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Christmas and Santa Claus
History Trivia Questions

So you think you know all about
Santa, Saint Nicholas and Christmas?
Then play the Christmas History trivia game!

  The difference between O'Hanlon & Hertha?  Nast & Knickerbocker?  Bari & Befana?  Try this Trivia Quiz to see how many questions you answer correctly!
Instructions:  Read the questions, click on the answers and then on "Display Score" to see how you did.  click Show Answers to see the correct answer and comments.  Then click on New Questions! to start a new Quiz with new questions!

1.  When was the poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas" written?

2.  From his illustrations for Coca-Cola, which of the following is the only characteristic of the modern Santa Claus Haddon Sundblom is generally credited with?

3.  When were electric Christmas lights invented?

4.  On September 21, 1897, the New York Sun wrote its famous reply to a young girl's question about the existence of Santa Claus. What was the little girl's name?

5.  Where was the Christmas carol "Silent Night" first played?

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