elvis presley

September 22, 1977

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On this day in 1977, Rolling Stone Magazine featured only a single photo of Elvis Presley on the cover with no other text but  “ELVIS PRESLEY 1935-1977”. It [...]

June 28, 2016

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On this day in 2016, Elvis Presley’s original guitarist Scotty Moore dies at age 84. Moore, who played on rock classics like “Heartbreak Hotel” and [...]

March 23, 1961

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On this day in 1961, Elvis Presley recorded ‘Can’t Help Falling In Love’, one of the most requested love songs to date. Written by  Hugo Peretti, Luigi [...]

September 12, 1979

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On this day in 1979,  ABC-TV’s 20/20 program aired a report questioning the official cause of Elvis Presley’s death titled, “The Elvis Cover-Up.” The [...]

September 5, 1957

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Today in 1957, Elvis Presley surprised his mother Gladys with a pink 1955 Cadillac Fleetwood. In March of 1955, Elvis bought his first Pink Cadillac. It was a pink and white [...]

August 27, 1965

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Today in 1965, The Beatles met Elvis Presley at his Graceland mansion in Memphis, Tenn. Presley’s manager, Colonel Tom Parker, introduced the two, after which an [...]

May 25, 1997

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On this day in 1997, Elvis Presley officially topped the list of dead musicians with more than one billion in record sales. Elvis has sold over 2.5 billion records worldwide, [...]

April 29, 1976

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On this day in 1976, Bruce Springsteen, fresh from a Memphis concert, tried to climb over the fence at Elvis Presley’s Graceland estate in an attempt to see Presley. He [...]

January 13, 1969

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Today in 1969, Elvis Presley began a ten-day recording session at American Sound Studios in Memphis. The sessions produced Presley’s last U.S. No. 1 record, Suspicious [...]

December 21, 1970

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On this day in 1970, Elvis Presley met President Richard Nixon in the Oval Office at the White House, where the iconic picture of the two shaking hands was taken. The meeting [...]
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