How Much Do You Know About Marlene Dietrich?

Actress and singer Marlene Dietrich is known for her killer good looks and talent. Do you think you know all there is to know about this storied Hollywood career?
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Which country was Marlene Dietrich born in?
Sweden
England
Germany
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True or false: Dietrich primarily did silent films at the beginning of her career.
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False
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What instrument did Dietrich famously study as a child?
Piano
Violin
Harp
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What year did Dietrich move to the United States?
1930
1932
1929
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Which studio did Dietrich first sign with?
Paramount
MGM
Warner brothers
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What was Dietrich's first US film?
Morocco
Napoleon
A Midsummers Night Dream
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True or false: In 1938, Dietrich was dubbed box office poison after a string of bad films.
True
False
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True or false: Dietrich was approached and bribed by several members of the Nazi party to return to Germany and act.
True
False
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What did Dietrich do for work throughout much of the 1950s?
Cabaret
Lounge singing
Waitressing
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What year did Dietrich officially retire from show business?
1979
1959
1961
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How many languages was Dietrich fluent in?
3
2
4
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How many times was Dietrich nominated for an Academy Award?
Once
Twice
Never
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You are Marlene marvelous! Without question, you know a thing or two about the life and work of Marlene Dietrich. Despite missing a few questions, we still believe you know and respect the storied career of this silver screen icon!

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You are Marlene magical! Marlene Dietrich had ups and downs throughout her historic career. While she is mostly remembered for her beauty and acting chops, she is also remembered for her personal life. You passed our test by knowing a little bit about everything! Well done!

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You are a true Marlene maven! The best way to keep iconic actors in the public memory, is by appreciating their work. It is clear to us that you know and love the work of this screen siren. When it comes to Miss Dietrich you know just about everything there is to know. Well done!

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1
Which country was Marlene Dietrich born in?
Sweden
England
Germany
2
True or false: Dietrich primarily did silent films at the beginning of her career.
True
False
3
What instrument did Dietrich famously study as a child?
Piano
Violin
Harp
4
What year did Dietrich move to the United States?
1930
1932
1929
5
Which studio did Dietrich first sign with?
Paramount
MGM
Warner brothers
6
What was Dietrich's first US film?
Morocco
Napoleon
A Midsummers Night Dream
7
True or false: In 1938, Dietrich was dubbed box office poison after a string of bad films.
True
False
8
True or false: Dietrich was approached and bribed by several members of the Nazi party to return to Germany and act.
True
False
9
What did Dietrich do for work throughout much of the 1950s?
Cabaret
Lounge singing
Waitressing
10
What year did Dietrich officially retire from show business?
1979
1959
1961
11
How many languages was Dietrich fluent in?
3
2
4
12
How many times was Dietrich nominated for an Academy Award?
Once
Twice
Never