ELVIS Presley By Anna
Presley Family • Elvis Presley was born January 8, 1935, in Tupelo, Mississippi. • Elvis was oddly attached to his mother, Gladys Presley.
Elvis’s Birth • Elvis was born January 8, 1935 • He was born in this house in Tupelo, Mississippi • It was 4:35 a.m. when he was born.
First Guitar • He was 11 years old when he got his first guitar. • A friend of his family was nice and gave Elvis guitar lessons. • Then his family moved to Memphis, Tennessee.
First Album • In Nashville, Tennessee, Elvis did his first recordings • He released his first album on March 23.
Marriage • On May 1, 1967, Elvis married Priscilla Beaulieu. • They married in the Aladdin Hotel in Las Vegas.
His Daughter • Priscilla and Elvis had a baby named Lisa Marie Presley. • Elvis divorced Priscilla in August 1972.
The Ed Sullivan Show • Elvis appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show on September 9, 1956. • He sang “Hound Dog” on a T.V. performance in the early 50’s.
Elvis in Hawaii • On January 1973, Elvis did a charity concert in Hawaii. • This was a first live concert broadcasted.
Death • Elvis started having heath problems. • A drug affected his health and mood. • Elvis died on August 16, 1977. • He was buried in Forest Hill Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee.
Hound Dog • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZEaFj2Xg9Vo