Miscellaneous Quiz / famous californians

Random Miscellaneous or Famous Quiz

Can you name the famous californians?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/29 Timer 07:00
cluecalifornianhome town
Author of Call of the Wild and White FangSan Francisco
HOFer who is one of three brothers in baseballMartinez
Musician that died in a famous plane crash i 1959San Fernando Valley
Actress who became ambassador to GhanaSnatra Monica
Created over 800 varieties of plantsSanta Rosa
Famous photographer of YosemiteSan Francisco
Believe it or notSanta Rosa
Wished to be remembered as the 'Greatest hitter that ever lived'San Diego
Lead singer of a rock group whose followers became sort of a cultSan Francisco
Business man and inventor who helped revolutionize the computer industrySan Francisco
Publisher whose descendent was a famous kidnap victimSan Francisco
Explorer who was his party's first nominee for PresidentSan Francisco
Governor and jurist who ran for Vice President in 1948Los Angeles
Nobel prize author who has had many novels made into filmSalinas
Television chefPasadena
cluecalifornianhome town
Director and filmmaker who introduced us to the dark sideModesto
Author who once ran for Governor as a socialistMonrovia
Pioneer in spaceEncino
Won an Oscar for portraying Atticus FitchLa Jolla
One of the early pro Tennis stars who won long match at WimbledonLos Angeles
Owner of a famous millColoma
Won three straight US amateurs before turning pro and becoming a big winner on PGA tourCypress
Led raid over TokyoAlameda
Actor and 4 time Oscar winner known for Spaghetti westerns and as Mayor of CarmelSan Francisco
Politician first elected to Congress in 1946 Yorba Linda
Governor who donated land for a university in honor of his sonSacramento
High school qb who ran for Heisman Trophy and is in Pro HOFSan Diego
WW2 general immortalized on filmSan Gabriel
Once held single season home run recordPomona

You're not logged in!

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

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments


Top Quizzes Today

Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.