Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

Born: January 8, 1935

Died: August 16, 1977

Nationality: American

Occupation: Musician, actor

Biography: Elvis Aaron Presleya was one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century. A cultural icon, he is commonly known by the single name Elvis. He is often referred to as the King of Rock and Roll or simply the King.

Source/Notes: At Las Vegas Press Conference, 29 July 1969. As quoted in: Aunt Bessie's How to Survive a Day Job While Pursuing the Creative Life, Joel Eisenberg, Topos Books, 2005 - ISBN: 9780976757504

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Source/Notes: September 22, 1958. As quoted in: "Elvis - Word for Word: What He Said, Exactly As He Said It" by Jerry Osborne, Jerry Osborne Enterprises, 1999, p. 98 - ISBN: 9780932117298

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Source/Notes: As quoted in: "Elvis Presley: Memphis" by Mark P. Bernardo, Roaring Forties Press, 2011 - ISBN: 9781938901003