By Jody Mabry on February 05, 2018
Do you consider Elvis the undisputed King of Rock and Roll? Know all the lyrics to "Love Me Tender" or "Jailhouse Rock"? Take this quiz to prove your love for the King!
Elvis Presley was one of the biggest cultural icons of all time. Born in 1935, by the '50s he was topping the music charts, starring in hit movies, and making girls scream every time he wiggled his hips. He did a brief stint in the Army during the peak of his career, then came back to entertain millions of fans on extended tours and in a popular Las Vegas residency.
Sadly, at only 42 years of age, Elvis died at his home in Graceland, on August 16, 1977. Or at least, that's the official story. Since then, there have been countless reports of Elvis sightings from all over the world, from fans who just can't accept that the King is gone. In fact, a 1997 Gallup poll revealed that 4 percent of Americans - that's 1 out of every 25 people - believe Elvis is still alive and in hiding.
The "Elvis is still alive" thing is so widespread that a group of fans even formed The Elvis Sighting Society in 1989 to keep tracking of all those sightings.
Of course, the whole debate isn't helped by the fact that Elvis has more impersonators than almost any other celebrity. Not only do these impersonators play the role for parties and special events, but they even take part in look-a-like contests held 'round the globe.
Think you can tell the real Presley from any imitation? Take our quiz and find out!