Post Quiz: Odd Jobs

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Post Quiz: Odd Jobs

Before they were famous, they did other things to make ends meet. Match the famous person to their odd job.

  1. Physicist Albert Einstein
  2. Singer Elvis Presley
  3. Composer George Gershwin
  4. Singer/songwriter Don McLean
  5. Novelist and h2g2 Founder Douglas Adams
  6. Singer Perry Como
  7. Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
  8. US President Abraham Lincoln
  9. Novelist Mark Twain
  10. Mystery Writer Dorothy Sayers
  • Postmaster
  • Barber
  • Newspaper carrier
  • Advertising copywriter
  • Steamboat pilot
  • Research chemist
  • Song plugger
  • Chicken shed cleaner
  • Truck driver
  • Patent examiner

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Students doing a variety of menial tasks, including toilet cleaning, dish washing and floor sweeping.
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