How well do you know these famous comedians? Take this quiz to find out.
Regardless of class, income, or gender, we all love to laugh. And on television (and before television, on stage and radio), these laughs are generated by some of the world's most talented comedians. Some are no longer with us, and some are, but we've compiled a list of them here.
Some of the greatest comedians in the world are no longer with us, including Lenny Bruce, George Carlin, Joan Rivers, Richard Pryor, and Robin Williams.
Williams, one of the most prolific and popular comedians of all time, passed away in 2014 and left us with memorable performances in both stand up and the big and small screens. He began his career as a stand-up comedian, then progressed to star in "Mork and Mindy" as Mork, an alien from Ork. From there, Williams moved on to movies such as "Good Morning Vietnam," "Good Will Hunting," "Mrs. Doubtfire," "Awakenings," and "What Dreams May Come," comedy and drama roles for which he was awarded multiple Academy and Golden Globe awards.
So, if you think you can name each of the comedians on this quiz, let's get started to see how well you do.