Daily Elvis: November 7

Give Us This Day, November 7, Our Daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi



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

, 1938

Vernon in prison

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



Pioneering pianist/composer Thomas “Fats” Waller, the King of Jazz Piano, jumped on the R&B charts for the first and last time with “The Jitterbug Waltz,” rising to #6. Fats’ distinctive vocals and popular stride piano style earned him sixty-three pop hits between 1929 and 1943. His first of those sixty-three hits was the immortal “Ain’t Misbehavin’ ” (#17), a 1929 jazz standard, which was the last name of the ’70s Broadway musical honoring his songs.

Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

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

Commerce Street, a rental

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


Mulbery Alley

1010 North Green Street, in the Shakerag section of Tupelo.

Memphis, Tennessee


Sept. 12, 1948 – Sept. 20, 1949

Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

572 Poplar Avenue

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


Blues pianist and singer Memphis Slim & His House Rockers entered the R&B hit list with “The Come Back,” reaching #3.

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

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

November 7, 1954

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

Elvis performed at the Keesler Air Force Base, outside Biloxi, Mississippi.

Scotty Moore Site

Biloxi, MS Keesler Air Force Base Airmen’s Club

Photo autographed by Elvis Scotty and Bill for the Zollers
Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info November 7 1955 Airmans Club Biloxi MS
November 7, 1956
Elvis Presley’s “Love Me” became the first million-seller to make the charts without being released as a single. It was on an EP (extended play) 45-RPM record with three other songs on it.
November 7, 1957
Elvis was sailing to Hawaii
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The Military Service Disruption

November 7, 1958
20-year-old Eddie Cochran makes his UK chart debut with “Summertime Blues” which will peak at #18. The song had already reached its highest spot of #8 on America’s Billboard chart a week earlier. The song has been covered by many artists, including being a No.1 hit for country music artist, Alan Jackson, and a notable hit for the English rock band, The Who.
Military Service in Germany;
October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany
November 7, 1959
Military Service in Germany
Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

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Vernon and Dee Presley arrive in LA with Elvis.
Elvis arrived at Radio Recorders at 8.00 p.m. to record the soundtrack for Wild In The Country. He worked until 2.30 a.m @ Radio Recorders – Hollywood, California

Lonely Man (Record Version) L2PB 5381-13
Lonely Man (Solo) WPA5 2504-04
In My Way (Solo) L2PB 5384-08
Wild In The Country L2PB 5383-19
Forget Me Never (Solo) L2PB 5385-03

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November 7, 1961
Ray Charles is arrested in Indianapolis after police discover marijuana and heroin in his hotel room.
Kid Galahad
November 7, 1962
It Happened at the World’s Fair
November 7, 1963
The Beatles went to Ireland to make their only two appearances ever in the country playing two shows at the Adelphi Cinema, Dublin. The group hooked up with screenwriter Alun Owen, who had been appointed to write the screenplay for The Beatles’ first (as yet untitled) motion picture. Owen spent three days with The Beatles observing their hectic, lifestyle.
Kissin Cousins Post Production
November 7, 1964
Tickle Me
November 7, 1965
The photography of Easy Come, Easy Go was completed. Elvis had showed up late, so now Producer Hal Wallis would wait to release him from the picture.
November 7, 1967
Reg Dwight (Elton John) and his song writing partner Bernie Taupin signed to DJM publishing, their signatures had to be witnessed by their parents because they were both under 21 years of age. Taupin answered an advertisement for a lyric writer placed in the New Musical Express, the pair have since collaborated on over 30 albums.
Charley Pride became the first African-American artist to perform on the Grand Ole Opry.
Stay Away Joe Production
November 7, 1968
Jim Morrison demanded from the stage that the crowd at a doors concert in Phoenix rise to its feet – this prompted the police to consider the standing fans as a “riot” and The Doors were never to return to Phoenix.
The Trouble with Girls Production
The Rolling Stones kicked off their 6th North American tour at Fort Collins state University, Colorado. Also on the bill was Ike and Tina Turner, Chuck Berry and B.B. King.
Elvis returned to Las Vegas. He visited a doctor there and got an antibiotic treatment.

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

November 7, 1970
MGM Records President Mike Curb announces that the company is dropping 18 acts from its roster in a move to discredit musicians who “exploit and promote hard drugs through music.” Among the acts dropped are Connie Francis, and The Cowsills, but not Eric Burdon.
Elvis, in the white fireworks suit,  performed at the Freedom Hall, State Fair and Expo Center, Louisville, Kentucky.
Date: 07 Nov 1971
Time: 2.30pm (matinee)
Venue: Louisville, KY.
Freedom Hall
Tickets: 18,550
Costume: White Fireworks 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
Love Me
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
I’m Leaving
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
It’s Now Or Never
Suspicious Minds
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings: Kentucky Afternoon
Elvis introduced his grandfather, Jessie Presley who attended the concert.
Date: 07 Nov 1971
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Louisville, KY.
Freedom Hall
Tickets: 18,550
Costume: White Fireworks suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right, Mama
I Got A Woman/Amen
Proud Mary
Love Me Tender
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling
Polk Salad Annie
I John
Polk Salad Annie
Love Me
Heartbreak Hotel
Blue Suede Shoes
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Hound Dog
How Great Thou Art
Band Introductions
I’m Leaving
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
It’s Now Or Never
Suspicious Minds
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp
Recordings: Live In Louisville


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 7 1971 Fair & Expo C Louisville KY (2:30 pm) 18550 White Fireworks Original belt White Suit Yes Yes
November 7, 1972
November 7, 1973
November 7, 1974
November 7, 1975
 Elton John started a three week run at No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Rock Of The Westies’, the singers tenth studio album and seventh US No.1 contained the US No.1 and No.14 UK single, ‘Island Girl’, which was released prior to the album.
November 7, 1976

The Wake and Aftermath

November 7, 1977
The movie The Rose held its premiere in Los Angeles – Bette Midler starred as the overindulgent rock superstar who eventually became the victim of her own success – it was a story loosely based on the life of Janis Joplin.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

A sixteen year old singer named Tiffany had the top tune in the US with a cover version of Tommy James‘ 1967 hit, “I Think We’re Alone Now”. His rendition stalled at number four. Tiffany became the youngest act to score a US #1 since a 14-year-old Michael Jackson with did it with “Ben” in 1972.
Bruce Springsteen went to No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Tunnel Of Love.’ His eighth studio album went triple platinum in the US, with ‘Brilliant Disguise’ being one of his biggest hit singles, peaking at No.5 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Michael Jackson reportedly merged his Music catalog with Sony for a sum in the neighborhood of $90 to $100 million.
John Lee Hooker was given the Blues Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award at B.B. King’s Blues Club in Los Angeles.
 12 Guns N’ Roses fans were arrested during a riot after a gig in Vancouver BC Canada was cancelled. Promoters pulled the gig after Axl Rose’s flight from Los Angeles was delayed.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

Elton John turned the air blue live on BBC Radio 1 using the words; f****ing, w**k, and t**s. The singer was a guest on the Chris Moyles Radio 1 breakfast show in the UK.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

Dr. Conrad Murray was found guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of Michael Jackson, in the climax of a complicated six-week trial. Murray still faced more lawsuits and medical licensing issues.
Canadian singer, songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen died at the age of 82 at his home in Los Angeles. Cohen pursued a career as a poet and novelist during the 1950s and early 1960s, and did not launch a music career until 1967, at the age of 33. His first album, Songs of Leonard Cohen (1967), was followed by three more albums of folk music: Songs from a Room (1969), Songs of Love and Hate (1971) and New Skin for the Old Ceremony (1974). “Hallelujah” is a song written by Canadian singer Leonard Cohen, originally released on his album Various Positions (1984). Inducted into Cleveland’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 2008, his composition “Hallelujah” has been covered by over 300 artists.

‘Ghost of Elvis‘ snapped by Dundee grandad sitting on a roof

A GRANDFATHER says he snapped the ghost of Elvis Presley …

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