Most South American countries were largely colonized by the Spanish, but it is estimated that 80% of the Brazilian population has at least one Portuguese ancestor. There is also significant African, Arabic, Italian, German, Japanese, and Spanish influence as can be seen in the most common surnames in Brazil. Printable Word Search  Read More →

Here are the emperors and empresses that have ruled Japan over the past 600 years. These are not their personal names but the names they are given posthumously. The current Emperor, Kinjo, will likely be renamed Emperor Heisei after his death. Printable Word Search  Read More →

Time magazine was first published in 1923 and making the cover of Time has usually been an indicator of a person’s notability, fame or notoriety. Here are the first twenty-six people that graced the cover of Time magazine. How many of these names do you recognize? Printable Word Search  Read More →

Since 1911, the Indianapolis 500 has been held every year on Memorial Day weekend except for a total of six years when the race was not held due to WWI and WWII. The most wins by one driver is four with only eighteen drivers winning more than once in its nearly one hundred year history. Printable Word Search  Read More →

“The Love Boat” aired from 1977 – 1986 with hundreds of guest stars over the seasons. Here are twenty-five of the more famous male actors who guest starred at some time during those nine seasons. Printable Word Search  Read More →

“The Love Boat” aired from 1977 – 1986 with hundreds of guest stars over the seasons. Here are twenty-five of the more famous female actors who guest starred at some time during those nine seasons. Printable Word Search  Read More →

A small group of Navajo men, referred to as the Navajo Code Talkers, created an ingenious code for the U.S. military during World War II that the Japanese were unable to break, saving countless lives in the Pacific theater. According to the Naval History & Heritage Command, here are the Navajo words and literal translations for some of the ships. Learn more about the Code Talkers at http://navajocodetalkers.org Printable Word Search  Read More →

The characteristics that a mother needs cannot be easily defined and are pretty much all-encompassing. When asked about the character traits they think they do have or should have, many mothers will name some of the following. Printable Word Search  Read More →

Here are thirty mothers from the Bible. Do you know who their husbands and children were? Can you remember their particular stories or significance? Printable Word Search  Read More →

There are well over 500 federally recognized tribal governments in the United States in addition to a number of tribes that are recognized by individual states but not the federal government. Here are some of the more well-known tribes. Printable Word Search  Read More →