Tuesday Trivia: August 16, 2022

1 minutes
Answer this Oklahoma trivia question to receive awesome prizes!

Test your Oklahoma knowledge and win prizes by answering our weekly Tuesday Trivia question. Every week, we’ll choose a winner from the correct respondents to receive a prize—from an Okie sticker to a subscription to Oklahoma Today and more.

While the impact of his life was felt around the globe, nowhere is Will Rogers more beloved than in Oklahoma. This week, 87 years ago, two of our state's most famous folks died in the same plane crash. Rogers—movie star, comedian, commentator, and a deft hand with a rope—was riding with one-eyed barnstormer Wiley Post when bad weather forced the pair to land in a lagoon. When they took off again, something when awry and the plane crashed upside down in the shallow water, killing both men instantly.

Where did the Will Rogers and Wiley Post crash take place?

Submit your answer

I understand this information may be used for marketing
Written By
Greg Elwell

Web Editor Greg Elwell worked for newspapers, medical research organizations, and government institutions before he joined the magazine.

Greg Elwell
Previous Blog

"Weekly Events Calendar, August 15-21, 2022"

Next Blog

"Wild Things"

You May Like

Weekly Events Calendar, September 26-October 2, 2022

Things to do in Oklahoma this week: Celebrate Belle Starr, look at the stars, and Bigfoot is the star of the festival.

Things to do in Oklahoma this week: Celebrate Belle Starr, look at the stars, and Bigfoot is the star of the festival.

By Greg Elwell | 4 min read Read BLOG

Tuesday Trivia: September 20, 2022

The Sooner State played a role in the romance of a foreign prince and princess. Learn more in this week's Tuesday Trivia.

The Sooner State played a role in the romance of a foreign prince and princess. Learn more in this week's Tuesday Trivia.

By Greg Elwell | 1 min read Read BLOG

Wild Things

The Oklahoma City Zoo's "Wild Encounters" put visitors in contact with out-of-reach animals for an unforgettable experience.

The Oklahoma City Zoo's "Wild Encounters" put visitors in contact with out-of-reach animals for an unforgettable experience.

By Greg Elwell | 7 min read Read BLOG