop?
  4. Where in the world do people ring in the new year by walking suitcases around the block in the hope of ensuring a travel-filled year?
  5. Halley’s Comet passes by Earth about every 75 years. When is it next projected to return?

This Week’s Answers:

  1. Sarah Paulson and Awkwafina. The women attempt a heist at the annual Met Gala in New York City.
  2. George Lucas. Fortunately for Star Wars fans, Lucas found a new path in life: making films.
  3. 1907. The first ball was made of iron and wood and weighed 700 pounds.
  4. Columbia.
  5. 2061. The comet last passed Earth in 1986.

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