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Trivia Quiz - Andre the Giant

Standing at 6' 9 3/4", Andre the Giant was an incredible force of nature who used his size to establish himself as a favorite in the hearts of wrestling fans. Test your knowledge of this gentle giant.

Quiz Number: 5847
Date Submitted: May 07, 2020
Quiz Categories: Sports, Professional Wrestling
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: grant228
Average Score: 70 percent
Times Taken: 9 times
Taken by Registered Users: 1
Quiz is about: Andre Roussimoff

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Andre the Giant

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1. In what country was Andre the Giant born on May 19, 1946?
  A.   Romania
  B.   U S A
  C.   France
  D.   New Zealand

2. Known universally as Andre the Giant, what was Andre's last name?
  A.   Sanchary
  B.   Roussimoff
  C.   Fabianova
  D.   Bihari

3. Which famous author was a neighbour of the young Andre and occasionally drove him to school?
  A.   Samuel Beckett
  B.   Edward Albee
  C.   Albert Camus
  D.   Ezra Pound

4. Andre's size was caused by a malfunctioning pituitary gland which produced large amounts of growth hormone. What is this condition called?
  A.   dystonia
  B.   acromegaly
  C.   behcets disease
  D.   mucolipidoses

5. Andre the Giant's winning streak of over 3,000 successful matches was ended by which wrestler in 1987?
  A.   Randy Savage
  B.   Jesse Ventura
  C.   Jake "The Snake" Roberts
  D.   Hulk Hogan

6. What support item did Andre the Giant use to help him counter a debilitating condition?
  A.   ankle brace
  B.   neck brace
  C.   back brace
  D.   pacemaker

7. Andre the Giant had massive hands and fingers which caused him problems in daily life. Which of the following hand related tasks did not cause him a problem?
  A.   playing the piano
  B.   playing cards
  C.   tying shoelaces
  D.   dialling a telephone

8. Apart from his wrestling career, Andre also acted in a number of movies and TV shows. Which of the following did he not appear in?
  A.   James Bond
  B.   The Princess Bride
  C.   Six Million Dollar Man
  D.   Zorro

9. How many children did Andre the Giant have?
  A.   0
  B.   1
  C.   4
  D.   8

10. Andre died tragically on January 27, 1993 at the age of 46 of what cause?
  A.   kidney cancer
  B.   car accident
  C.   congenital heart failure
  D.   stroke®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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