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Elvis Presley Trivia Quiz

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Elvis Presley revolutionized western pop culture when, at the age of twenty-one, he became the world's first modern superstar. Elvis had a personal style that like his music, had a direct impact on his audience that it continues to influence us even to this day.

By any measure, Presley's life was remarkable. from his modest beginnings in a two-room house in Tupelo, Mississippi to his rise to international fame, everything about his life - his talent, to his car collection - clamoured for attention. And he got it; even today, Elvis continue to fascinate us, one of the greatest entertainer of our time and a superstar loved by millions.

As an Elvis fan, here is my little tribute to him, a free Elvis Presely Trivia Quiz for you to enjoy.

Elvis Presley Trivia Quiz - Set 1

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. 1. On what date was Elvis Presely born?
    • January 8, 1935
    • January 8, 1936
    • January 7, 1935
  2. 2. What was the name of Elvis's twin brother, who was stillborn?
    • Jessie Garon
    • Jessie Gerald
    • Arron Jessie
  3. 3. Elvis was born in what city and state?
    • Jackson, Tennessee
    • Tupelo, Mississippi
    • Memphis, Tennessee
  4. 4. In 1946, Elvis recieved his first guitar for what occasion?
    • Christmas
    • Thanksgiving
    • His Birthday
  5. 5. Which of the following was Elvis' first film?
    • Jailhouse Rock
    • Love me Tender
    • King Creole
  6. 6. In which city did Elvis marry Prisilla Beaulieu on 1 May 1967?
    • San Francisco
    • Chicago
    • Las Vegas
  7. 7. In what city in Tennesee can you find Graceland?
    • Memphis
    • Nashville
    • Knoxville
  8. 8. Which magazine gave Elvis the title"The King of Rock 'n" Roll" in 1956?
    • Billboard
    • Variety
    • Life
  9. 9. At what age did Elvis die?
    • 41 years old
    • 42 years old
    • 40 years old
  10. 10. What is the name of the street that Graceland is located on?
    • Elvis Presley Boulevard
    • Memphis Boulevard
    • Elvis Street

Answer Key

  1. January 8, 1935
  2. Jessie Garon
  3. Tupelo, Mississippi
  4. His Birthday
  5. Love me Tender
  6. Las Vegas
  7. Memphis
  8. Variety
  9. 42 years old
  10. Elvis Presley Boulevard

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again. . .

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad

If you got 9 correct answers: Well Done

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!

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Elvis Presley Trivia Quiz - Set 2

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. 1. What was Elvis Presley's second name?
    • Garon
    • Aaron
    • Vernon
  2. 2. Complete the title of this Elvis song: "Return . . ."
    • To Sender
    • To New York
    • To You
  3. 3. What branch of the military did Elvis serve in?
    • Army
    • Navy
    • Air Force
  4. 4. How many films did Elvis make?
    • 40
    • 38
    • 33
  5. 5. In the 70s Elvis recorded which famous Frank Sinatra song?
    • Close to you
    • My Way
    • I dream of you
  6. 6. What was Elvis' first platinum record?
    • Heartbreak Hotel
    • Blue Suede Shoes
    • Viva las vegas
  7. 7. Graceland is listed on the American National Register f Historic Places.
    • True
    • False
  8. 8. Which of the following movies was Elvis' highest grossing film?
    • G. I. Blues
    • Blue Hawaii
    • Viva Las Vegas
  9. 9. How much did Elvis Presley pay for Graceland in 1957?
    • 100,000
    • 200,000
    • 300,000
  10. 10. What year was Elvis' first record released?
    • 1952
    • 1953
    • 1954

Answer Key

  1. Aaron
  2. To Sender
  3. Army
  4. 33
  5. My Way
  6. Heartbreak Hotel
  7. True
  8. Viva Las Vegas
  9. 100,000
  10. 1954

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again !!!

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad !!!

If you got between 7 and 8 correct answers: Great !!!

If you got 9 correct answers: Well Done !!!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!!!

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Elvis Presley Trivia Quiz - Set 3

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. 1. What did Elvis name the Convair 880 jet he purchased in 1975?
    • Lisa Marie
    • The Boss
    • Rock n Roll Flyer
  2. 2. Elvis closed many of his 1970s shows with what song?
    • Love Me Tender
    • The Impossible Dream
    • Blue Moon
  3. 3. Complete the title of this Elvis song: "Spanish . . ."
    • Moon
    • Girl
    • Eyes
  4. 4. Which U.S. president previously owned a yacht purchased by Elvis in 1964?
    • President Roosevelt
    • President Nixon
    • President Kennedy
  5. 5. Which country banned Elvis record and films in 1960?
    • France
    • East Germany
    • Italy
  6. 6. Who played Elvis Presley in Elvis:The Movie in 1979?
    • Kurt Russell
    • John travolta
    • Richard Gere
  7. 7. Elvis Presely died on what year?
    • 1975
    • 1976
    • 1977
  8. 8. Which Bee Gees song did Elvis record in 1969?
    • Words
    • How Deep is Your Love
    • I Started a Joke
  9. 9. Elvis was nominated for how many Grammys?
    • 14
    • 12
    • 10
  10. 10. Elvis was inducted into the "Rock and Roll Hall of Fame " in what year?
    • 1983
    • 1985
    • 1986

Answer Key

  1. Lisa Marie
  2. The Impossible Dream
  3. Eyes
  4. President Roosevelt
  5. East Germany
  6. Kurt Russell
  7. 1977
  8. Words
  9. 14
  10. 1986

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again !

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad .....

If you got 9 correct answers: well Done!!!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations !!!

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Did You Know?

  • In January 8, 1993 Elvis first appear on the U.S. postage stamp. It is the best selling commemorative stamp of all time with 517 million sold.
  • Elvis once gave a robe that read 'The People's Champion" to Muhammad Ali.
  • Elvis donated $1,050 to ensure that all 1,400 Humes High School students attend the annual E.H. Crump memorial Football Game to benefit the blind.
  • The concert at the Interrnational Ampitheater in Chicago on March 28, 1957 was the first concert where Elvis performed in his famous gold lame suit.
  • "Loving You" was the first Elvis film in Technicolor.
  • Elvis received a formal dress shirts welcome home gift from Frank Sinatra upon his return from the military.


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Comments

John Smith from New York on August 07, 2018:

Long live the King! It is definitely my all-time favorite! Thanks for these questions!

Brinafr3sh from West Coast, United States on January 19, 2012:

Hi, my uncle like so many of Elvis Presley's songs. I can remember a few of the songs he played when I was a child. Awesome Hub-article, thanks.

clarke on August 15, 2010:

Like the trivia got 260%,but I heard Elvis end with wise men say.Thanks.

Ronnie Sowell from South Carolina on October 18, 2009:

Liked the hub, missed a few on the trivia quiz.

Saw Elvis 3 times in concert and he ended the show with

Wise men say

only fools rush in,

but I can't help

faling in love with you.

You're welcome, very much!

MM Del Rosario (author) from NSW, Australia on October 14, 2009:

Thank you very much for visiting my Elvis P. hub, I enjoy putting this together....

Godslittlechild on October 13, 2009:

Love this hub! My mother was such a fan. We lived in L.A. and as a child I was well versed on Elvis. Saw every movie as soon as it hit the theater.

artrush73 on October 12, 2009:

Great hub thanks for sharing :) Elvis is cool, (..) rock on :)

lyricsingray on October 11, 2009:

MM, thank you I didn't know very much (ashamed) about the man who started rock and Roll and is to this day a legend. You did an amazing job, thank you, Kimberly