September 2014 Trivia Answer & Winners

Ken Reckard ('82), Rusty Nelson ('71), Russ Steen ('62), Carl Pherson ('67, '71, '73) and Roger Chamberlain ('74) were the first five people to correctly answer the question!

Congratulations to Alison Leathers ('09), whose name was randomly selected from the pool of correct answers to win this month's trivia prize!

September trivia question: Gopher Homecoming celebrates 100 years this coming October! During one of those past 99 years, the U of M Homecoming Parade was actually billed as the world's longest - at 2 miles long and 170 cars and floats. What year was this?

a) 1921
b) 1942
c) 1951
d) 1965

Answer: b) 1942

U of M Homecoming has 100 years of history behind it! See more Homecoming history.