Eddie Deezen 14 comments It was March of The teenagers of the world were rejoicing.
I was tickled with the caption for it on Pinterest describing what Elvis is wearing: A jacket given to John W.
Heath by one of hiHumes High Scteachers who was the son of a man who got the jacket from a girlfriend who got it from Elvis after a concert.
How about a little quiz? I missed the first guy on the left. I needed help on the next two: I needed help on the two fellows on the bottom left: Then Joe Esposito and Charlie Hodge. However, the caption on this picture is wrong. Although the reception had a lot of folks, only four Elvis buddies were in the very limited wedding party at the actual ceremony.
How do you like this shot of Priscilla sticking out her tongue? To be completely honest, when I first found this picture, I never even noticed the stair railings until I read the caption. Cropping was an improvement I really like this picture of young Elvis. Apparently, he was doing the low open-shirt thing way back in his teens.
But the casual hair style is so different from what we think of as typically Elvis. Does anybody have any idea when and where this was taken? If you do, please put it into Comments. Here we have a totally different spectrum of style on older Elvis. How about the blue scarf with the neckerchief slide half — way down.
The big attraction for me is the humongous belt. This is like a jumpsuit belt worn over regular pants, not a jumpsuit. It even has chains on the side. I may have seen this one before, but it is nice to look at it again. How lucky she was.
What do you think? Alert reader Sandy said it was Sean Shaver, a photographer.
Elvis Presley faked his Own Death Perhaps one of the most outspoken (though not one of the first) proponents of the death of Elvis Presley is Gail Brewer-Giorgio, who wrote a book titled Is Elvis . Feb 04, · Elvis was born on January 8, in Tupelo, Mississippi and had a twin brother who died at birth. As a youth, Elvis was active and healthy which continued during his time in . Who Really Wrote Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean" and "Beat It"? It is a fact that so many stars have stolen songs from writers Elvis Presley was a prime example, and the man who wrote the songs died in utter poverty. He was open-minded; but also competent and accomplished in his own right, to write songs. Style changes and he changed.
Sean Shaver has published numerous photo books about Elvis: Elvis almost looks like a real law officer with the badge and the jacket passants shoulder-straps.
How do you like that huge TCB ring? I wish the photographer had snapped Elvis with his head up and smiling. The tag said this photo was taken at a New Orleans concert in Just for kicks I cropped and blew up the crowd watching Elvis.
Not many guys in attendance, and I think I see a couple of dads. See the two kids on the front left that are leaning? Scroll back and you will see why. I think he did a good job.
Maybe someday I should do a post of my winners and losers in the Elvis Caricatures file. Do you think she was freaked out when she saw what her grandson did for a living?Biography. Elvis Aaron Presley, in the humblest of circumstances, was born to Vernon and Gladys Presley in a two-room house in Tupelo, Mississippi on January 8, His twin brother, Jessie Garon, was stillborn, leaving Elvis to grow up as an only child.
He and his parents moved to Memphis, Tennessee in , and Elvis graduated from Humes High School there in Apr 09, · No, he did not write all of his songs.
He wrote some of them, but not all of them. Also, take care in your assertion that "most singers" have writers behind the scenes writing their songs Status: Open.
Elvis and Priscilla Presley on their wedding day on 1 May he would put his own take on it.” Does she ever have the urge to put her own take on any of his songs. Does she have an. Elvis Presley didn’t write any song on his own.
In an interview in , he said “I never wrote a song in my life. I’ve never even had an idea for a song. Elvis did this in his own unique way and he did not even know it.
Elvis was an inspiration for all, and is still an inspiration thirty three years later after his death in He was an idol for many through his music and his overall character. He listened to country music, gospel, and blues, and began to write some of his own compositions. At 13 he performed a song that he had written, Movie Magg, at a local talent show and won.
He formed a group with Jay and Clayton called the Perkins Brothers.