Daily Elvis: November 6

Give us this day, November 6, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

 

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1935-1940

306 Old Satillo Road, Elvis’ birthplace, is now 306 Elvis Presley Drive.

, 1938

Vernon in prison

1940-41
Reese Street, where the Presleys stayed with Vester and Clettes Presley and their daughter Patsy,

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

, 1945
Berry Street -“Doll” Smith lived here with the Presleys and then Minnie Mae Presley moved in.

1946
Commerce Street, a rental

510 1/2 Maple Street, South Tupelo -the Presleys lived with Glady’s cousin Frank Richards and his wife, Leona.

1947

Mulbery Alley

The Presleys moved to Memphis.

Memphis, Tennessee

1949-1953

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Sept. 12, 1948 – Sept. 20, 1949

Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

572 Poplar Avenue

185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

 

1953

Britain’s BBC restricts the airing of Frankie Laine’s “Answer Me” and Lee Lawrence’s “Crying In The Chapel” after religious groups object to the lyrics. In 1964, Elvis’ Crying in the Chapel would beat The Beatles for #1 song of the year. 

September 21, 1953 to March 19, 1954

Elvis worked at Precision Tool company, operating a drill press for $1.55 a hour.

end of 1954 to mid-1955
2414 Lamar Avenue, rented

rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

1414 Getwell Street

Audobon Drive

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

B.B. King charted with his fourth and final R&B with “You Upsets Me Baby,”  #1 in four years out of only eight chart entries. Though B.B. would register seventy-five more R&B charters through 1992, he would never have another #1.
Elvis performed at the  Shreveport, LA Louisiana Hayride.


Scotty, Elvis and DJ at the Louisiana Hayride – late 1955, or early 1956
Photo © courtesy of Louisiana Hayride Archives – J. Kent

Scotty, Bill and Elvis are forced to cover other artists, since they only had 2 singles out of their own. So this night Fool Fool Fool, I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Cry and Sittin’ On The Top Of The World were sung in this show.
Since Elvis was still underage Vernon And Gladys had to sign for another contract running for one year. Elvis would get $18 per show and Scotty and Bill $12 each.
the other acts were Slim Whitman, Johnny Horton, Jim Reeves, Jimmy C Newman, J.E & Maxine Brown, Lump Lump Boys, Betty Amos, Jack Ford, Circle 6 Ranch Boys, Jeanette Hicks, Buddy Attaway, Hoot & Curley and Jerry & Dido Rowley

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Engagement – Tour Ref: 1954
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 6 1954 Municipal Auditorium Shreveport LA (8:00 PM) Louisiana Hayride Yes

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

Elvis performed at Biloxi, MS Biloxi Community House once at 2.00 and once at 8.00 p.m. to benefit the Daily Herald Doll & Toy Fund. Elvis sang I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Cry, Fool Fool Fool, Blue Moon Of Kentucky, Sittin On Top Of The World and did a commerical song for Southern Maid Donuts

Scotty, Elvis and Bill at the Community House in Biloxi – Nov. 6, 1955
AP Photo Al Lewis

other acts were Ernie Chaffin, Eddie Camp, Dan Seals, Jim Owen, Betty Ashley, Ann Raye

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 6 1955 Community House Biloxi MS (2:00 PM) Yes
Info November 6 1955 Community House Biloxi MS (8:00 PM) Yes
November 6, 1956
November 6, 1957
sailing to hawaii
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The Military Service Disruption

November 6, 1958

Military Service in Germany

October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany

November 6, 1959

Military Service in Germany

Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

Finally Elvis had persuaded Alan Fortas to rejoin the group and they all flew to Los Angeles to start with the preproduction of Wild In The Country. Elvis with Vernon and Dee, leaving Memphis for Hollywood where Elvis would do “Wild in the Country”
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November 6, 1961
Jimmy Dean‘s “Big, Bad John” becomes the 100th US number one single of the Rock and Roll era.
Jimmy Dean started a five week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Big Bad John’, a No.2 on the UK chart. Jimmy went on to present a prime time variety show on US TV. His only chart topper, although he would have another Top Ten record with “P.T. 109” the next year.
Elvis had done his worse ever TV interview on Dean’s regional tv show:
Kid Galahad
November 6, 1962
A European tour called the American Folk Blues Festival began at the Kongress Halle in Frankfurt, West Germany, and included T-Bone Walker, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Terry & Brownie McGee, and Memphis Slim.
It Happened at the World’s Fair Production
Fresh off Kissin Cousins, Elvis was joined by Priscilla at the MGM Studios.
Priscilla had read the reports in the press about the earlier Viva Las Vegas – Elvis and Ann-Margret: they were spotted riding motorcycles together.
November 6, 1964
During their first promotional visit to the UK, The Beach Boys appear live on TV’s Ready Steady Go!
Tickle Me
November 6, 1965
 The Rolling Stones started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Get Off Of My Cloud’, the group’s second US No.1. The song knocked The Beatles ‘Yesterday’ from the No.1 position.
November 6, 1966
Easy Come, Easy Go Production
November 6, 1967
The Monkees album “Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.” was released.
Stay Away Joe
November 6, 1968
The Monkees‘ three quarter of a million dollar feature film, Head debuts in New York. Instead of being aimed at their target audience of teeny boppers, the flick contains a dark theme about the manipulation of the group, seemingly pointless walk-on appearances by inappropriate guests and scenes of Vietnam War atrocities. Reviews are harsh and the picture is a box office disaster.
Trouble with Girls Production
November 6, 1969

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

November 6, 1970
Cher scored her first solo US number one hit with “Gypsys, Tramps and Thieves”, a song that reached #4 in the UK.
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Isaac Hayes’ soundtrack album from the movie Shaft hit #1 pop and #2 R&B. The album was performed and composed by Isaac and would be is only #1.
Elvis Presley’s single “It’s Only Love” hit #51 in the U.S.
Elvis performed at the Cleveland Public Hall Auditorium, Cleveland, Ohio at 2.30 and 8.30 p.m.
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The afternoon show was in the Black Pinwheel with the Gold Attendance belt and the evening was the white pinwheel and lion head belt.
This was the first time that Al Dvorin took over as announcer. He would say at the end of each show the now famous words: “Elvis Has Left The Building” — a phrase first uttered by Horace Logan on the Hayride.
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Date: 06 Nov 1971
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Cleveland, OH.
Public Hall Auditorium
Tickets: 10,000
Costume: Red Burning Love suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
I Got A Woman/Amen
Proud Mary
Love Me Tender
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Polk Salad Annie
Johnny B. Goode
Love Me
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
One Night
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
[band introductions]
I’m Leaving
Hawaiian Wedding Song
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings: Cleveland Rocks
Photos:
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Date: 06 Nov 1971
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Cleveland, OH.
Public Hall Auditorium
Tickets: 10,000
Costume: White ‘Red Lionhead’ suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
I Got A Woman/Amen
Proud Mary
Love Me Tender
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’
Polk Salad Annie
Johnny B. Goode
Love Me
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
One Night
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
[band introductions]
I’m Leaving
Hawaiian Wedding Song
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 4 – November 5th – November 16th 1971
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info November 6 1971 Public Hall Auditorium Cleveland OH (2:30 pm) 11000 Black Pinwheel Gold Attendance belt White Suit Yes Yes
Info November 6 1971 Public Hall Auditorium Cleveland OH (8:30 pm) 10000 White Pinwheel Lion Head belt Yes Yes
November 6, 1972
November 6, 1973
November 6, 1974
November 6, 1975
The Sex Pistols play their first show at St. Martin’s School of Art in London. The performance lasted about 10 minutes.
November 6, 1976

The Wake and Aftermath

November 6, 1977
ABBA started a four week run at No.1 on the UK single chart with ‘The Name Of The Game, the group’s 6th No.1

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1990

The RIAA certified 150,000 sales of the Elvis Presley videos “Great Performances Volume 1 – Center Stage” and “Great Performances Volume 2 – Man And Music.”

1993
Meat Loaf had the number one song in the US with “I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That)”. His previous chart topper was “Bat Out Of Hell” in 1977.
1995
Queen released the album “Made in Heaven.” It was the last album to feature the band’s original lineup and the first to be released after Freddie Mercury’s death. Mercury died November 24, 1991 of AIDS.
2001
Metallica‘s “Classic Albums” was released on VHS and DVD in the U.S.
Britney Spears’ album “Britney” was released in the U.S., Canada and Japan.
The album “The Country Side of Elvis” was released.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2005
The Official UK Charts announced that Robbie Williams had sold the most albums in the UK so far this century with sales of 6.3m. Coldplay were at number two, with sales of 6.2m albums and Dido was in third place 5.7m albums sold. The figures were based on albums sold in the UK from 1st January 2000 to 11th October 2005 excluding greatest hits, live albums and downloads.
Madonna scored her 36th Top Ten single with ‘Hung Up’, equaling the record with Elvis Presley for the most Top Ten singles. ‘Hung Up’ was also Madonna’s 47th Top Forty single, the most for any female artist. The track sampled the instrumental riff from ABBA’s ‘Gimme, Gimme, Gimme’.
2007
Meat Loaf was forced to cancel his European tour after developing a cyst on his vocal cords. Fortunately, only minor surgery was required and he was able to continue his career after about a month.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2014
Taylor Swift’s latest album 1989 debuted at No.1 on America’s Billboard albums chart selling 1.287 million copies in its first week, the largest sales week for an album since Eminem’s The Eminem Show which was released 12 years ago. Swift was now the only act to earn three million-selling weeks with an album. Before 1989, Red sold 1.208 million in it’s first week, while Speak Now clocked up 1.047 million sales.
2015
Over 38 years after his death, Elvis Presley topped the UK album chart for a 12th time with “If I Can Dream”, a collection of Elvis classics featuring orchestral re-workings by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. That feat meant that Elvis has had more UK number one albums than any other male solo artist.
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