In the following section, we give you some questions that will help you organize a Christmas quiz, which is one of the easiest activities to plan. Most of the questions are not too difficult, as this is intended to be a fun activity which involves all generations feasting together under the decorative lights of Christmas. However, these questions will definitely help you understand more than what you already know about this day.
Fun Christmas Trivia Questions and Answers
. Who created Rudolph, the most popular reindeer of Santa Claus?
Robert L. May, created Rudolph in 1939, when he wrote a Christmas-themed story-poem to attract customers in his department store.
. Who was the star of the Christmas movie 'Jingle All the Way'?
. What is the first name of Scrooge, the principal character of the novel, A Christmas Carol
. How many reindeer drive Santa Claus' sleigh (counting Rudolph)?
. Who once stole Christmas?
. Who was the author of 'A Christmas Carol'?
. Who was the star of the movie titled 'White Christmas'?
. Which Christmas carol did Jimmy Boyd make famous when he was just 13 years old?
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
. Which country was the first to use the tradition of Christmas trees?
. Who invented electric Christmas lights?
Thomas Edison in 1880
. The legend of Santa Claus is associated with which saint or monk?
. Which was the last US state to declare an official holiday for Christmas?
. Which was the first country to issue a Christmas postage stamp?
. When was the world's first Christmas card sent?
In 1843, the same year Charles Dickens wrote, A Christmas Carol.
. When was Christmas declared as a federal holiday?
. Which country has a tradition of a witch dropping gifts for children through the chimney at Christmas?
. Which of the following is not the name of one of Santa's reindeer - Dasher, Donner, Doppler, and Dancer?
. What is Santa Claus called in France?
. Which country is the largest exporter of Christmas trees?
. Which American President banned Christmas trees in the White House?
. How many days do we have between Christmas and the Epiphany?
. Which country follows the tradition to light candles on the graves of relatives, on Christmas eve?
. Where did the Nativity take place?
. Which of these was not a gift given by the 'Wise Men' to Baby Jesus - gold, silver, myrrh, or frankincense?
. Which company made the concept of Santa Claus popular worldwide?
. Which popular Christmas song was penned by James Lord Pierpont?
. How many ghosts are there in 'A Christmas Carol'?
. Which of Santa's reindeer is named after another animal?
. Who was the first person to wear a tailored Santa costume and walk around the store, distributing gifts?
James Edgar, in 1890.
. Is there a Mrs. Santa Claus?
. December 26th
, the day after Christmas is celebrated as ___________?
Boxing day, where gifts are given to employees by their bosses.
. What was the name of the animated Christmas movie featuring Tom Hanks?
The Polar Express
. Who designed the first Christmas card?
Commissioned by Sir Henry Cole, the first Christmas card was designed by John Callcott Horsley.
. Why are Christmas candy canes red and white in color?
The color white symbolizes the purity of Jesus, and the color red symbolizes the blood that Jesus shed for us.
. Who helps Santa Claus in making his gifts?
Elves and Mrs. Claus!
. According to the Holy Bible, Jesus Christ was born in a ___________.
. Which Christmas song holds the credit as the most-selling Christmas single of all time?
. Should you believe us when we say that once upon a time, Christmas celebrations were banned in England?
. What are the popular Christmas colors after red and green?
Silver and Gold
. According to the Italian tradition, who delivers gifts to good children on the eve of Epiphany?
An old lady/witch named Befana.