Albert Brooks changed his because he shared his last name with this (more) famous Albert

Quiz Question: Speaking of changing names, Albert Brooks changed his because he shared his last name with this (more) famous Albert…

The given options are as follows:

  • Albert Einstein
  • Al Gore
  • Albert Camus

The correct answer is: Albert Einstein

Fact: Brooks was born into a show business family in Beverly Hills, California. He came up with his stage name at age 19 after dropping out of college to pursue a career in acting. His dad, Harry Einstein, was a radio comedian who was professionally known as Parkyakarkus. His brother, Bob Einstein, was widely known as the satirical stuntman character ‘Super Dave Osborne.’

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