Stan’s Triviabits


n How your humble New York-born trivia author remembers the number of plays attributed to William Shakespeare: It’s the same as the uniform number of Yankee/Met manager Casey Stengel: 37.

n Her familiar figure notwithstanding, Italian-born film star Sophia Loren was very thin as a youngster. Her childhood nickname was “Stuzzicadenti,” which is the Italian word for “toothpick.”

The only U.S. president to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize was:

A) Theodore Roosevelt

B) Franklin D. Roosevelt

C) John F. Kennedy

D) Jimmy Carter

Tuesday’s answer: Wonder Bowl was the name of the first Tupperware product sold by Earl Tupper in 1947.