Can You Answer These 12 Questions About Tom Hanks?

Academy Award winning actor Tom Hanks has been regarded as one of America's best actors since he first began his career. Do you think you know your Tom Hanks trivia? Take these 12 questions and find out!
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What year was Tom Hanks born in Concord, CA?
1955
1959
1956
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How many children does Tom Hanks have?
One
Two
Five
Four
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How many times has Tom Hanks hosted Saturday Night Live?
Three times
Ten times
Eight times
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What film did Hanks win the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1994?
Forrest Gump
Philadelphia
Big
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True of false: Tom Hanks is a third cousin, four generations removed, of Abraham Lincoln.
True
False
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How much weight did Hanks have to gain and lose for his role in the film "Cast Away?"
100 pounds
50 pounds
30 pounds
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What college did Hanks attend?
Stanford University
UCLA
Chabot College
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Which iconic rocker has Tom Hanks been best friends with since youth?
Bob Dylan
Bono
Bruce Springsteen
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On what sitcom did Hanks make his first television appearance?
Mork and Mindy
Bosom Buddies
Roseanne
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What was the first film that Hanks both wrote and directed?
That Thing You Do
Saving Private Ryan
You've Got Mail
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What character does Tom Hanks voice in the hit film franchise "Toy Story?"
Buzz Lightyear
Woody
Rex
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What year did Tom Hanks marry Rita Wilson?
1988
1990
1986
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1
What year was Tom Hanks born in Concord, CA?
1955
1959
1956
2
How many children does Tom Hanks have?
One
Two
Five
Four
3
How many times has Tom Hanks hosted Saturday Night Live?
Three times
Ten times
Eight times
4
What film did Hanks win the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1994?
Forrest Gump
Philadelphia
Big
5
True of false: Tom Hanks is a third cousin, four generations removed, of Abraham Lincoln.
True
False
6
How much weight did Hanks have to gain and lose for his role in the film "Cast Away?"
100 pounds
50 pounds
30 pounds
7
What college did Hanks attend?
Stanford University
UCLA
Chabot College
8
Which iconic rocker has Tom Hanks been best friends with since youth?
Bob Dylan
Bono
Bruce Springsteen
9
On what sitcom did Hanks make his first television appearance?
Mork and Mindy
Bosom Buddies
Roseanne
10
What was the first film that Hanks both wrote and directed?
That Thing You Do
Saving Private Ryan
You've Got Mail
11
What character does Tom Hanks voice in the hit film franchise "Toy Story?"
Buzz Lightyear
Woody
Rex
12
What year did Tom Hanks marry Rita Wilson?
1988
1990
1986