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Rank:12
Crayon: Red
Family:Red
Swatch:
Intro Year:1903
Original Box:Studio & School 12
Celebrity Favorites:Courtney Cox, Bill Haselman, Marc John Jefferies, Rafael Palmeiro

Unique Color Information

Personality Traits
hot, energetic, loud, courageous, powerful, exciting, love, speed up the pulse, fire, heat, blood, heart, winner, achiever, intense, impulsive, active, competitive, daring, aggressive, passionate, animated, optimistic, emotional, extroverted, strength

Cultural Meanings
The Greeks dye Easter eggs red for good luck.

History
The Romans believed a red flag was a symbol for battle. The ancient Greeks believed red coral to be a symbol of immortality.

Sports
Football coach Knute Rockne tried to stimulate his players for a game by painting the locker room red, while the opposing side was housed in a relaxing blue colored locker room. Washington Redskins, Detroit Red Wings, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds

Music
“Red” (Frank Sinatra)

Movies
The Red Badge of Courage (1951), Lady in Red (1979), Reds (1981)

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Coloring & Activities
No.12 Red
No.12 Red Teddy Bear Match-Up
Teddy Bear Match-Up