Where are they from?

Random Geography or country Quiz

Can you name the country that these famous figures were born in?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Share
Tweet
Email
Embed
Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Keanu ReevesActor (The Matrix)
Freddy KeiahoProfessional American Football Player
Niels BohrPhysicist, Nobel Laureate
Hristo StoichkovInternational Footballer, former Ballon d'Or recipient
Emmanuel AdebayorInternational Footballer
Amitabh BachchanActor & Singer (Zanjeer)
Sérgio MendesJazz Musician
Pablo NerudaPoet, Nobel Laureate
Benazir BhuttoRevolutionary Politician
Siddhārtha GautamaSpiritualist, founder of Bhuddism
Louis B MayerHollywood Producer
Jimmy ChooFashion Designer
Gavrilo PrincipNationalist, Assassin, Instigator of World War I
RihannaR&B Singer
U ThantFormer UN Secretary-General
Debbie Ferguson-McKenzieOlympic Gold-Medallist
Sir Edmund HillaryConqueror of Mount Everest
Pyotr TchaikovskyClassical Composer
Eva HerzigováSupermodel
Frankie FredericksOlympic Silver-Medallist
Kim Yong-ilPolitician
Charles-Édouard Brown-SéquardNeurophysiologist, describer of Brown-Séquard syndrome
Fidel CastroCommunist Leader, Revolutionary
BjörkAlternative Singer
Ban Ki-moonIncumbent UN Secretary-General
Paul RusesabaginaHumanitarian
ImanSupermodel
Wyclef JeanMusician/Rapper, Producer
Sharbat Gula Subject of the most famous photograph in National Geographic's history
Bianca JaggerHuman Rights Advocate/Ambassador
Serge BlancoInternational Rugby Union Player
Cleopatra VIIQueen/Pharoah
Saddam HusseinPolitician, Dictator, War Criminal
Roger FedererProfessional Tennis Player
Audrey HepburnActress (Breakfast at Tiffany's)
Hicham El GuerroujOlympic Gold-Medallist
Paulo WanchopeFormer International Footballer
Sir Donald BradmanTest Cricketer
Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Vlad III the ImpalerPrince
Neil ArmstrongAstronaut & First Man on the Moon
Hakeem OlajuwonFormer Professional Basketball Player
Hồ Chí MinhPolitician, Communist Revolutionary
Hassanal BolkiahSultan
Javier Pérez de CuéllarFormer UN Secretary-General
Mika HäkkinenFormula 1 World Champion
Sun TzuMilitary Leader, Author (The Art of War)
Coco ChanelFashion Designer
Mikhail BaryshnikovBallet Dancer
Armin Tamzarian aka Seymour SkinnerFictitious Elementary School Principal
Milla JovovichActress (Resident Evil)
Borat SagdiyevFictional TV Presenter
ShakiraPop Star
Pope Benedict XVIIncumbent Pope & Head of Catholic Church
Sir Viv RichardsTest Cricketer
Vasco da GamaExplorer
Billy OceanPop Musician
Barack Hussein Obama, Sr.Father of Barack Obama, Incumbent President of the United States
Usain BoltOlympic Gold-Medallist
Brian LimaFormer International Rugby Union Player
RembrandtPortrait/Religious Painter
Marco PoloExplorer
Shabani NondaInternational Footballer
Kim CollinsWorld Athletics Championships Gold-Medallist
Garry KasparovChess Grandmaster
Mother TeresaNun/Humanitarian
Mehmed IISultan & Conqueror of Constantinople
Alexander the GreatEmperor, Military Leader
Frida KahloSurrealist Painter
MuhammadProphet, Founder of Islam
Djimon HounsouActor (Gladiator)
Paradorn SrichaphanProfessional Tennis Player
Louis TherouxTV Presenter (When Louis Met...)
Daniela HantuchováProfessional Tennis Player
Isla FisherActress (Home & Away)
Antoni GaudíModernist Architect
Eddy GrantReggae Singer
Famous FigureCountry of BirthFamous for...
Kofi AnnanFormer UN Secretary-General
Adolf HitlerPolitician, Nazi Leader
David BandaMadonna's Adopted Son
Joseph StalinCommunist Leader
Haile Selassie IEmperor, Internationalist
Muttiah MuralitharanTest Cricketer
Uri GellerMagician
Didier DrogbaInternational Footballer
László József BíróInventor
Nelson MandelaPolitician, Revolutionary
Ryuichi SakamotoMusician/Composer
Clarence SeedorfInternational Footballer
Prince Albert IISovereign Prince
Pol PotKhmer Rouge Leader
Goran VišnjićActor (ER)
Edvard GriegClassical Composer
George WeahInternational Footballer, former Ballon d'Or recipient
Slobodan MiloševićPolitician/War Criminal
Salote Tupou IIIQueen
Eric Moussambani'Eric the Eel', Olympic Swimmer
Genghis KhanEmperor, Military Leader
Sir Alexander FlemingPharmacologist, Nobel Laureate
Muammar al-GaddafiMilitary Leader
Wayne GretzkyFormer Professional Ice Hockey Player
Ayatollah Ruhollah KhomeiniPolitician, Religious Leader
Robert MugabePolitician
Irving SaladinoOlympic Gold-Medallist
Eva PerónFirst Lady, Spiritual Leader
Samuel Eto'oInternational Footballer
Youssou N'DourSinger
Roque Santa CruzInternational Footballer
James JoyceNovelist/Poet (Ulysses)
Ingrid BergmanActress (Casablanca)
Monica AliNovelist (Brick Lane)
Idi AminMilitary Dictator
Nicolaus CopernicusAstronomer
Ang LeeDirector (Brokeback Mountain)
Luol DengProfessional Basketball Player

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras