Can you tell the difference between Johnny Crawford and Ronny Howard?

How well do you know these Sixties child stars?


Two of the most famous kids in 1960s America were Ronny Howard and Johnny Crawford. Ronny played Andy’s son, Opie, in The Andy Griffith Show and Johnny played Mark McCain, a boy learning the ropes (well, lassos) in The Rifleman.

How well do you know these two classic TV child stars? Guess if these questions refer to Ronny, Johnny or both!

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  1. Who was born in the 1940s?
  2. Whose first acting job was a cameo in a Western starring his father?
  3. Who was a one of the original Disney Mouseketeers?
  4. Who was in an episode of The Twilight Zone?
  5. Whose brother was also a child actor?
  6. Who had multiple top 40 recording hits in the 1960s?
  7. Who was nominated for an Emmy Award when he was 13?
  8. Who dropped the "y" in his name and became an Oscar-winning director?
  9. Who was born in Oklahoma?
  10. Who was in an episode of Wagon Train?
  11. Who was in the 1962 movie adaptation of The Music Man?
  12. Who starred in the 1965 movie 'Village of the Giants' — as seen on Svengoolie?

Can you tell the difference between Johnny Crawford and Ronny Howard?

Your Result...

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GTStang08 15 months ago
10/12...The last two, but I should have known different on #12...I actually saw the movie!...LOL I was going too fast.
RedSamRackham 20 months ago
* IMHO Johnny Crawford's Top-40 song Cindy's Birthday was so annoying. ♣
RonnieFM 43 months ago
11/12 I missed the one about who got an Emmy at 13. I think they both deserved it!
JewelsChuck 44 months ago
8/12 could have been a little better if you ask me!
jwj 44 months ago
Two of the best shows ever Andy Griffith and the rifleman
Jeffrey 44 months ago
I got 8 out of 12. ---------I got 7, 9, 10 and 12 wrong.
bobbygood 44 months ago
9/12. I’m usually way behind everybody else in these quizzes. However, on this one I think I did OK.
AllisonWunderland 44 months ago
7/12...I knew a few of them, very few 😂
LynCarceo 44 months ago
7/12 I had no idea about any of them; just guessed.
Dario 44 months ago
8 out of 12. 😁😁😁😁😁
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