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CHRISTMAS TRIVIA IV

31) In Chile, how does Old Man Christmas enter homes?


In Chile, Old Man Christmas is said to enter homes through a window.

32) According to the popular song, what did a reindeer do to grandma?


According to Randy Brooks' "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer", Grandma got run over by a reindeer, walking home from our house Christmas Eve.

33) What is the Chinese Santa Claus called?


China's Dun Che Lao Ren (Christmas Old Man) arrives during the Chinese Holy Birth Festival to fill children's stockings with gifts.

34) Who were the Magi?


The Magi were three Wise Men who visited Jesus after his birth, bearing gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

35) What famous Christmas song was originally written for Thanksgiving?


"Jingle Bells" was originally composed for children to sing in a Boston Sunday School celebration. It was meant for the Thanksgiving season and had no connection to Christmas.

36) Who was seated next to me a day or two ago in the song "Jingle Bells"?


A day or two ago
I thought I'd take a ride
And soon Miss Fanny Bright
Was seated by my side;
The horse was lean and lank;
Misfortune seemed his lot;
He got into a drifted bank
And we, we got upsot!

37) What did General Sherman give Abraham Lincoln for Christmas in 1864?


After capturing the city in his famous March to the Sea from Atlanta, General Sherman sent President Lincoln a telegram saying, "I beg to present to you as a Christmas gift the city of Savannah."

38) In the song "Winter Wonderland", who do they pretend the snowman is?


In the meadow we can build a snowman
Then pretend that he is Parson Brown

39) What color is snoopy's doghouse in A Charlie Brown Christmas?


Snoopy's dog house is blue in this holiday special. In subsequent specials it is red.

40) In "The 12 Days of Christmas", how many total gifts does her true love give to her?


She gets 1 partridge in a pear tree on each of the 12 days (12); She gets 2 turtle doves on the last 11 days (22); She gets 3 french hens on the last 10 days (30); She gets 4 calling birds on the last 9 days (36); She gets 5 gold rings on the last 8 days (40); She gets 6 geese a-laying on the last 7 days (42); She gets 7 swans a-swimming on the last 6 days (42); She gets 8 maids a-milking on the last 5 days (40); She gets 9 ladies dancing on the last 4 days (36); She gets 10 lords a-leaping on the last 3 days (30); She gets 11 pipers piping on the last 2 days (22); She gets 12 drummers drumming on the last day (12) ... for a total of 364 gifts.

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