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Balloon Flower
   belongs to the genus   
Platycodon
Albert Lamorisse
   wrote the screenplay for   
The Red Balloon
Won an Oscar for this original screenplay in 1956. He started out as a photographer then went into making short films which brought him a lot of success. He was killed in an helicopter crash while shooting a documentary.
David Niven
   wrote   
The Moon's a Balloon
Balloon Fiesta
   is held in   
New Mexico, U.S.A.
Albuquerque's nine-day celebration with over 750 hot-air balloons
The Yellow Balloon (1953)
   starred   
Andrew Ray, Kathleen Ryan and Kenneth More
Director: J. Lee Thompson. Also starred Bernard Lee, Stephen Fenemore & William Sylvester. Plot: One of two young boys accidentally falls to his death when playing in a bombed-out London neighborhood...
Ferdinand Von Zeppelin
   invented   
The Airship Balloon
1838-1917, German, July 2, 1900 first zeppelin flies, carrying 5 passengers a distance of 3.75 miles
Balloon
   is hobo slang for   
A Roll of Bedding Carried on the Back
Balloon
   in Spanish is   
Globo
Balloon Shark
   has the Latin name   
Cephaloscyllium Sufflans
_____ Balloon
   has the missing colour   
Black
The Goo Goo Dolls
S. A. Andree
   was/were the first   
Man to Die Trying to Reach the Geographic North Pole by Hydrogen Balloon
1897
Steve Fossett
   was/were the first   
Person to Fly Solo Around the World in an Air Balloon
2002
Balloon
   was created by   
Jules Verne
Hijacked Confederate balloon, from "The Mysterious Island"
Balloon Boy
   was perpetrated by   
Richard and Mayuri Heene
October 15, 2009 the world excited about the news of the six year old boy from Colorado, swept away a home-made balloon. His parents had previously participated in a reality show and wanted to become famous again.
Grabby Water Balloon
   is a humorous name for an   
Octopus
Nena
   released the single   
99 Red Balloons
1983; iconic tune from German band; #1 in the U.K.; peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100
Foals
   had a U.K. Top 40 single hit with   
Balloons
2007
99 _____ Balloons
   has the missing colour   
Red
Nena. Originally recorded in German as '99 Luftballons'
Michael Faraday
   invented   
Rubber Balloons
In 1824 - for use in his hydrogen experiments at the Royal Institution in London.
Nena
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
99 Red Balloons
February 26 1984 for 3 weeks
99 Red Balloons (99 Luftballons)
   was covered by   
Goldfinger
2000. Originally recorded by Nena (1983)
_____ Red Balloons
   contains the number   
99
Nena
William Pene Du Bois
   wrote   
The Twenty-One Balloons
1948
An Aeronaut
   was   
A Balloonist or Trapeze Artist in Circus or Music Hall






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