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Roy Rogers

Born: November 5, 1911, Cincinnati, Ohio
Died: July 6, 1998 (age 86), Apple Valley, California

What do you know about Roy Rogers?
Enjoy this FUN Celebrity Trivia quiz.
"Check Your Answers" at the end of the quiz.

Under Western Stars1. Roy Rogers was born with what name?

  • Roy Rogers
  • Leonard F. Slye
  • Gary Cooper

2. In 1938, he paid $2,500 ($39,000 in 2011 dollars) for a golden palomino stallion. 
What was Trigger's original name?

  • Golden Cloud
  • Golden Sun
  • Rebel

3. Roy's German Sheppard appeared in almost as many movies as Trigger. 
What was the dog's name?

  • Bullet
  • Colt
  • Tex

4. What is the name of the singing group he helped to organize?

  • The Sons of the Pioneers
  • The Range Riders
  • The Cool Water Singers

5. Besides his real name, Roy was known under what other name?

  • Wayne Morris
  • Charles Yates
  • Dick Weston

6. Roy's first starring role was in what film?

  • Under Western Stars
  • Utah Trail
  • West of Cheyenne

7. How many years was Roy Rogers the Top Money-Making Western Star?

  • 5 years
  • 9 years
  • 12 years

8. Roy stars with Bob Hope in what film?

  • Springfield Rifle
  • Rodeo
  • Son of Paleface

9. What is reported to be Roy Rogers favorite - Roy Rogers movie and the most critically acclaimed of his films?

  • The Dalton Gang Rides Again
  • My Pal Trigger
  • Out California Way

10. What was the name of the jeep in the Roy Rogers TV series?

  • Nelly Belle
  • All Wheels
  • Shotgun

11. Pat Brady, became a comic sidekick for Roy Rogers. 
What was one of the first character names he used?

  • Sparrow Biffle
  • Andy Anderson
  • Matt Rifle

12. How many half-hour episodes of the Roy Rogers Show were filmed?

  • 100
  • 207
  • 54
  • 95

13. How was NOT a sidekick of Roy Rogers?

  • Tex Ritter
  • George "Gabby" Hayes
  • Pinky Lee

14. Who was in inspiration behind the name Roy Rogers?

  • Slye family dentist in Ohio
  • Herbert Yates, Republic Pictures CEO, family dentist
  • Arlene Wilkins, Roy's first wife, brother-in-law

15. Roy and Trigger appear in another Bob Hope film.  
Can you name it?

  • In Old Amarillo
  • Alias Jesse James
  • Days of Jess James

16. In what film did Roy play the character U.S. Marshall Roy Rogers?

  • The Far Frontier
  • Night Time in Nevada
  • Eyes of Texas

17. Though the title of the movie in the opening credits is one name; however, the signs all through the movie say Helldorado
What is the movie?

  • San Angelo
  • Las Vegas
  • Heldorado

18. What was the name of Roy's ranch in the TV series, Roy Rogers Show?

  • The Lazy S
  • The Circle E
  • Double R Bar

19. In the film "The Old Barn Dance", who was the star?

  • Smiley Burnette
  • Gene Autry
  • Dick Weston

20. This is a famous line, "It's like a told you, Trigger. Sometimes it's fun and sometimes it's tough. You got to take the breaks the way they come. Life is sort of like gambling. You can't always win."
What movie is it from?

  • On The Old Spanish Trail
  • Roll On Texas Moon
  • My Pal Trigger

21. What was the cause of Roy death on July 6, 1998?

  • congestive heart failure
  • liver illness
  • Multiple Sclerosis

22. Where is Roy Rogers buried?

  • Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, Glendale, California
  • Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, California
  • Sunset Hills Cemetery, Apple Valley, California
Check Your Answers
More Trivia

Roy Rogers

1) Leonard F. Slye
2) Golden Cloud
3) Bullet
4) The Sons of the Pioneers
5) Dick Weston
6) Under Western Stars
7) 12 years
8) Son of Paleface
9) My Pal Trigger
10) Nelly Belle
11) Sparrow Biffle
12) 100
13) Tex Ritter
14) Slye family dentist in Ohio
15) Alias Jesse James
16) Eyes of Texas
17) Heldorado
18) Double R Bar
19) Gene Autry
20) My Pal Trigger
21) congestive heart failure
22) Sunset Hills Cemetery, Apple Valley, California

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