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306 Old Satillo Road, Elvis’ birthplace, is now 306 Elvis Presley Drive.
Vernon Presley spent six months in custody awaiting trial Jan 4 – (minus 6 months until)
.in prison ( May 25 1938 to February 6 1939)
Reese Street, where the Presleys stayed with Vester and Clettes Presley and their daughter Patsy,
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.
August 8, 1945 to July 18, 1946
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.
January 10, 1949
RCA Victor announced the creation of a new record format logically nicknamed the “45,” since the two-sided seven-inch vinyl discs were designed to play at 45-RPM.
Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949
572 Poplar Avenue
January 10, 1950
Having established himself over the previous three years as a successful country music singer/songwriter, Hank Williams made the first of his religious-themed recordings, many of which were recitations rather than singing, as “Luke The Drifter.” Williams used the alias to avoid hurting the marketability of his name, fearful that disc jockeys and jukebox operators might hesitate to accept these unusual recordings.
Sept 2o 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)
January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street
Jo Stafford was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘You Belong To Me’. Originally a singer with Tommy Dorsey until 1942, Stafford was the first female to have a No.1 on the UK singles Chart.
The Sun Records Rockabilly Era
January 10, 1954
September 21, 1953 to March 19, 1954
Elvis worked at Precision Tool company, operating a drill press for $1.55 a hour.
The Presleys lived at 2414 Lamar Avenue, rented end of 1954 to mid-1955
January 10, 1955
The Presleys lived at 1414 Getwell Street rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.
The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer
|RCA Studios – Nashville, Tennessee|
RCA worried they had gotten the wrong guy – should it have been Carl Perkins – Blue Suede Shoes was out on Sun.
The Military Service Disruption
January 10, 1959
Jerry Lee Lewis has his only UK #1 single with “Great Balls Of Fire”.
Germany Military Service – Publicity Date with Vera Tschechowa
Military Service in Germany
October 1958 to February 2, 1959: Hotel Grunwald in Bad Nauheim, Germany
January 10, 1960
Military Service in Germany
Feb 3 – March 1960: Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany
The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment
January 10, 1961
Wild in the Country Production
January 10, 1962
January 10, 1963
The movie “Summer Holiday,” starring Cliff Richard, premiered in London.
Sam Cooke appeared at Miami’s Harlem Square Club. The performance was recorded by RCA, but executives felt his sensual performance was too much for the times, waiting until 1985.
Priscilla visits Elvis
January 10, 1964
The first US Beatles album, “Introducing The Beatles”, was released on Vee-Jay records. The album cover showed John, Paul and George with their now famous “mop top” haircuts, but Ringo had yet to convert. Vee-Jay would be forced to stop selling the disc by the end of the year because of legal complications, but by then over 1.3 million copies had been sold.
January 10, 1965
January 10, 1966
January 10, 1967
January 10, 1968
January 10, 1969
Frustrated at Paul McCartney’s dominance during the filming of Let It Be, George Harrison nonchalantly tells the rest of the band that he is quitting immediately and sarcastically says as he walked out, “See you around the clubs.” George would later say that while he had a growing backlog of new material, he constantly had to work on Lennon and McCartney’s songs before the group would work on his.
Elvis is in Dallas Texas with 2 Memphis Mafia guys
The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade
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January 10, 1977
Elvis in Palm Springs.
The Wake and Aftermath
1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism
1983 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley
Chaka Khan, Dionne Warwick, and Patti LaBelle, among others, performed at the Universal Amphitheater in Universal City, CA, at a tribute concert honoring Ella Fitzgerald.
James Brown received a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.
2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley
A collection of 500 Beatles tapes known as the ‘Get Back sessions’, which were stolen in the 1970’s, were found after UK police cracked a major bootleg operation in London and Amsterdam. Five men were arrested.
An Australian woman appeared in court charged with repeatedly stabbing her partner with a pair of scissors in the back, shoulder and thigh because he played Elvis Presley’s song ‘Burning Love’ over and over again.
2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough
Singer/actor David Cassidy was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion of drunken driving, his third such arrest since 2010. After pleading no contest, he was placed on probation for five months, ordered into three months of alcohol rehab and also a nine-month alcohol education program.
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