Portal Forum General General Discussion Totally Random Trivia: 2022 Reply To: Totally Random Trivia: 2022

#141448 Quote
ZwakZwak
Moderator
  • GoldenHas donated $ to the upkeep of GPL
Up
0
Down
::

Questions for

Theme Thursday, March 17, 2022

Other Saints: It’s Saint Patrick’s Day, but here are five questions about other saints!

Answers in tomorrow’s email.

1. Worldwide, what is the largest city (by population) that is named after a saint?

2. How about just in the U.S. – what is the most populous city in the United States named after a saint?

3. Pope Francis chose his papal name to honor Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals. How many other popes have taken on the papal name Francis?

4. Singer-songwriter Buffy Sainte-Marie is the only Native American person to win an Oscar, which she did for co-writing what song, performed by Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes, from the film “An Officer and A Gentleman”?

5. Residents of Basseterre might know that what name is a nickname for Christopher, and not just the fancy cars from “Knight Rider”?