How Well Do You Know Al Jolson?

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How Well Do You Know Al Jolson? - Quiz

Al Jolson was an American singer. Couple that with the fact that he was a stage and film actor, and a dynamic comedian. Throughout his career, he achieved a lot.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the original name of AI Jolson?
    • A. 

      Asa Yoelson

    • B. 

      Asa Jolson

    • C. 

      AI Yoelson

    • D. 

      Al Asa

  • 2. 
    In which year was AI Jolson born? 
    • A. 

      1885

    • B. 

      1886

    • C. 

      1887

    • D. 

      1888

  • 3. 
    What was the name of AI Jolson's blackface persona? 
    • A. 

      Gal

    • B. 

      Gaz

    • C. 

      Gus

    • D. 

      Guy

  • 4. 
    What is the title of AI Jolson’s first talking picture? 
    • A. 

      Jazz Singer

    • B. 

      The Singing Fool

    • C. 

      A Plantation Act

    • D. 

      Mammy

  • 5. 
    Who directed “Hallelujah, I'm a Bum”? 
    • A. 

      AI Jolson

    • B. 

      Ben Hetcht

    • C. 

      Richard Rodgers

    • D. 

      Lewis Milestone

  • 6. 
    AI Jolson co-starred with his ______ in “Go Into Your Dance”.
    • A. 

      Wife

    • B. 

      Son

    • C. 

      Sister

    • D. 

      Brother

  • 7. 
    What was AI Jolson's first movie with 20th Century Fox?
    • A. 

      Rose of Washington Square Power

    • B. 

      The Singing Kid

    • C. 

      Wonder Bar

    • D. 

      Mammy

  • 8. 
    Who played Jolson in “The Jolson Story”? 
    • A. 

      Larry Parks

    • B. 

      Harry Cohn

    • C. 

      AI Jolson

    • D. 

      Joseph Lewis

  • 9. 
    Who was AI Jolson's fourth wife?
    • A. 

      Henrietta Kelle

    • B. 

      Alma Osbourne

    • C. 

      Ruby Keeler

    • D. 

      Erle Galbraith

  • 10. 
    In which year did AI Jolson die?
    • A. 

      1950

    • B. 

      1951

    • C. 

      1953

    • D. 

      1952

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