it every day in high school hallways and in college dormitories.
You'll even hear it when you enter the real world... at the
office water cooler and at formal dinner parties.
score did you get on the SAT?"
just won't go away.
natural to wonder where we rank intellectually among our friends,
family, and co-workers. But have you ever wondered how the
rich and famous fared? Fortunately for you (and them), SAT
scores are confidential. The following celebrities, though,
have reported their results on a previous version of the SAT.
Their scores are a combination of Math (800 points) and Reading
(800 points). A 1020 is average. A 1600 is perfect. Where
do your Math and Reading scores fall on the celebrity spectrum?
Natalie Portman: 1400+
Paul Allen: 1600
Bill Gates: 1590
Bill O'Reilly: 1585
Political commentator and host of The O'Reilly Factor
James Woods: 1579
Actor (Scary Movie 2, Any Given Sunday)
Ben Stein: 1573
Actor and game show host (Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Win Ben Stein's Money)
Rush Limbaugh: 1530
Conservative political commentator
Jennifer Ringley: 1400
Al Gore: 1355
45th Vice President of the United States
Stephen King: 1300s
Author (The Shining, The Green Mile)
Meredith Vieira: 1300s
Television Host (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, The Today Show)
George W. Bush: 1206
43rd President of the United States
Amy Tan: 1100s
Author (The Joy Luck Club)
Bill Clinton: 1032
42nd President of the United States
Al Franken: 1020
Actor, author, and political commentator (Saturday Night Live)
Janeane Garofalo: 950
Actress (Dogma, Romy and Michelle's High School Reunion)
Howard Stern: 870
These SAT scores were collected from several reputable internet sources (including Time.com), but the validity of these scores is not known. Unless a celebrity offered an official score report to the original source, each score is likely self-reported and therefore not provable.