Daily Elvis: June 14

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Player piano patented by John McTammany Jr (Cambridge, Massachusetts)


Fiddlin’ John Carson recorded “The Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane”.

Tupelo, Mississippi



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

, 1938

Vernon Presley 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.


The Presley family moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, May 15 to June 20, Returning to Tupelo.


August 8, 1945 to July 18, 1946
Berry Street -“Doll” Smith lived here with the Presleys and then Minnie Mae Presley moved in.


Nat King Cole records “The Christmas Song” for the first time

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

Memphis, Tennessee

1948-1953 – Humes High School

Sept. 12, 1948-Sept. 20, 1949

572 Poplar Avenue

Sept 20 1949 to January 7, 1950
185 Winchester Street, a two- bedroom apartment (number 328)

June 14, 1950

Hank Williams recorded “Honky Tonk Blues.”

June 14, 1951

The world’s first commercial computer, Univac I was unveiled, designed for use by the U.S. Census Bureau.

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

April 17, 1952 to May 28, 1952

Elvis worked as an user at Loew’s State Theatre


398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

, 1954

Elvis worked at Crown Electric,  until mid-October 1954

The Presleys lived at 2414 Lamar Avenue, rented til the end of 1954 to mid-1955

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era


Americans took part in the first nation-wide civil defense test in preparation for a possible atomic attack.


Elvis performed at the Bruce High School Gym, Bruce, Mississippi. Elvis appeared with Onie Wheeler and the Miller Sisters. Elvis was paid $ 450.

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
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The Presleys  lived at  1414 Getwell Street rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

June 14, 1956

Singer Mel Torme, for example, said, “I was shocked to hear that a man of integrity like Hal Wallis had referred to Presley as a great dramatic actor. It just shows how far a man will go for the almighty dollar.” (The Arizona Republic, June 14, 1956). And there were undoubtedly other entertainers who felt contempt for Elvis but kept it to themselves.

Many Entertainers Defended Elvis Presley in the Fifties

Elvis at home in Memphis – hanging with DJ Dewey Phillips

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At Audobon Drive boxing with Red West

Elvis Presley and Red West at Elvis' 1034 Audubon Drive House : June 14, 1956.

Romance: June Juanico

June 14, 1956 – Elvis Presley Music

Elvis Presley and Red West at Elvis’ 1034 Audubon Drive House

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

June 14, 1957

The final scenes of Jailhouse Rock were filmed.

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive, Graceland purchased on March 19.

The Military Service Disruption

June 14, 1958

At the Cosimo Recording Studio in New Orleans, Fats Domino recorded “I’m Gonna Be A Wheel Someday.”

Military service  Fort Hood in Texas. Elvis returned to Fort Hood for ten weeks of advanced tank training.

Since soldiers could apply for permission after basic training to live offbase with their family – intended as spouse with children; Elvis made arrangements to bring his mother and father down to Killeen.

June 14, 1959

Connie Francis sang “Lipstick On Your Collar” and Brook Benton sang “Endlessly” on CBS-TV’s “The Ed Sullivan Show.” Robert Merrill, Henny Youngman, Jackie Miles and Wayne & Shuster also performed on the program.

On Leave in Munich with Lamar Fike, Rex Mansfield and Charlie Hodge. In Munich Elvis visited old friends at the Moulin Rouge.

Walter Rocco Torrebruno – was appearing on the same bill with Nancy Holloway at Moulin Rouge

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Military Service in Germany /  Goethestr.14 in Bad Nauheim, Germany

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

June 14, 1960

G.I. Blues

June 14, 1961

Patsy Cline and her brother Sam were involved in a head-on collision in Madison, Tennessee. She was thrown into the windshield by the impact and sustained major head, wrist, and hip injuries, requiring a month of hospitalization. The driver of the other car and her six-year-old son died as a result of their injuries.

Gene Vincent is mobbed by a group of fans and accidentally knocked down a flight of stairs after a performance at The Majestic, Newcastle in the UK. The fall knocks Vincent out cold.

Elvis Presley’s 7th feature film, “Wild In The Country,” co-starring Hope Lange, Tuesday Weld, John Ireland, and Millie Perkins, opened in U.S. and Canadian movie theaters.

June 14, 1962

June 14, 1963

The Beatles performed at the new Brighton Tower in England, with Gerry & the Pacemakers opening.

Priscilla Beaulieu graduated from the Immaculate Conception Cathedral High School.

June 14, 1964

Suspicious of its contents, workers at a London railway station opened alarge chest addressed to the Beatles and found Carol Dryden, a 12-year-old fan who had decided to mail herself to the band.

June 14, 1965

The Beatles released the album “Beatles VI.”

John Lennon‘s second book “A Spaniard in the Works” is published

Paul McCartney records “Yesterday” by himself, after trying unsuccessfully to fit in the rest of the Beatles. The song would later be recorded by over 3,000 other artists and become the most covered tune in music history. In describing it, Paul has said “I did the tune easily and then the words took about two weeks.”

Sonny & Cher released the single “I Got You Babe”.

Frankie and Johnny

June 14, 1966

MGM Sound Stage – Hollywood, California (scoring session)
All That I Am (overdub) TPA3 5307

June 14, 1967

“To Sir With Love,” starring Sidney Poitier, Christian Roberts, Judy Geeson, Suzy Kendall, Ann Bell, and Lulu, opened in U.S. and Canadian movie theaters.

The Monkees began recording “Daydream Believer.” All four band members appeared on the track, completed August 9, with Davy Jones singing lead, Micky Dolenz on backing vocals, Michael Nesmith on lead guitar, and Peter Tork, who arranged the John Stewart composition, on piano.

The Doors were in concert at Steve Paul’s The Scene in New York City with Jimi Hendrix in attendance.

Steve Allen Show” premieres on CBS-TV

Easy Come, Easy Go (1967) – IMDb released

June 14, 1968

23 year old Rod Stewart got his first major exposure in the US when he opened a tour with The Jeff Beck Group at The Fillmore East in New York. Stewart had a bad case of stage fright and partially hid behind a speaker cabinet through the first song.

Back in Memphis Elvis wrote a letter of thanks to Felton Jarvis.

June 14, 1969

“Crystal Blue Persuasion”, the great song from Tommy James and the Shondells, moved from 89 to 57.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono appear on David Frost’s British TV Show

Marvin Gaye spent a second week at the top of the R&B chart with “Too Busy Thinking About My Baby”.  It would hold off all challengers for four more weeks.

“Love Theme From “Romeo & Juliet”, one of the Top Instrumentals of the Rock Era*, was #1 on the Easy Listening chart for a second week.
1969:  The Soundtrack to “Hair” was #1 on the Album chart for the eighth week.  Blood, Sweat & Tears spent their 12th week in the Top Three with their debut while Nashville Skyline by Bob Dylan was #3.

The Beatles ruled for a fourth week with “Get Back”, holding off Henry Mancini, who made an 8-2 move with “Love Theme From ‘Romeo & Juliet'”.  Elvis Presley’s brilliant song “In The Ghetto” was third with CCR closing with their newest, “Bad Moon Rising”.  The rest of the Top 10:  Newcomers Mercy with “Love (Can Make You Happy)”, the Friends of Distinction were groovin’ with “Grazing In The Grass”, the Edwin Hawkins Singers dropped with “Oh Happy Day”, Marvin Gaye was at position #8 with “Too Busy Thinking About My Baby”, the Guess Who was still strong after 11 weeks with “These Eyes” and Three Dog night scored the first Top 10 of their career with “One”

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

June 14, 1970

Grand Funk Railroad spent $100,000 for a block long billboard in New York’s Times Square to advertise their album “Closer to Home.”

– The Grateful Dead released their “Workingman’s Dead” LP.

Eric Clapton’s new band, Derek and the Dominos, made their first appearance at the Lyceum in London.

June 14, 1971

In London, the first Hard Rock Cafe opened.

June 14, 1972

The Greatest Hits album of Simon and Garfunkel was released two years after the duo split up.

Simon and Garfunkel and Peter, Paul & Mary played a benefit concert for United States presidential contender George McGovern at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Led Zeppelin played the first of two nights at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.  Led Zep played for three hours and gave four encores in front of over 16,000 fans.

Elvis performed at the Milwaukee Auditorium Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. It was the first Elvis concert since he returned to performing in 1970 that didn’t sell out.

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On Tour 72 #5 – www.elvisandhismusic.com

June 14, 1972 (8:30 pm) Milwaukee, WI. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Date: 14 Jun 1972
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Milwaukee, WI.
Auditorium Arena
Tickets: 10,559
Costume: White Adonis suit
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
Proud Mary
Never Been To Spain
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Polk Salad Annie
Love Me
All Shook Up
Heartbreak Hotel
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Love Me Tender
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Hound Dog
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
For The Good Times
An American Trilogy
Funny How Time Slips Away Away
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Blue Suede Shoes
Can’t Help Falling In Love

Reviews – Elvis Presley In Concert

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Engagement – Tour Ref: On Tour number 6 – June 9th – June 20th 1972
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June 14, 1973

Elvis attended screenings at either the Memphian or the Crosstown almost every night of the month until he had to go on tour again on the twentieth.

June 14, 1974

June 14, 1975

Janis Ian releases “At Seventeen”, which will reach #3 on the Billboard Pop chart and #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart later in the year. She would perform the song on the very first episode of Saturday Night Live the following October.

“Thank God I’m A Country Boy”, recorded live at the Universal Amphi-theater in California by John Denver, became the best selling record in the US. The song was written by John Martin Sommers, a member of Denver’s backup band.

America scored their second #1 song (following their debut “A Horse With No Name” in 1972) with “Sister Golden Hair”.  The Captain & Tennille were closing fast (12-2) with their debut hit “Love Will Keep Us Together” and Linda Ronstadt moved to challenge with “When Will I Be Loved”.  Grand Funk had a solid hit with “Bad Time” at #4 and Chicago was stuck at 5 with “Old Days”.  The rest of the Top 10:  “I’m Not Lisa” from Jessi Colter, Major Harris at 7 with “Love Won’t Let Me Wait”, John Denver tumbled to #8 with “Thank God I’m A Country Boy”, the former #1 “Philadelphia Freedom” was amazingly back in the Top 10 for the Elton John Band and Joe Simon was at #10 with “Get Down, Get Down (Get On the Floor)”.

Elton John’s album Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy, which debuted at #1, continued as the top album in the land.  New entries in the Top 10 included Stampede from the Doobie Brothers, Four Wheel Drive by Bachman-Turner Overdrive and Spirit of America from the Beach Boys.

The Elvis Presley single “T-R-O-U-B-L-E” hit #35 in the U.S.

The Elvis Presley album “Today” hit #48 in the U.K.

Bringing It Back : Review : Elvis Today : FTD Special Edition 2 CD

At home in Memphis, Elvis screened movies at the General Cinema in Whitehaven.

June 14, 1976

The Beatles album “Rock ‘N’ Roll Music” was certified Gold.

June 14, 1977

President Carter returned Elvis phone call at 5.18 p.m. but gave up because he could not understand Elvis’ rambling. Elvis tried to call back the next day, but didn’t succeed.

The Wake and Aftermath


A “No Nukes” concert took place at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, CA. The acts included Bruce Springsteen, Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Stephen Stills and more.


Theme From NY, NY by Frank Sinatra hits #32

Billy Joel started a six-week run at #1 on the Billboard Hot 200 with his second chart topping LP, “Glass Houses”. The album would go on to sell over 7 million copies on the strength of the singles, “You May Be Right” (#7), “It’s Still Rock and Roll To Me” (#1) and “Don’t Ask Me Why” (#19).

“Little Jeannie” by Elton John climbed to #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart.  It was Elton’s 5th AC #1, following “Daniel”, “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart”, “Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word” and “Mama Can’t Buy You Love”.

Glass Houses took over at #1 on the Album chart, giving Billy Joel his second #1 album.  Against the Wind slipped to 2 after six weeks at the top.  Just One Night by Eric Clapton was surprisingly up to 3 with Pink Floyd slipping to #4 with The Wall.  The rest of the Top 10:  Mouth To Mouth by Lipps, Inc., Van Halen’s Women and Children First at #6, the debut from Christopher Cross up to #7, Middle Man from Boz Scaggs at #8, the Pretenders’ great debut at #9 and the Soundtrack to “The Empire Strikes Back” moving from 17-10.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley


Sylvester Stallone and Dolly Parton, co-stars of the soon-to-be-released feature film “Rhinestone,” received stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Madame Tussaud’s Waxworks in London unveils a model of Boy George on his 23rd birthday.


Queen scored a #1 album in the U.K. with A Kind of Magic.

“Nasty” by Janet Jackson reached #1 on the R&B chart.

Patti LaBelle and Michael McDonald had Billboard’s top tune with “On My Own”. The pair actually recorded their vocal parts separately and had never met until after the song went to number one.

“On My Own”, the duet pairing Patti LaBelle & Michael McDonald, reached #1 after 13 weeks, replacing Madonna’s “Live To Tell” at the top spot.  “I Can’t Wait” from Nu Shooz was #3 with Billy Ocean’s “There’ll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)” at #4, his fifth Top 10 in his last six releases.  The rest of the list:  “Crush On You” from the Jets, Whitney Houston’s former #1 “Greatest Love Of All”, George Michael’s first solo hit “A Different Corner” at #7, Howard Jones moved up from 14-8 with “No One Is To Blame”, Mike + the Mechanics on their way down with “All I Need Is A Miracle” and Level 42’s “Something About You” at #10.

the album Whitney Houston was still at #1 nearly a year after its release.


At Osaka Stadium in Osaka, Japan, Madonna played the first date of her Who’s That Girl World Tour. It was the highest-grossing tour to date, earning more than $20 million.


The Fat Boys filed a $5 million law suit against Miller Beer and Joe Piscopo for using their likeness in a Miller Lite “Rappin “Fats” Piscopo commercial.


Singer-songwriter Carol King gets a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame


Police in Port St. Lucie, Florida charged a 16 year-old boy with murder after he confessed to killing a woman who did not like the lyrics he was rapping. Victor Brancaccio punched and kicked 81 year-old Mollie May Frazier in the head and chest after she objected to the obscenities in a song he was playing over headphones and singing along to. The song was “Stranded on Death Row” by Dr. Dre. Brancaccio later spray-painted and burned the corpse in an effort to hide his actions and erase fingerprints. He was convicted in 1995 and was sentenced to two terms of life in prison.


Henry Mancini died at the age of 70 from pancreatic and liver cancer in Los Angeles.


Several residents of Columbus, Ohio call the police to complain about the volume of a Ted Nugent concert. The Motor City Madman refused to quiet down because the music was within legal noise limits.

ABC’s Diane Sawyer interviewed Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley on ABC-TV’s Prime Time Live. It was the couple’s first interview since their surprise marriage a year earlier and was part of the publicity push for Jackson’s album “HIStory – Past, Present and Future: Book One”. Jackson and Presley declared they were a “normal married couple who hoped to have a baby”. When asked if they had sex, they replied “yes, yes, yes!” They also confirmed that a prenuptial agreement had been signed.


“I’ll Be Missing You” by Puff Daddy & Faith Evans debuted at #1. displacing  “MMMBop” by Hanson

Spice by the Spice Girls was #1 on the Album chart for the fourth straight week.


– In Lubbock, TX, a power failure ended a Britney Spears concert after only two songs.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley


Queen Elizabeth conferred upon Sting the title of Commander of the British Empire.

Queen Elizabeth awarded Gerry Marsden of Gerry & the Pacemakers a Member of the Order of the British Empire medal.


James Brown pleaded no contest to a domestic violence charge stemming from an incident last January in which he was accused of assaulting his wife, Tomi Rea Brown. He was not sentenced to any jail time, but forfeited a $1087 bond.

“Elvis Country – I’m 10,000 years old” is reissued with six bonus tracks on CD.

It was announced that TV Guide would be issuing four commemorative Elvis Presley covers in celebration of 50 years of Rock ‘n’ Roll. The covers were on newsstands July 1 (July 4th issue).


Bob Bogle, lead guitarist and co-founder of The Ventures, known for their instrumental hits “Walk, Don’t Run” and “Hawaii Five-O”, passed away at the age of 75.


Michael Jackson was posthumously inducted and Aretha Franklin was inducted to the Apollo Theater Hall of Fame in Harlem, New York.

Tim Bachman, one of the founders of the ’70s Rock group Bachman-Turner Overdrive, was charged by Abbotsford, British Columbia police with sexual interference of a person under 14, touching a young person for a sexual purpose and sexual assault. Police charged Bachman for incidents that allegedly began 10 years ago in Abbotsford when the complainant was 11 years old. In May, 2013, he would be found not guilty. Bachman was again arrested by Abbotsford police on May 26, 2014 on new charges relating to incidents from the 1990s involving a different alleged victim.

2011 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough


Gordon Lightfoot and Bob Seger were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.


In Manchester, Tennessee, 70-year-old Paul McCartney played 24 Beatles classics and seven Wings songs in a two-and-a-half-hour set for 80,000 fans at the 12th annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.

Events about Elvis Presley which occured today (June 14th) 


Kiss Rocks Vegas” was released on pay-per-view.

Henry McCullough, who played guitar for Paul McCartney’s band, Wings, passed away at the age of 72. His work was featured on the hits “Hi, Hi, Hi”, “Live and Let Die” and McCartney’s solo hit, “My Love”.


The National Music Publishers Association announced at their annual meeting in New York that from here on, Yoko Ono would receive song writing credit on John Lennon’s “Imagine”. Ono and her son, Sean Ono Lennon, were in attendance to pick up a Song Of The Century Award for the 1971 song and were not expecting the announcement.

In Chicago, Paul Simon performed at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island.

Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood’s hit “Summer Wine” debuted at #1 on Billboard & Clio’s Top TV Commercials chart after its appearance in H&M’s The Summer Shop 2017 ad. The song had reached #49 on the Billboard Hot 100 in April, 1967.


With sales of over 2,000 copies during the previous week, “The Very Best Of Fleetwood Mac” surpassed the two million mark. The album peaked at #12 on the Billboard chart in 2002.


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