Trivia Quesiton: Which televangelist is a cousin of rocker Jerry Lee Lewis and country legend Mickey Gilley?
The answer is: Jimmy Swaggart
Answer: In 1949, three talented cousins from Louisiana formed a rock ‘n’ roll band, and had teenagers screaming in a frenzy. The band was made up of cousins Jerry Lee Lewis, Mikey Gilly, and Jimmy Swaggart. Jimmy Swaggart would later gain fame as a famous televangelist — and infamy for his fall from grace after being linked to prostitutes. His cousin Jerry Lee Lewis became a rock’n’roll pioneer with classics such as “Great Balls of Fire” and “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On.” And Mickey Gilley would become a country star with hits including “Room Full of Roses,”