Elvis Died 33 Years Ago Today-Elvis Trivia
Q: The first time Elvis appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show, actor Charles Laughton stood in for Sullivan as host. Why? A: Sullivan was recuperating from a car accident.
Q: Child actresses Susan Olson (Cindy on The Brady Bunch) and Anissa Jones (Buffy on Family Affair) each had a small role in which Elvis movie? A: The Trouble With Girls.
Q: In 1975, a singer just into his own early days of fame climbed over the fence at Graceland in hopes of meeting Elvis. Elvis wasn't home, and security politely escorted the singer off the grounds. Who was it? A: Bruce Springsteen
Q: The sales of which song earned Elvis his very first gold record award? A: "Heartbreak Hotel"
Q: UB40's cover of Elvis Presley's 1962 hit "Can't Help Falling In Love" was originally featured on the soundtrack to what movie? A: Sliver (1993), starring Sharon Stone and William Baldwin. The track later appeared on the UB40 album Promises And Lies.
Q: Bruce Springsteen performed "Viva Las Vegas," John Mellencamp performed "Jailhouse Rock," and Billy Joel performed "Heartbreak Hotel" for which 1992 movie soundtrack? A: Honeymoon In Vegas.
Q: On August 27th, 1965 what band spent the evening talking and playing music with Elvis at his Bel Air home? A: The Beatles
Q: On January 23rd, 1986 what two musicians inducted Elvis Presley into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the first induction dinner? A: John Lennon's sons Julian and Sean.
Q: In what year was the Elvis Presley postage stamp released? A: 1992 Q: What was Elvis' natural hair color? A: Blonde.