Daily Elvis: May 30

Give us this day, May 30, our daily Elvis

1933

At Chicago’s Century of Progress Exposition, Sally Rand introduced audiences to her fan dance.

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1940

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

May 25 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.

May 15 – June 20, 1942

Mississippi Gulf Coast and then they all returned to Tupelo, homesick for family and friends.

May 30, 1946)
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.

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

Memphis, Tennessee

1949-1953

Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee

Sept. 12, 1948 – Sept. 20, 1949

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

January 7 to April 1953

398 Cypress Street, rented

April 20, 1954 – mid October 1954

Elvis delivered supplies to job sites for  Crown Electric for $1.00 an hour.

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

mid-1955 to May, 11 1956
1414 Getwell Street

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

May 30, 1955

Elvis performed at the Abilene, TX Fair Park Auditorium

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
  may 30,  1955 Fair Park Auditorium Abilene, TX

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

May 30, 1956

In “Time” magazine, an article entitled “Teener’s Hero” referred to Elvis Presley’s appeal. It said “his movements suggest, in a word, sex.”

Memphis, TN, May 30, 1956:  Elvis attended the Humes and South Side high school graduation ceremony at Ellis Auditorium and congratulated the entire class for their graduation. His former girlfriend Dixie Locke who had gone to South Side high school was among the graduates.Three years before Elvis graduated from Humes high school  on June 3, 1953. The graduation ceremony was also held at Ellis Auditorium. Since then he had come a long way.

Elvis attended the Humes and South Side High School graduations at Ellis Auditorium.

MUSIC 1956: Teeners’ Hero Elvis Aaron Presley – TIME

May 30, 1957

Jailhouse Rock

The Military Service Disruption

May 30, 1958

Military service  Fort Hood in Texas. 

May 30, 1959
Military Service in Germany /  Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

1960

May 30, G.I. Blues

May 30, 1961

May 30, 1962

The Arizona Memorial was dedicated, the project had stalled until Elvis Presley’s concert raised not only a sum of  money but public awareness to raise the completion funds.

Image result for The Arizona Memorial was dedicated

Girls! Girls! Girls!

May 30, 1963

May 30, 1964

“Love Me Do” became The Beatles‘ fourth US number one hit. The  America version had session drummer Andy White playing drums while Ringo played the tambourine. The British single was a take on which Ringo played the drums and no one played tambourine.

The Rolling Stones’ first album – with a slightly different track list from the UK version that came out a month earlier – was released in the U.S. under the title “England’s Newest Hit Makers.”

May 30, 1965

Frankie and Johnny

May 30, 1966

May 30, 1967

May 30, 1968

May 30, 1969

 

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

May 30, 1970

May 30, 1971

May 30, 1972

Elvis returned to Los Angeles before flying home to Memphis the next day.

May 30, 1973
George Harrison released his third solo studio album, “Living In The Material World.”

May 30, 1974

May 30, 1975

On NBC-TV’s “The Midnight Special,” Joan Baez hosted Hoyt Axton and Kool & the Gang.

Elvis went to Huntsville to begin with his 2nd 1975 tour.


He performed at the Von Braun Civic Center, Huntsville, Alabama.

https://i1.wp.com/www.elvisconcerts.com/pictures/s75053004.jpg

Date: 30 May 1975
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Huntsville, AL.
Von Braun Civic Center
Tickets: 9,000
Costume: Silver Phoenix suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
Love Me Tender
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
The Wonder Of You
Burning Love
[band introductions]
Johnny B. Goode
School Days
T-R-O-U-B-L-E
I’ll Remember You
Let Me Be There
Why Me Lord
American Trilogy
Funny How Time Slips Away
That’s All Right
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 16 – May 30th – June 10th 1975
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info May 30 1975 Von Braun Civic Center Huntsville AL (8:30 pm) 8000 Silver Phoenix Black Phoenix suit belt Red Suit Yes Yes

May 30, 1976

Elvis performed two concerts on tour at the Ector County Coliseum, Odessa, Texas at 2.30 and 8.30 p.m.

Before his afternoon show in Odessa Texas on May 30, 1976

Date: 30 May 1976
Time: 2.30pm
Venue: Odessa, TX.
Ector Country Coliseum
Tickets: 8,000
Costume: V-Neck, puff sleeves
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
You Gave Me A Mountain
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Love Me Tender
Heartbreak Hotel
Fever
Polk Salad Annie
[band introductions]
Early Morning Rain
What’d I Say
Johnny B. Goode
School Days
Love Letters
Happy Birthday
Mickey Mouse Theme Song
Young and Beautiful
Hurt
Hound Dog
Funny How Time Slips Away
Help Me Make Through The Night
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

Date: 30 May 1976
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Odessa, TX.
Ector Country Coliseum
Tickets: 8,000
Costume: V-Neck, puff sleeves
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
If You Love Me
You Gave Me A Mountain
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Jailhouse Rock
Blue Suede Shoes
Fever
[band introductions]
Hurt
Hound Dog
Funny How Times Slip Away
Help Me Make It Through The Night
It’s Now Or Never
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Photos: 0

 

Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 21 – May 27th – June 6th 1976
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info May 30 1976 Ector Country Coliseum Odessa TX (2:30 pm) 8000 V-Neck Original belt Light Blue Suit Yes Yes
Info May 30 1976 Ector Country Coliseum Odessa TX (8:30 pm) 8000 White Egyptian Bird Original belt Red Suit Yes Yes Yes

May 30, 1977

At the Mohammed Ali Invitational Track Meet at Cerritos College in Cerritos, CA, Marvin Gaye outpaced Tony Orlando and the host, Ali, in the race

Elvis performed at the Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida.

photo by George Hill

Date: 30 May 1977
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Jacksonville, FL.
Coliseum.
Tickets: 10,300
Costume: Mexican Sundial Suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Fairy Tale
You Gave Me A Mountain
Jailhouse Rock
O Sole Mio/It’s Now Or Never
Tryin’ To Get To You
Little Sister
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
And I Love You So
[band introductions]
Early Morning Rain
What’d I Say
Johnny B. Goode
School Days
I Really Don’t Want To Know
Hurt
Hound Dog
Elvis introduces Felton Jarvis Bruce Jackson, Bill PorterCan’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:
Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 31 – May 20th – June 2nd 1977
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info May 30 1977 Coliseum Jacksonville FL (8:30 pm) 10300 Mexican Sundial Original belt Red Suit Yes Yes Yes

The Wake and Aftermath

 

Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1987

David Bowie kicked off his 87-date Glass Spider world tour at the Feyenoord Stadium, Rotterdam, Holland. The tour’s set, described at the time as “the largest touring set ever,” was designed to look like a giant spider. It was 60 feet (18.3m) high, 64 feet (19.5m) wide and included giant vacuumed tube legs that were lit from the inside with 20,000′ (6,096m) of color-changing lights. A single set took 43 trucks to move.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2004

Madonna was forced to pay out £250,000 in a lawsuit after copying ideas by the late French erotic photographer Guy Burton. Madonna had admitted that the video for her song ‘Hollywood’ was inspired by Burton.

2009

At a charity event in New Orleans that raises funds to rebuild schools and playgrounds damaged by Hurricane Katrina. 81-year-old music legend Fats Domino made a rare appearance and watched his old friends Little Richard, B.B. King and Chuck Berry hit the stage and waved at the 3,000-strong crowd.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2012

According to Nielsen SoundScan, sales of Bee Gees albums jumped 339% during the week following Robin Gibb’s death. Their best selling album, “The Ultimate Bee Gees”, re-entered the Billboard 200 chart at #49, selling 9,000 copies.

2013

A new museum dedicated to the life of Johnny Cash staged its official opening. The museum in Nashville, Tennessee, was set up by wife and husband team Shannon and Bill Miller and features the largest and most comprehensive collection of Johnny Cash artifacts and memorabilia in the world.

2017

reference sites:
http://www.elvisnews.com

http://www.scottymoore.net/tourdates50s.html

http://www.elvis-in-concert.com/

http://www.elvisconcerts.com

http:www.keithflynn.com/recording-sessions/

http://www.elvisrecordings.com/  Master and Sessions

The Elvis Presley Record Research Database

http://www.elvisinfonet.com/

http://www.elvis.com.au/

Elvis History Blog

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