The Tonight Show Starring Johnny
Choose an answer from the three choices
and True or False offered after each question and then "Check Your Answers"
at the end of the quiz.
The Tonight Show Starring
Johnny Carson was a late-night talk show hosted by Johnny Carson
under the Tonight Show franchise from 1962 to 1992. What was the
date of the first show?
- September 1, 1962
- October 1, 1962
- December 1, 1962
2. Before hosting The Tonight Show,
what was the game show Johnny Carson hosted?
- Who Do You Trust
- I Can't Believe It?
- What Time Is It?
3. Behind the scenes, who joined
Tonight Show in 1970 as producer, graduating to executive producer
- Fred de Cordova
- Ted Carson
- Bill McMann
4. Carson played a psychic who
clairvoyantly divined the answer to a question contained in a sealed
envelope. Carnac the Magnificent was the clairvoyant's name?
5. Who was the fast-talking host of a
"Tea Time Movie" program, who advertised inane products,
assisted by the attractive Matinee Lady
- Art Fern
- Manny Leaves
- Felix Tree
6. The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson
began as a 90 minute show.
7. The show was originally located in
New York City. What year did it move to Los Angles?
8. Who was the guest host the most
- Frank Fontain
- Joey Bishop
- Joan Rivers
9. Carson and ______ _______ are both
credited with co-writing "Johnny's Theme", the well-known title
music for his show. Fill in the blank?
- Barry Manilow
- Paul Anka
- Skitch Henderson
10. Who was NOT one of
the last guests on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson?
- Robin Williams
- Bette Midler
- Jack Paar