Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

Born: January 01, 1970

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: Jacksonville, Florida, in August 1956. As quoted in "Icons of Rock: An Encyclopedia of the Legends who Changed Music Forever, Volume 1" by Scott Schinder and Andy Schwartz, 2008, p. 10 - ISBN: 9780313338465

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Source/Notes: As quoted in: Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley (2012) by Peter Guralnick

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