Do you know these famous Alabamians?
Test your Alabama knowledge with these pop culture names. How many will you get right?
Hint: Oscar Winning Actress for her role in The Help.
Hint: Current Apple CEO
Hint: Popular Television Actress
Hint: Broke Babe Ruth's record of 714 home runs
Hint: Her first name derives from an Italian phrase which means "with sweetness".
Hint: Singer-songwriter whose best hits include, “All Night Long (All Night)”, “Hello” and "Dancing on the Ceiling".
Hint: She played for the U.S. Women's Soccer team for 17 years
Hint: Was the first black host of a television variety series in 1956.
Hint: She became the first African-American woman to travel into space.
Hint: She was nominated for an Oscar in 1992 for Best Adapted Screenplay after her 1987 book "Fried Green Tomatoes" was made into a film the year prior.
I can tell you tried SO HARD on these answers and we appreciate you testing your knowledge! We can still cue up "Sweet Home Alabama" for you anyway. Oh, you already heard it twice while shopping at Piggly Wiggly? Well, once more can't hurt! "Alexa, play 'Sweet Home Alabama' by Lynyrd Skynyrd!"
Well, roll out the crimson carpet, we've got a tried and true Alabama scholar in our midst! You cruised through this quiz like it was your last lap at Talladega. I know who I'm picking as my partner for my next Alabama Trivia night...YOU! "Alexa, play 'Sweet Home Alabama' by Lynyrd Skynyrd!"