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Hall of Fame for Famous Polio Survivors

didb72Didb72 on 03/17/2009

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Trivia Quiz Some famous people survived the polio disease in their childhood and went on to become famous in their adulthood. I will give you clues describing a famous survivor and you will have to choose the right answer. Simple.

Definition (from "Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an acute viral infectious disease spread from person to person, primarily via the fecal-oral route." Enhanced vaccination efforts have almost led to global eradication.

Enjoy your quiz. My source is, and wikipedia.
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Difficulty:  Easy
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Comments (4)
Alvandy  (Level: 242.0)
Sat, 24th Oct '09 1:42 PM

excellent quiz- guessed at some- but learned great information

Lynnm  (Level: 238.2)
Mon, 20th Apr '09 1:46 PM

Loved this quiz. My mom was a polio survivor too!

Bg52  (Level: 57.2)
Thu, 16th Apr '09 1:22 AM

Great Quiz - Another (Canadian) songwriter who was afflicted by polio in the early 50's was Joni Anderson, who married a guy named Mitchell.

Adriano  (Level: 167.7)
Wed, 18th Mar '09 11:11 AM

Very interesting. Love learning new trivia.

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