43 Elvis Presley Trivia Questions and Answers 

Are you looking for an Elvis Presley trivia that covers more than just his best hits? You’ve found it! My trivia is large, diverse, and bulging with Elvis facts and information that just isn’t included in other Elvis Presley trivia games. 

So, we all know Elvis wanted us to Love Him Tender, but do you know where he grew up? What his teachers thought of him, or how tough his early years really were?

If you have ever belted out a tune from the King and felt complete joy, you’re sure to enjoy an Elvis Presley trivia that’s all about the main man and everything that surrounded his life. 

Have fun getting to really know Elvis Aaron Presley and learn some facts that will leave you All Shook Up

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General Elvis Presley Trivia Questions and Answers 

General Elvis Presley Trivia Image

Elvis Presley was a cultural icon, a fantastic artist, and one of the most notable rock and roll figures the world has ever seen. 

Over Elvis’s life, he achieved some of the highest accolades in film and music and sold more records than anyone in the industry’s history, with an estimated one billion

But where did it all start for Elvis? And what controversy did he face along his journey?

In round 1 of my Elvis Presley trivia, I will quiz you on all areas of this legend’s life. 

Don’t leave with Suspicious Minds; I’ve checked my facts! 

Here we go! 

1: What year was Elvis born?
1935 (January 8).
2: And, where?
Tupelo, Mississippi.
3: How old was Elvis when he made his first public appearance?
10.
4: What grade did Elvis receive for music in eighth grade?
C.
5: For how many years was Elvis an active singer?
23.
6: How old was Elvis when he bought Graceland?
22.
7: How many movies did Elvis star in?
31.
8: Which song earned Elvis his first gold record?
Heartbreak Hotel.
9: True or False: as a child, Elvis often relied on welfare?
True.
10: What did Elvis never do on stage?
Encores.
11: What was the name of his final studio album?
Moody Blue.
12: In what year was the movie Jailhouse Rock released?
1957.
13: What significant event happened to Elvis on March 24, 1958?
He was drafted into the US army.
14: What was Elvis's biggest US hit?
Don't Be Cruel.
15: What was Elvis's biggest hit in the rest of the world?
Hound Dog.

Early Life of Elvis Presley Trivia Questions and Answers 

Early Life of Elvis Presley Image

Elvis has a real rags to riches story and a childhood that is quite unlike most of today’s celebrities. 

Maybe this is why he was so down to earth and why so many people felt a connection to him. 

Born to working-class parents, in a home built by Dad, the future didn’t look particularly bright for a young Elvis – and even less so when told by his music teacher he had no aptitude for singing

Against the odds, Elvis became one of the greatest music legends and secured his place in the history books as the King of Rock and Roll

In this Elvis Presley trivia round, we’ll take a closer look at those humble beginnings

1: What was the name of Elvis's father?
Vernon.
2: How much older was Elvis's Mom, Gladys, than Vernon?
4 years.
3: What type of home was Elvis raised in?
A 2-room shotgun house.
4: Why was Vernon incarcerated in 1938?
Fraud.
5: What term did teachers use to describe Elvis when he enrolled in first grade?
Average.
6: A 10-year-old Elvis entered his first singing competition at Mississippi–Alabama Fair and Dairy Show. What position did he come?
Fifth.
7: The family moved to Memphis in 1948 and spent a year residing in what type of accommodation?
Rooming houses.

The Real Elvis Presley Trivia Questions and Answers 

The Real Elvis Presley Image

Many of us feel we know the star on stage, with the slick back hair and the voice that sent shivers down the spine, but what about the man behind the act?

In this short yet revealing Elvis Presley trivia round, I will test your fan level to its extreme! 

Let’s see how much you know about the real Elvis Presley

Here we go! 

1: When Elvis met his would-be wife Priscilla, she was just 14. How old was he?
24.
2: How many times did Elvis marry?
Once.
3: Who did Elvis and Priscilla's daughter, Lisa Marie Presley, marry in 1994?
Michael Jackson.
4: What did Elvis do that appeared to crack Memphis' segregation laws?
Attended an amusement park on designated 'colored night.'
5: What kind of animals did Elvis keep at Graceland?
Horses.
6: Who was the strongest of all Elvis's personal relationships with?
Gladys.
7: What martial art did Elvis receive the highest belt for?
Karate.
8: How did Elvis get his hair so black in the early days?
Shoe polish!
9: Elvis died at 42 years old; how old was his girlfriend, Ginger Alden, at the time?
21.
10: What was Elvis's favorite sandwich filling?
Peanut butter, jelly, and bacon.

Name the Elvis Presley Trivia Questions and Answers 

Name the Elvis Presley Image

I’ve avoided traditional Elvis trivia questions so far, but I’m only human, and now it is time to celebrate the music from the man

However, to keep things a little different, I’ve provided a line from an Elvis song, and the answer will be the title

This is certainly an Elvis Presley trivia round that will hopefully remind you of some bangers you may want to add to your playlist

Play this round Now Or Never

1: 'And he learns how to steal, and he learns how to fight.'
In The Ghetto.
2: 'You fooled me with your kisses. You cheated and you schemed.'
(You're The) Devil in Disguise.
3: 'All this aggravation ain't satisfactioning me.'
A Little Less Conversation.
4: 'Do the chairs in your parlor, seem empty and bare?'
Are You Lonesome Tonight.
5: 'And when you smile the world is brighter.'
The Wonder of You.
6: 'If I can dream of a better land. Where all my brothers walk hand in hand.'
If I Can Dream.
7: 'The band was jumpin', and the joint began to swing.'
Jailhouse Rock.
8: 'Well, they said you was high-classed. Well, that was just a lie.'
Hound Dog.
9: 'Put a chain around my neck, and lead me anywhere.'
(Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear.
10: 'I spent a lifetime. Waiting for the right time.'
It's Now or Never.
11: 'They'll be so lonely, they could die.'
Heartbreak Hotel.

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Well done for making it to the end of my Elvis Presley trivia; I hope you enjoyed it? If you feel up for another game, here are some more trivia challenges to choose from:

Thank you for playing this Elvis Presley trivia; it was certainly one I could have worked on all week long! Hopefully, see you again soon for another trivia game!

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