Quiz: How Many Of These Male Icons From The 1950s Can You Name?

Do you recognize these classic faces?

AMC, Rock Hudson, 1959, pillow talk, celebs, movies
Universal
 Apr 12, 2019
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Question: 1/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


james dean, movies
Paramount Pictures
James Dean
John Wayne
Elvis Presley

Question: 2/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


movies, Music, elvis presley, elvis, viva las vegas
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Elvis Presley
James Dean
Dean Martin

Question: 3/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Universal Pictures
Rock Hudson
Marcello Mastroianni
Dustin Hoffman

Question: 4/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


AMC, Cary Grant, 1959, North by Northwest, celebs, movies
MGM Studios
Dustin Hoffman
Marcello Mastroianni
Cary Grant

Question: 5/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Western, James Stewart, 1952, bend of the river, celebs, movies
Universal Pictures
Roy Rogers
James Stewart
Paul Newman

Question: 6/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Gene Kelly, Singin' In The Rain, celebs, movies
MGM
Gene Kelly
Orson Welles
Gregory Peck

Question: 7/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


tv
CBS
Dick Van Dyke
Desi Arnaz
Andy Griffith

Question: 8/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Atticus, to kill a mockingbird, movies/tv
Universal Pictures
Orson Welles
Gregory Peck
John Wayne

Question: 9/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


movies
United Artists
Dean Martin
Frank Sinatra
Clark Gable

Question: 10/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Stalag 17, movies, best actor
Paramount Pictures
Paul Newman
William Holden
Marlon Brando

Question: 11/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


frank sinatra, 1956, high society, celebs, movies
MGM Studios
Frank Sinatra
James Stewart
Elvis Presley

Question: 12/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


movies/tv, jack lemmon, the days of wine and roses
Warner Bros.
Humphrey Bogart
William Holden
Jack Lemmon

Question: 13/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


John Wayne, Western, South, Southern, cowboy
Paramount Pictures
Marlon Brando
John Wayne
William Holden

Question: 14/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


bing crosby, 1954, White Christmas, celebs, movies
Paramount Pictures
Bing Crosby
Marlon Brando
Paul Newman

Question: 15/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


movies/tv, tony curtis, sweet smell of success
United Artists
Elvis Presley
James Dean
Tony Curtis

Question: 16/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


movies/tv, classic, paul newman, celebs
MGM Studios
Paul Newman
Jack Lemmon
Humphrey Bogart

Question: 17/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


gone with the wind, Clark Gable, movies
Loew's Inc.
Elvis Presley
John Wayne
Clark Gable

Question: 18/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


Western, kirk douglas, 1962, lonely are the brave, celebs, movies
Universal Pictures
Paul Newman
Buster Keaton
Kirk Douglas

Question: 19/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


50s, nat king cole, celebs, Music
Wikimedia Commons
Nat King Cole
Dean Martin
Sammy Davis Jr.

Question: 20/20Name The 50s Male Icon:


marlon brando
www.bbc.com
Marlon Brando
William Holden
James Dean
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Who doesn't love the 1950s? The 50s was one of the most iconic decades for Old Hollywood thanks to all of the stars that rose to fame during this ten year period. Plenty of 50s actors and singers became household names and heartthrobs to millions of people around the world, and it's easy to see why. Old Hollywood produced some of the biggest names in show business, from Gregory Peck in To Kill a Mockingbird and Rex Harrison in My Fair Lady. Prove you know your leading gentlemen of Hollywood! Can you actually name all the most iconic, famous, and talented actors and singers of the 50s by just one image? Think you could recognize the following men: Desi Arnaz, James Dean, John Wayne, Rock Hudson, Elvis Presley, Clark Gable, Cary Grant, James Stewart, Gregory Peck, William Holden, Gene Kelly, Gary Cooper, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Humphrey Bogart, Jack Lemmon, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Johnny Cash? This quiz will test your knowledge of some of America's most iconic actors, singers, and more! Match up the pictures with the correct names in this ultimate Old Hollywood quiz to find out whether you can really call yourself a 50s icon expert. You can't call yourself a true lover of the 1950s if you can't pass this pop culture and entertainment quiz! So what are you waiting for? Hit the play button now to take this test! We know you have it in you to get a 100% on the first try if you try hard enough!