LI celebrities quiz: Test your knowledge of notable locals

Among our more famous locals, actress Natalie Portman

Among our more famous locals, actress Natalie Portman attended Syosset High School. (Credit: Getty Images / Pascal Le Segretain)

Whether they were born and bred on LI or settled down here later on, see how much you know about these local celebs.


What was the name of Joan Jett's all-girl rock band?

Joan Jett at the American Music Awards on

Photo credit: Getty Images


Which Kardashian signifcant other (past and present) is from LI?

Kim Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian and Kourtney Kardashian attend

Photo credit: AP / Omar Vega


Which celebrity isn't from Massapequa?


Syosset native Natalie Portman has dual citizenship for

Natalie Portman graduated from Syosset High School.

Photo credit: Getty Images


Lindsay Lohan grew up in Merrick and what other LI town?

Lindsay Lohan attends the Moschino show during the

Photo credit: Getty Images / Tim P. Whitby


Which pop diva graduated from Harborfields High School in Greenlawn?


Billy Joel married a television food critic.

Billy Joel attends Madison Square Garden's announcement of

Photo credit: Getty Images / Slaven Vlasic


Which LI rapper’s Dix Hills home burned down in May 2008?


Which LI town is TLC’s ‘Long Island Medium’ based in?

LI Medium Theresa Caputo of Hicksville wears BDBG

Photo credit: Barbara Alper


This Roosevelt rap group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Public Enemy, “It Takes a Nation of Millions

Photo credit: Def Jam / Columbia


Taylor Dayne has appeared on which of these television shows:

Long Island native Taylor Dayne returns home June

Photo credit: Taylor Dayne PR


Alec Baldwin earned an Oscar nomination for

Alec Baldwin at the 2014 TCM Classic Film

Photo credit: AP / Annie I. Bang

Sign up for Newsday's Entertainment newsletter

Get the latest on celebs, TV and more.

Sign up

By clicking Sign up, you agree to our privacy policy.


Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

advertisement | advertise on newsday

By using this site, you agree to our Privacy policy.