It's been 26 years since Elvis Presley died. As a musician, The King has the record for most charted singles (114), most Top 10 singles (38) and most weeks in the No. 1 position (80). He also appeared in 33 movies. Here are 12 trivia questions. See how much you know about Elvis.
A twelve-question trivia quiz about Elvis. Answers are provided at the bottom of the page so avoid them if you don't want to cheat.
What were the names of Elvis's mom and dad?
What one of these actresses did not appear in an Elvis movie: Barbara Stanwyck, Mary Tyler Moore, Barbara Eden, Hope Lange, Connie Stevens, Carolyn Jones?
Elvis had a twin brother who died within six hours of birth. What was his name?
Elvis was in 33 films. What was his favorite?
Elvis wasn't a hit with the Grammy committee. How many Grammys did he receive and in what categories?
"Blue Suede Shoes" is a popular Elvis song and was a Top 40 hit, but peaked far from No. 1. How high did it go?
One actress had a starring role in three Elvis films. Name her and the movie titles.
Which one of these actors did not appear in an Elvis movie: Walter Matthau, Gig Young, Burgess Meredith, Buddy Ebsen, Vincent Price?
Arthur O'Connell and Jack Albertson appeared in two Elvis films. What actor who was in a number of popular TV shows appeared in "Speedway" and "Clambake"?
What Elvis song was the first record to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Country and Western, Rhythm and Blues, and Pop charts all in one week?
This actress had minor roles in five Elvis movies. Name her and the films.
This actor today demands more than $10 million a film and lives with an Oscar-winning actress. He made his film debut as a child in a 1963 Elvis movie. Name the actor and the film title.
Answer No. 1: Gladys and Vernon
Answer No. 2: Connie Stevens. Stanwyck was in "Roustabout"; Moore was in "Change of Habit"; Eden was in "Flaming Star"; Lange was in "Wild in the Country"; Jones was in "King Creole."
Answer No. 3: Jesse Garon Presley
Answer No. 4: "King Creole," which was filmed just before he entered the Army in 1958.
Answer No. 5: Three in the Gospel category.
Answer No. 6: No. 20 in April 1956
Answer No. 7: Shelley Fabares in "Girl Happy," "Clambake" and "Spinout."
Answer No. 8: Buddy Ebsen. Matthau was in "King Creole"; Young was in "Kid Galahad"; Meredith was in "Stay Away, Joe"; Price was in "The Trouble With Girls."
Answer No. 9: Bill Bixby
Answer No. 10: "Heartbreak Hotel"
Answer No. 11: Teri Garr in "Kissin' Cousins," "Fun in Acapulco," "Viva Las Vegas," "Roustabout" and "Clambake."
Answer No. 12: Kurt Russell was 10 when he kicked Elvis in the shin during "It Happened at the World's Fair."