Doris Day - July 31, 2014

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

On this day in 1948, Doris Day had a hit with “It’s Magic.” Eight years later in 1956, she topped the charts again with “Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera Sera).”

TODAY’S TRIVIA QUESTION

Good girl Doris Day turned down a famously bad-girl role in a classic movie. Was it…

a)   Elizabeth Taylor’s role in BUtterfield 8

b)   Lana Turner’s role in The Postman Always Rings Twice

c)    Bonnie in Bonnie and Clyde

d)   Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate

Answer below!

 

TODAY’S EARWIG

Doris Day sings “Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera Sera),” featured in Alfred Hitchcock’s classic The Man Who Knew Too Much.

QUOTE OF THE DAY
Gratitude is riches. Complaint is poverty.
~Doris Day

 

PIC OF THE DAY

We found a Doris Day record at the American Treasure Tour. How many will you find?

We found a Doris Day record at the American Treasure Tour. How many will you find?

TRIVIA ANSWER

d) Mrs. Robinson in The Graduate. Anne Bancroft played the iconic role.