Statistics for Famous People from North Carolina

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  • The average score is 9 of 18

Answer Stats

ClueHometownAnswer% Correct
Possibly the greatest basketball player of all timeWilmingtonMichael Jordan
84%
President and duelist-Andrew Jackson
82%
The first President to be impeachedRaleighAndrew Johnson
72%
Star of a TV show set in MayberryMt. AiryAndy Griffith
60%
Televangelist, and spiritual advisor to several PresidentsCharlotteBilly Graham
57%
"I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" writer who spoke at
Clinton's inauguration
Winston-SalemMaya Angelou
55%
Wife of the 1996 Republican nominee who ran for President herselfSalisburyElizabeth Dole
53%
First lady who saved a painting from the White HouseNew GardenDolley Madison
52%
NASCAR driver known as "The Intimidator"KannapolisDale Earnhardt
51%
Runner-up to Ruben Studdard on "American Idol"RaleighClay Aiken
46%
Longtime Duke basketball coachDurhamMike Krzyzewski
45%
UNC basketball coach, 1961-1997Chapel HillDean Smith
44%
"You've Got a Friend" singerChapel HillJames Taylor
44%
First English person to be born in America, in 1587Roanoke ColonyVirginia Dare
27%
"Ender's Game" authorGreensboroOrson Scott Card
25%
Gay comedian who wrote "Me Talk Pretty One Day"RaleighDavid Sedaris
23%
"Rockin' the Suburbs" pianistWinston-SalemBen Folds
21%
Tenor saxophone player who recorded "A Love Supreme"High PointJohn Coltrane
18%

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