Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Trivia Tuesday

Which city's streets inspired several of the Simpsons' character names? Portland, OR.  



Samuel L. Jackson didn’t get his first movie role until he was 46.



On June 24, 1916 - Mary Pickford became the first female film star to sign a million dollar contract (with Adolph Zukor/Paramount).


On June 29, 1974 - Mikhail Baryshnikov defected from the Soviet Union to Canada while on tour with the Kirov Ballet.


On June 30, 1936 - Margaret Mitchell's GONE WITH THE WIND was published.



Which musician helped fund the USS Arizona Memorial? Elvis Presley


Which state as More Toll Roads Than Any Other State? Florida


What instrument did Al Capone play in his prison band? Banjo


That's all for today.
Have a good week!!

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