Celebrity Challenge: Elvis
by Staff
He's the king of rock and roll to most everyone on the planet. But just how well do you really know Elvis Presley? Find out how your Elvis (mutton) chops rate in just a few short clicks.

What was the name of Elvis' girlfriend who last redecorated Graceland and particularly favored bright red as a design choice?

  • Brenda Samson
  • Tina Wanton
  • Linda Thompson

What Elvis film found the King in one of his few dramatic roles as a man who joined the Kiowa tribe after his mother was killed by white settlers?

  • "Flaming Star"
  • "Charro!"
  • "Wild in the Country"

Which of the three major TV networks didn't lead off their national evening news broadcast on Aug. 16, 1977, with a segment on Elvis' death?

  • ABC
  • NBC
  • CBS

Why did Elvis quit the Humes High School football team?

  • He refused to cut his hair.
  • He sprained his ankle.
  • He got an after-school job.

What song written by Paul Anka and first recorded by Frank Sinatra was also recorded by both Elvis and the Sex Pistols' Sid Vicious?

  • "My Way"
  • "Mack the Knife"
  • "It was a Very Good Year"

What was the name of the road on which Elvis' boyhood home was located?

  • Old Saltillo Road
  • Five Points
  • Cannery Row

What 1969 No.1 hit was also Elvis' longest song?

  • "Love Me Tender"
  • "Suspicious Minds"
  • "Baby Let's Play House"

At Elvis' return to the stage for a series of concerts in the Houston Astrodome in 1970, what was the minimum price for tickets to the shows?

  • $1
  • $50
  • $100

What type of bird is depicted in the stained glass entryway outside the music room in Elvis' famed home, Graceland?

  • turtle doves
  • peacocks
  • mockingbirds

Which Elvis Presley songs are an homage to his mood following the assassinations of Robert Kennedy and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.?

  • "If I Can Dream"
  • "Without You"
  • "It's Now or Never"