Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Trivia Tuesday

Paul McCartney's schoolboy idol was Little Richard, and "Long Tall Sally" was the first song McCartney performed in public, at a Butlins holiday camp talent competition.


Here's Little Richard singing "Long Tall Sally" in 1956

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Australia has the biggest camel population in the world.
You can read about Australia's feral camels by clicking HERE.

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On August 22, 565 - Columba, an Irish missionary, reported seeing a monster in Loch Ness, Scotland.



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 Venice’s Grand Canal isn’t a canal, it’s a seawater channel.

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On August 9, 1930 - Betty Boop made her cartoon debut in Dizzy Dishes.

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Ancient Rome became the first city to reach a population of one million in 5 B.C. It would be more than eighteen centuries before the second such city, London, would reach that milestone in 1800.


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Aretha Franklin sang at the inaugurations for three American Presidents:
Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton and Barack Obama.


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That's all for today.

Have a great week!!

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