What Do You Know About Russell Simmons? Trivia Quiz

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What Do You Know About Russell Simmons? Trivia Quiz

This quiz assesses your knowledge about Russell Simmon's life. He is an American writer, entrepreneur, film producer, and chief executive officer of Rush Communications. He is the brain behind Def Jam music label and several clothing lines such as Tantris and Phat Farm. Russell Simmons discovered his passion for music in childhood. What do you know about him?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How much was he worth in 2011?
    • A. 

      $340 million 

    • B. 

      $233 million 

    • C. 

      $483 million 

    • D. 

      $241 million 

  • 2. 
    Which of these businesses is not owned by him? 
    • A. 

      Global Grind 

    • B. 

      Amazon Tetris 

    • C. 

      Phat Farm 

    • D. 

      All Def Digital 

  • 3. 
    When did he get remarried to Kimora Lee? 
    • A. 

      1993 

    • B. 

      1991

    • C. 

      1993

    • D. 

      1998

  • 4. 
    What is the name of his brother? 
    • A. 

      Arthur 

    • B. 

      Edward 

    • C. 

      Richard 

    • D. 

      Daniel 

  • 5. 
    What is his relationship with Joseph Simmons? 
    • A. 

      Father 

    • B. 

      Cousin 

    • C. 

      Uncle 

    • D. 

      Brother 

  • 6. 
    When did he graduate from High School? 
    • A. 

      1978

    • B. 

      1965

    • C. 

      1975

    • D. 

      1979

  • 7. 
    When was he awarded an honorary doctorate degree by Claremont Lincoln University? 
    • A. 

      1991

    • B. 

      1993

    • C. 

      2003

    • D. 

      2004 

  • 8. 
    Who cofounded Def Jam with him? 
    • A. 

      Matt Stewart

    • B. 

      Joshua Bells 

    • C. 

      Mark Walter 

    • D. 

      Rick Rubin 

  • 9. 
    When did he start Def Jam? 
    • A. 

      1979

    • B. 

      1983

    • C. 

      1981

    • D. 

      1989

  • 10. 
    When was he featured in Krush Groove? 
    • A. 

      1987

    • B. 

      1989

    • C. 

      1985

    • D. 

      1988

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