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Elvis Presley

William Patton Black is born in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, He will become famous as Bill Black, the stand-up bass player for Elvis Presley's first backing band.
Vernon Presley, the father of Elvis Presley is charged with forging a cheque. He will be sentenced to three months in jail in Parchman Farm Prison, Mississippi, USA.
In St. Anne's Catholic Church, San Antonio, Texas, USA, door-to-door salesman Johnny Cash marries his girlfriend Vivian Liberto, just over a month after his return from Air Force duty in Europe.
Elvis Presley signs a year-long contract to perform regularly on the Louisiana Hayride radio show in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA,
Elvis Presley plays at the Lake Cliff Club, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA.
Elvis Presley plays in the City Hall, Hope, Louisiana, USA.
Angered that his gospel jam session with The Jordanaires has been cut short by studio officials, Elvis Presley walks out of a recording session at MGM Studios, Culver City, California, USA, for the soundtrack to his upcoming movie, Jailhouse Rock.
Too Much by Elvis Presley enters the UK Pop Singles Chart, where it will peak at No6 during a nine-week run.
Deejay Allen Brook of CKWS radio in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, begins playing tracks from the new Elvis Presley release, Elvis' Christmas Album, and invites listeners to ring the station to register how they feel about a rock'n'roller singing religious songs. Of his first 800 callers 93% are in favour and just 7% object to the idea.
Elvis Presley is interviewed by the FBI in Bad Nauheim, Germany. Presley has complained that he is being blackmailed by his dermatologist, Laurens Johannes Griessel-Landau. It is claimed that, after Presley threatened to sack Mr Griessel-Landau for making homosexual advances to his friends, the dermatologist threatened to expose Presley's relationship with 14 year old Priscilla Beaulieu.
Elvis Presley arrives home in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, having completed filming of his next movie, G.I. Blues.
Elvis Presley's father Vernon marries Dee Elliott, less than two years after the death of Elvis's mother Gladys. Elvis, meanwhile, goes fishing.
Album Of The Week in today's edition of UK pop weekly the NME [New Musical Express], is Elvis Is Back! by Elvis Presley.
Elvis Presley is interviewed by Life magazine at Conejo Movie Ranch, Thousand Oaks, California, USA, where he is filming Flaming Star.
Elvis Presley moves out of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Hollywood, Los Angeles, where he has been in residence during filming of his latest movie, Flaming Star. He now moves to a rented house at 525 Perugia Way, Bel Air, Beverly Hills, California, USA.
Location filming for the next Elvis Presley film, Blue Hawaii, continues in Hawaii, USA.
Elvis Presley flies back to Hollywood, California, USA, to shoot studio scenes, after completing location filming for Blue Hawaii in Hawaii, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with studio-based filming for the movie Blue Hawaii, at Paramount Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley, who has been holidaying in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, flies to Lake Tahoe.
The Elvis Presley movie Blue Hawaii premieres in Portugal, Europe, at The Condes Theater in Lisbon.
Elvis Presley leaves Memphis, Tennessee, USA, and drives to Los Angeles, California, where he is shortly to begin recordings songs for his next movie Girls! Girls! Girls!
Elvis Presley has a third day of location filming in Hawaii, USA, for his latest movie, Girls! Girls! Girls!
Newly released singles reviewed in today's edition of UK pop weekly NME [New Musical Express], include Good Luck Charm by Elvis Presley, Last Night Was Made for Love by Billy Fury, I'm Looking Out the Window by Cliff Richard and Quando Quando Quando by Pat Boone.
Elvis Presley releases a new movie soundtrack album, Girls! Girls! Girls!, in the USA.
At Radio Recorders studio, Hollywood, California, USA, Elvis Presley begins recording soundtrack songs for his next movie, Fun In Acapulco.
Elvis Presley continues filming scenes for his next movie, Fun In Acapulco, at Paramount Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley holds a graduation party at Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, for his girlfriend Priscilla Beaulieu who has graduated from the Immaculate Conception High School.
During a soundtrack session for the album Viva Las Vegas, Elvis Presley records Night Life and C'Mon Everybody (not the Eddie Cochran composition) in Radio Recorders Studio B, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The musical comedy film Bye Bye Birdie opens at cinemas in Japan, Asia. The film, based on Elvis Presley being drafted into the US Army, stars Janet Leigh and Dick Van Dyke, with Jesse Pearson as fictitious pop idol Conrad Birdie (a pun on Conway Twitty), along with Ann-Margret and Bobby Rydell. TV show host Ed Sullivan appears as himself.
Elvis Presley continues with location filming for his next film, Kissin' Cousins, at Big Bear, near San Bernardino, California, USA.
Deep Purple by Nino Tempo And April Stevens reaches No1 in the Billboard magazine Top 40 chart of the best-selling singles in the USA.
Film producer Hal Wallis sends a letter to Elvis Presley's manager, Col Tom Parker, pointing out that Presley's physique has taken a turn for the worse, and suggesting that that this should be remedied before filming for his next movie, Roustabout, begins.
Eddie Fisher writes a letter to Elvis Presley and his manager Colonel Parker at Paramount Studios , Los Angeles, California, USA, thanking them for their Christmas card.
Elvis Presley is at Paramount Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, doing pre-production work on his next film, Roustabout.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his seventeenth movie, Girl Happy, at MGM Studios, Culver City, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his seventeenth movie, Girl Happy, at MGM Studios, Culver City, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of studio scenes for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of studio scenes for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley's staff – known as the Memphis Mafia – give him a Christmas gift of a specially inscribed bible. The front cover features a "tree of life" illustration with the names of each staff member attached to the branches. Elvis refuses to accept it until the name of his hairdresser (and spiritual advisor) Larry Geller is added.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of his next movie, Frankie And Johnny, at Goldwyn Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of his next movie, Frankie And Johnny, at Goldwyn Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Principal photography on the next Elvis Presley movie, Frankie And Johnny, continues at Goldwyn Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Principal photography on the next Elvis Presley movie, Frankie And Johnny, comes to an end at Goldwyn Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
I'm Yours by Elvis Presley enters the Billboard Best-Selling Singles chart in the USA, where it will peak at No11 during a seven-week run.
Newly born baby Lisa Marie Presley is brought home from the hospital to Gracelands, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, by her father Elvis Presley and mother Priscilla.
The Elvis Presley album From Elvis In Memphis is awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
Elvis Presley continues with his four-week second season at the International Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Elvis Presley's 1963 hit single Viva Las Vegas, is finally awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. for sales totalling 500,000 copies in the USA.
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