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: Press conference (June 1972),also quoted in Elvis Culture : Fans, Faith, & Image (1999) by Erika Lee Doss, p. 218
Source/Notes: Press conference (June 1972) as quoted in Elvis — Word for Word : What He Said, Exactly As He Said It (1999), by Jerry Osborne, p. 208
Source/Notes: Press conference (5 September 1972), also quoted in Paranoia & Power : Fear & Fame of Entertainment Icons (2007) by Gene N Landrum, p. 60
Source/Notes: Love Me Tender (1956). Cowritten with Vera Matson.

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Source/Notes: To a reporter. As quoted in: "Elvis Presley" (Chelsea House, 1994) by Tony Gentry, p. 71

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