Some Famous Hispanic People

20 Questions | Total Attempts: 46

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Famous People Quizzes & Trivia

Taken from Teachers Discovery Famous People study guide, 9th grade students researched some facts about some famous Hispanic people and created this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When is La Virgen de Guadalupe celebrated every year?
    • A. 

      December 12

    • B. 

      January 5

    • C. 

      April 7

    • D. 

      October 31

  • 2. 
    What style did Pablo Picasso develop that he called the "______ Period" because he painted mostly in this color?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Flower

    • C. 

      Blue

    • D. 

      White

  • 3. 
    What sport did Pelé play?
    • A. 

      Tennis

    • B. 

      Basketball

    • C. 

      Bullfighting

    • D. 

      Soccer

  • 4. 
    Domenikos Theotokopoulos was the birthname of _____  ____________.
  • 5. 
    Roberto Clemente was the first Latin American name MVP for the National Football League..
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Zorro's distinctive mark was  ___________.
  • 7. 
    Why did world-famous bullfighter El Cordobés retire for good?
  • 8. 
    Cuauhtémoc was a Mayan Emperor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    What is the first name of guitarist/actress Charo?
    • A. 

      Guadalupe

    • B. 

      Carlota

    • C. 

      María

    • D. 

      Carmen

  • 10. 
    What two heroes were inspired by the fictional character Zorro?
    • A. 

      Batman and Robin

    • B. 

      Puss in Boots and Robin Hood

    • C. 

      Batman and Puss in Boots

  • 11. 
    Actress Sofia Loren won an Academy Award for the movie ______ _____________.
  • 12. 
    How many albums has singer Julio Iglesias recorded?
    • A. 

      1-100

    • B. 

      101-200

    • C. 

      201-300

    • D. 

      500-1000

  • 13. 
    Between 1040-1099 lived ___ ______________,  the national hero of Spain.
  • 14. 
    How old was Pelé when he won the World Cup?
    • A. 

      15

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      17

  • 15. 
    The first Mexican American to win an Academy Award was  ____________ ______________
  • 16. 
    Who did actor, band leader, and production company owner Desi Arnáz first marry?
  • 17. 
    Plácido Domingo can sing in how many languages?
    • A. 

      Six

    • B. 

      Five

    • C. 

      Ten

  • 18. 
    Don Juan is fictional.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Which countries did Simón Bolívar lead to independence from Spain?
    • A. 

      Venezuela, Guatemala, Costa Rica, and Mexico

    • B. 

      Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador and Peru

    • C. 

      Colombia, Mexico, Honduras and Belize

  • 20. 
    Singer José Feliciano has recorded more than ______ albums.