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Andy Griffith

What do you know about Andy Griffith?  Enjoy this Andy Griffith quiz. 
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1) Where was Andy Samuel Griffith born on June 1, 1926?Andy Griffith

  1. Charleston, SC

  2. Morgantown, WV

  3. Mount Airy, NC

  4. Richmond, VA

2) He began college studying to be a Moravian preacher, but he changed his major to music and became a part of the school's Carolina Play Makers. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and graduated with a bachelor of music degree in 1949.

  • True or False?

3) Griffith taught Music and Drama for a few years at Goldsboro High School in Goldsboro, North Carolina.
Who was one of his students?

  1. Jack Burns

  2. Morgan Freeman

  3. Carl Kasell

  4. George Lindsey

4) Griffith's early career was as a monologist, delivering long stories such as What it Was, Was …, which is told from the point of view of a rural backwoodsman trying to figure out what was going on in a sports game.
What was the sport?

  1. Baseball

  2. Basketball

  3. Bowling

  4. Football

5) Griffith starred in Ira Levin's one-hour teleplay version of No Time for Sergeants (March 1955) — a story about a country boy in the United States Air Force — on The United States Steel Hour, a television anthology series.
Who did he play?

  1. Manual Dexterity

  2. Orville King

  3. Will Stockdale

  4. Benjamin B. Whitledge

6) In 1957, Griffith made his film début.
What was the film?

  1. A Face in the Crowd

  2. Angel in My Pocket

  3. Onionhead

  4. The Second Time Around

7) When was the first episode of the Andy Griffith Show?

  1. October 3, 1959

  2. October 3, 1960

  3. October 3, 1961

  4. October 3, 1962

8) Matlock is an American television legal drama, starring Andy Griffith in the title role of criminal defense attorney Ben Matlock. The show, produced by Viacom Productions (now CBS Television Studios), originally aired from September 23, 1986 to May 8, 1992 on NBC; and from November 5, 1992 until May 7, 1995 on ABC.
In a recurring roll, what character did Don Knotts play?

  1. Lieutenant Bob Brooks

  2. Les "Ace" Calhoun

  3. Billy Lewis

  4. Lieutenant Frank Daniels

9) In 1983 won further acclaim for his role as a homicidal villain in the TV film.
What was the movie?

  1. Murder In Coweta County

  2. The Ashland Murders

  3. Back Hone

  4. Dawson's Creek

10) Who was NOT married to Andy Griffith?

  1. Barbara Bray Edwards

  2. Solica Cassuto

  3. Cindi Knight

  4. Helen Crump

11) On July 3, 2012, Griffith died from a heart attack at his home in Dare County, North Carolina.
Where is it located in North Carolina?

  1. MacKay Island

  2. Kitty Hawk

  3. Cape Hatteras

  4. Roanoke Island

12) Where is Andy Griffith buried?

  1. Griffith Family Estate, Roanoke Island, Dare County, North Carolina

  2. Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills) , Los Angeles, California

  3. Westwood Memorial Park, Los Angeles, California

  4. Chestnut Ridge Primitive Baptist Cemetery, Mount Airy, North Carolina

Andy Griffith (Answers)

1) C. 2) True 3) C. 4) D. 5) C. 6) A. 7) B. 8) B. 9) A. 10) D. 11) D. 12) A.

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