OK Boomers! Can you name all these celebrity Boomers from Oklahoma?

See if you recognize these Sooners.

Celebrities come from all over. A good number of famous actors were born or raised in the Sooner State, from James Garner to Carrie Underwood.

But here we're focusing on Baby Boomers! It might take a Boomer to recognize all these Boomer Sooners.

See if you know these OK Boomers! Good luck!

  1. He was born in Duncan, Oklahoma, in 1954. But you know him better as which sitcom kid?
  2. She began singing back in Kiowa High School. Later, she had a hit '00s sitcom. Which sitcom?
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  3. As a teenager, she performed in the Oklahoma City Ballet. She later won two Emmys for Best Supporting Actress — but on which show?
    Image: The Everett Collection
  4. The actor on the right grew up in Tulsa. Here, you see him alongside Mark Hamill on The Texas Wheelers. You probably know him better from Point Break. Who is he?
    Image: The Everett Collection
  5. Neal Schon (with the hair) was born on an Air Force Base in Oklahoma. He soared to fame as the guitarist for which massive rock band?
    Image: The Everett Collection
  6. Ted Shackelford here was born in Oklahoma City. For 14 seasons he starred on this drama.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  7. Born in Tulsa, this actress earned acclaim and award nominations for her role on this 2006–11 series.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  8. This Cherokee star became the first Native American to receive an Oscar for acting when he took home an Academy Honorary Award in 2019.
    Image: The Everett Collection
  9. This Tulsa native won an Emmy for Supporting Actress on the sitcom spoof Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman. She also recorded a hit crossover country song called "Baby Boy," which charted in 1976.
    Image: The Everett Collection

OK Boomers! Can you name all these celebrity Boomers from Oklahoma?

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BrownieMom 21 days ago
9/9 Helps when you're from Oklahoma.
Lillyrose 23 days ago
I’m not a boomer (I was born in1970), but I got 7 out of 9.
FrankCollins 25 days ago
You write a column about TV stars who were born in Oklahoma, and you did not include James Garner??
Allison 25 days ago
8/9 - didn't know what show Jeanne Tripplehorn was on
MrBill 26 days ago
8/9; missed #7 - I never watched "Big Love".
Sooner 26 days ago
Being a Boomer Sooner, I had to get them all. Especially since I was acquainted with Wes, and had met Gary.
KellyShort 27 days ago
You got 4 out of 9
If you did more than OK on this quiz… you just might be a Boomer! Not Good
JeanInTN KellyShort 26 days ago
Me, too. I'd never heard of some of these people. I question whether they are all "Baby Boomers," as some of the questions stated the shows were made in the 2000s.
Runeshaper 28 days ago
You got 6 out of 9
If you did more than OK on this quiz… you just might be a Boomer!

Ok, I guessed at most of those LOL
idkwut2use 28 days ago
Lol, I'm a Millenial and got 7, not too shabby. :D
Moody 29 days ago
5/9. If you did more than OK on this quiz… you just might be a Boomer! What does being a boomer have to do with knowing where people are from?
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