King of Pop: The Michael Jackson Quiz
by Staff

Where was Michael Jackson born?

  • Los Angeles, California
  • Gary, Indiana
  • Detroit, Michigan

What was the name of the first group Michael Jackson performed with?

  • The Commodores
  • Sly and the Family Stone
  • The Jackson 5

How many siblings did Michael Jackson have?

  • Nine
  • Six
  • Eight

Before managing The Jackson 5 full-time, what was Joe Jackson's profession?

  • Policeman
  • Crane operator
  • Welder

How old was Michael Jackson when he joined The Jackson 5?

  • 5
  • 12
  • 10

When did Michael Jackson first perform on television?

  • 1971
  • 1967
  • 1969

Michael Jackson's mother's name is:

  • Betty
  • Katherine
  • Juanita

What was the name of Michael Jackson's famous estate?

  • Jackson Ranch
  • Skywalker Ranch
  • Neverland Ranch

What was the name of Michael Jackson's pet chimpanzee?

  • Bubbles
  • A.J.
  • Max

Michael Jackson had two children.

  • TRUE

What veteran actor provided his distinctive voice and menacing laugh for the hit song "Thriller"?

  • Lon Chaney
  • Vincent Price
  • Boris Karloff

Which Michael Jackson solo album sold the most copies?

  • "Thriller"
  • "Off the Wall"
  • "Bad"

Name the 1978 movie musical in which Michael Jackson co-starred with Diana Ross.

  • "All That Jazz"
  • "Annie"
  • "The Wiz"

What famous guitarist is featured on Michael Jackson's hit "Beat It?"

  • Eric Clapton
  • Eddie Van Halen
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan

Who was the model-turned-actress that Michael Jackson took as his date to the 1984 Grammy Awards?

  • Brooke Shields
  • Sean Young
  • Kathy Ireland

What was Michael Jackson's first solo album?

  • "Off the Wall"
  • "Ben"
  • "Got to Be There"

Michael Jackson was nicknamed the king of what?

  • Rap
  • Pop
  • Rock

What was Michael Jackson's signature dance move called?

  • The Moonwalk
  • The Worm
  • The Electric Slide

Superstar Michael Jackson wore the famous white sequined glove only on his right hand.

  • TRUE

What was Michael Jackson's middle name?

  • James
  • John
  • Joseph

Who did Michael Jackson marry in August 1994?

  • Debbie Rowe
  • Lisa Marie Presley
  • Brooke Shields

Which former member of the Beatles did Michael Jackson sing a duet with?

  • Paul McCartney
  • John Lennon
  • George Harrison

What was the cause of Michael Jackson's serious injury while filming a 1984 Pepsi commercial?

  • Fireworks
  • A fall
  • Heat exhaustion

What is the title of the charitable anthem Michael Jackson co-wrote with Lionel Richie?

  • "Do They Know It's Christmas"
  • "We Are the World"
  • "That's What Friends are For"

Who was the founder of Motown Records that first signed The Jackson 5?

  • Quincy Jones
  • Berry Gordy
  • Phil Spector

The album "Thriller" was at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart for how many weeks?

  • 29 weeks
  • 31 weeks
  • 37 weeks

What was the title of the last album Michael Jackson released?

  • "Invincible"
  • "Dangerous"
  • "Bad"

What year was Michael Jackson's Super Bowl XXVII halftime performance?

  • 1991
  • 1992
  • 1993

Michael Jackson wrote the 1972 song "Ben" about his pet rat.

  • TRUE

How many Grammys did Michael Jackson win at the 26th Annual Grammy Awards in 1984?

  • Four
  • Six
  • Eight