Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 15, 2019

by Diana Filer

  1. February comes from Februa, a purification festival, beginning in the late 14th century.
  2. T.S. Eliot had a cat named Jellylorum?
  3. British neurologist Roger Bannister was the first person to run a 4 minute mile. He did this in 1954 in Vancouver, BC.
  4. Glenn Close has had 7 Academy Award nominations in her career, including the latest for ‘The Wife’.  She has yet to win one.
  5. With offices in over 50 countries, SNC Lavalin has more than 50,000 employees.