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Happy 75th Birthday, Elvis Presley!

Remember the music legend with archival video footage of the King.

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Elvis jolted the music world with his 1956 self titled debut album. The album spent ten weeks at #1 on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart - the first rock ‘n’ roll album ever to make it to the top of the charts.

Elvis served in the military from 1958-60 and was stationed in Germany. Upon his return, he made an announcement that he was going to focus on his acting career.

Elvis married Priscilla on May 1, 1967, more than seven years since they first met. They were married five years before filing for divorce on August 18, 1972.

Elvis Presley performed at Madison Square Garden in 1972. During his last years of life, Presley struggled with his weight and drug addiction.

Elvis Presley passed away on August 16, 1977. Since his death, Elvis Presley has been inducted into four music halls of fame and sold countless albums.


Click here to view more archival video clips featuring Elvis Presley.

Author: Ashley McMahon, Marketing Manager
Published: Jan 8, 11:58 AM
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