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1990s Celebrities by Picture #1

Can you identify these mostly-American celebrities from the 1990s?
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First submittedNovember 24, 2016
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55 Comments
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Level 60
Nov 24, 2016
Couldn't recognize Cuba Gooding, and I recently watched Men of Honor.
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Level 78
Sep 26, 2022
I finally understand why Cleveland's team on the sport's episode was called the Cuba Gooding Juniors in family guy though. Had no idea that was a person
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Level 71
Sep 26, 2022
That must have been seemed an extremely bizarre name, and probably funnier for it? Next up: when you have to michael down your vincents...
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Level 80
Nov 25, 2016
Nice quiz!
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Level 78
Nov 28, 2016
It would be cool if you accepted just "boris" for Yeltsin. I've tried dozens of spellings...
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Level 72
Feb 9, 2017
Why should only first name be accepted? There are loads and loads of Boris (Borises?) in the world...
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Level 74
Jul 21, 2019
Another solution would be to allow more type-ins for Yeltsin.
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Level 68
Jul 31, 2019
The only misspelling i can think of that would be close enough are jeltsin and yeltsen, it still has to sound basically the same
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Level 58
Sep 26, 2022
I wouldn't call Jeltsin a misspelling as that's how his name is spelt in several languages.
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Level 69
Mar 27, 2017
This may be because I'm not an American, but how old is that pic of Gore? I didn't recognise him at all!
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Level 59
Mar 27, 2017
I suspect the pic is from the 90s...
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Level 68
Mar 27, 2017
not much has really changed, though.
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Level 82
Apr 17, 2018
He looks almost the same now, just greyer.
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Level 63
Mar 27, 2017
Everyone was chubbier in the 90's
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Level 82
Mar 27, 2017
Very easy. High school years for me.
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Level 60
Mar 27, 2017
Yeah, it took me a bit to remember JLH, but the rest came pretty easy.
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Level 89
Oct 7, 2021
How on Earth could not remember Jennifer Love Huge?
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Level 28
Sep 23, 2022
... it's been a while since that summer when she did a thing
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Level 45
Mar 30, 2017
i never realized how big monica lewinsky's hair was....i mean it was the 90s but dang! that's some big hair!
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Level 77
Oct 3, 2018
Not really. It's more her round face that makes her hair appear that way. You could say the same about Whoopi.
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Level 55
Apr 4, 2017
Got 0/5 - what an ugly lot!
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Level 56
Oct 3, 2018
Wow, because you got 0/5 they are ugly. I personally think this is a very attractive group of people...very.

The 90xs were so awesome.

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Level 67
Oct 3, 2018
It's almost like some of these people are famous for their talents, not their looks. Not to mention that a few of them -- Julia Roberts and Jennifer Love Hewitt, in particular -- are absolute stunners.
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Level 82
Sep 20, 2022
Mariah Carey, too
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Level 77
Apr 16, 2018
I thought Bono was one of the guys from Shark Tank. Don't ask which one. Julia looked familiar, but I was searching my memory for a guy.
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Level 82
Apr 17, 2018
I seem less in touch with the cultural zeitgeist with each passing decade. Did better on 90s than 00s and better on 00s than 10s. Whilst I suppose that happens with nost people I feel I'm too young for it to be a thing yet.
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Level 72
Apr 22, 2018
For the penultimate picture is that a single name, I always assumed it as two names and I just tried the latter part?
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Level 65
Oct 1, 2022
Lol, if you mean RuPaul, it's one name. His birth name is RuPaul Charles. A lot of people refer to him as Ru though, so I get the confusion.
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Level 74
Oct 3, 2018
Disclaimer: You only stand a chance if you're American.
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Level 83
Nov 28, 2018
LOADS of the rest of the world know all about Hollywood.
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Level 68
Jul 31, 2019
Why ? Perhaps only not rupaul the rest were famous the world over. 6 months ago I wouldnt have recognised rupaul, but his show is airing here now and i ve been bingewatching it haha. I had heard of the name earlier (though dont think allready in the 90s, pretty sure...) but never had a face to go with it
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Level 68
Jul 31, 2019
Btw the is the least logical/true statement of "only if you are an american" on here. Sometimes it is definitely legit, sometime it is just partly true. But here i really cant even think of why you would say that. If you didnt own a television, that could explain not knowing them.
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Level 67
Oct 3, 2018
I put Ru Paul and it didn't work. Did it have to be one word? That picture of Julia Roberts looks nothing like her. I thought it was Jon Bon Jovi.
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Level 88
Oct 3, 2018
spaces don't matter on jetpunk. rupaul worked for me.
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Level 68
Jul 31, 2019
It looks exactly ! like her. (And whaddaya know, it actually is her too..)
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Level 73
Oct 4, 2018
I tried Paul David Hewson but it was not accepted.
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Level 69
Oct 8, 2018
hewson should be accepted. i really like to score a 100%, but i will NOT use this stupid, pretentious, over-the-top, self given, sorry ass, and let's not forget pretentious excuse of a pseudonym anymore

and this goes for stink too.

hah!

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Level 89
Nov 15, 2019
You aren't pro Bono?
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Level 68
Jul 12, 2022
If you knew his real name, you obviously knew his stage name. That's like saying you won't say John Wayne because his real name was Marion Morrison? You don't deserve a 100%.
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Level 67
Sep 26, 2022
99% of the time I take this position too, but ruudsje's point in in this instance seems to be that he doesn't want to indulge this guy by using a nickname he gave himself that means "Good Voice" (he shortened "Bono Vox" to just "Bono"). I'm not sure I agree, but Bono is definitely pretentious and self-absorbed. I do think there is a difference between not using John Wayne's stage name just because you want to show off vs. not using Bono's stage name because it is egotistical and ridiculous.
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Level 75
Mar 11, 2019
Only heard of three
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Level 68
Jul 31, 2019
You must ve been born recently, most if these names are still relevant (and some names will allways be a thing even if they are not in the public eye anymore)
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Level 74
Jul 21, 2019
In keeping with the '90s theme, any chance you could accept Fresh Prince?
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Level 67
Aug 18, 2021
Alicia Silverstone was killing me and then I was like ohh
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Level 47
Sep 10, 2021
wtf is a rupaul?
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Level 77
Aug 15, 2022
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Level 56
Sep 27, 2022
I've heard of that. No idea who the lumberjack is or Alicia something.
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Level 88
Oct 21, 2022
By lumberjack, do you mean in the flannel shirt? He and Alicia are both actors.
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Level 47
Aug 16, 2022
I'm not sure that's a photo of RuPaul. If it is, she's completely unrecognizable.
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Level ∞
Aug 16, 2022
Curious what you think RuPaul looks like. Man not a woman by the way.
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Level 76
Sep 26, 2022
...but the character of RuPaul is a woman. If you're talking about the real person playing the character RuPaul, then the quiz would feature his real name.
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Level 76
Sep 26, 2022
I honestly agree. That picture looks almost nothing like RuPaul aside from the fact that she owned and regularly wore those same earrings in the 90s. And yes, RuPaul Charles is a man, but typically when someone is in drag, as Ru is in that picture, they are referred to as "she," because they're presenting as a woman
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Level 68
Sep 26, 2022
That does not look like RuPaul at all. Don't think that is who that is a picture of
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Level 69
Sep 26, 2022
RuPaul looks like Shangela at this photo
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Level 51
Sep 28, 2022
Easy, got them all in 40 seconds.