Daily Elvis: August 26

Give us this day,  August 26, our daily Elvis

Tupelo, Mississippi

1935-1948

1935-1940

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

, 1938

Vernon Presley in prison  ( May 25 1938 to February 6 1939)

,1939

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

1942
Kelly Street, a rented, small apartment.

1943

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

1944

August 8, 1945 to July 18, 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.

1947

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)

January 7, 1950 to April 1953
398 Cypress Street

August 1952

Elvis worked at the Upholsterers Specialties Company.

1953

398 Cypress Street (rented from January 7 to April 1953

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

The Sun Records Rockabilly Era

August 26, 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

August 26, 1955

Elvis performed at the Baseball Park, Gonzales, Texas.

The other acts were: Johnny Horton, Betty Amos, David Houston, Sonny Crammer, Ray Gallman, Tillman Franks and Willie Birdbrain

Print Ad for Elvis Presley’s Louisiana Hayride Performance August 26

Engagement – Tour Ref: 1955
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Show type: Pics: Ads:
Info August 26 1955 Baseball Field Gonzales TX (8:00 PM) Louisiana Hayride Tour Yes

The Presleys  lived at  1414 Getwell Street rented from mid-1955 to May, 11 1956.

The RCA Victor Atomic Powered Singer

August 26, 1956

Love Me Tender 

The Presleys lived at Audobon Drive

August 26, 1957

The Presleys lived at  Graceland,

The Military Service Disruption

August 26, 1958

Military service  Fort Hood in Texas.

August 26, 1959

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

The Hollywood Decade/The Elvis Establishment

August 26, 1960

Flaming Star 

August 26, 1961

Elvis Presley’s album “Something For Everybody” hit #1 in the U.S.

Follow That Dream 

August 26,1962

August 26, 1963

Viva Las Vegas

Romances: Ann-Margaret

August 26, 1964

August 26, 1965

Sonny & Cher were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘I Got You Babe’, the duo’s only UK No.1. Sonny Bono was inspired to write the song to capitalize on the popularity of the term “babe,” as heard in Bob Dylan’s ‘It Ain’t Me Babe’.

Paradise, Hawaiian Style

August 26, 1966

Double Trouble

August 26, 1967

The Beatles held a press conference at University College in Bangor, North Wales with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. The Beatles announced that they had become disciples of the guru and that they renounced the use of drugs. The four had become members of the Maharishi’s ‘Spiritual Regeneration Movement’, which obligated them to donate one week’s earnings each month to the organization.

Elvis and Priscilla arrived home from Vegas to Memphis at 8.20 a.m.

August 26, 1968

Apple Corps releases five single records, including The Beatles’ “Hey Jude” backed by “Revolution”. It will become the band’s biggest hit.

Jeannie C. Riley’s “Harper Valley P.T.A.” was certified Gold. The single eventually sold more than six million copies and Riley became the first woman ever to top the U.S. Pop and Country singles charts with the same song.

Charro!

August 26, 1969

Elvis Presley released “Suspicious Minds,” his 18th and last lifetime #1 single in the U.S.

 

Chart (1969–70) Peak
position
Australian Go-Set National Top 40 1
Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40) 13
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Flanders) 1
Belgium (Ultratop 50 Wallonia) 5
Canada Adult Contemporary (RPM) 3
Canada Top Singles (RPM) 1
Germany (Official German Charts) 7
Irish Singles Chart 2
Netherlands (Dutch Top 40) 6
Netherlands (Single Top 100) 4
Norway (VG-lista) 10
Sweden (Sverigetopplistan) 58
Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 42
U.K. Singles Chart 2
US Adult Contemporary (Billboard) 4
US Billboard Hot 100 1

Image result for Elvis Presley's single "Suspicious Minds" was released.

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows.

Date: 26 August 1969
Time: 8.15pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Opening Theme
Blue Suede Shoes
I Got A Woman
All Shook Up
Love Me Tender
Jailhouse Rock
– segued medley with –
Dont Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Hound Dog
Inherit The Wind
My Babe
Mystery Train
– segued medley with –
Tiger Man
Monologue (Life Story)
Baby What You Want Me To Do
Runaway
Are You Lonesome Tonight ?
Words
Yesterday
– segued medley with –
Hey Jude
Band Introductions
In The Ghetto
Suspicious Minds
Whatd I Say
Cant Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp
Recordings: 0

official FTD release

While the show was still being taped by RCA, Elvis couldn’t stop laughing during Are You Lonesome Tonight.

Date: 26 August 1969
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Opening Theme
Blue Suede Shoes
I Got A Woman
All Shook Up
Love Me Tender
Jailhouse Rock/Don’t Be Cruel
Heartbreak Hotel
Hound Dog
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Baby What You Want Me To Do
Runaway
Surrender (excerpt)
Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Rubberneckin
Yesterday
Hey Jude
[band introductions]
This Is The Story
Suspicious Minds
What I’d Say
Polk Salad Annie
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

official FTD release

August 26, 1969 – Elvis Presley Music

Review : Live In Vegas : August 26, 1969 Dinner Show FTD CD

On Stage (Elvis Presley album) – Wikipedia

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 1 – Las Vegas July 31st – August 28th 1969
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1969 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Yes
Info August 26 1969 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 Yes Yes

The Vegas Artist in Residence and Tour Decade

August 26, 1970

Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, Jimi Hendrix, (his last ever UK appearance), Donovan, Jethro Tull, Miles Davis, Arrival, Cactus, Family, Taste, Mungo Jerry, ELP, The Doors, The Who, Spirit, The Moody Blues, Chicago, Procol Harum, Sly and the Family Stone and Free all appeared over three days at the third Isle Of Wight Festival. Weekend tickets, £3.

The new feminist movement in America, led by Betty Friedan, staged a nationwide Women’s Strike for Equality.

There was a warning that Elvis would be kidnapped somewhere during the night and extra security was added at the hotel.

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows. That’s the Way It Is Production

Date: 26 August 1970
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
Recordings: 0

With fans in Las Vegas on August 26, 1970

Date: 26 August 1970
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Int. Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Unknown
Recordings: 0

Las Vegas, August 10 – September 7, 1970 – Elvis Presley In Concert

Seeing Elvis Presley in Las Vegas on August 1970

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 3 – Las Vegas August 10th – September 8th 1970
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200
Info August 26 1970 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200

 

August 26, 1971

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows.

Date: 26 August 1971
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: 2001 Theme
Thats All Right
Proud Mary
I Got A Woman
Love Me Tender
Sweet Caroline
Polk Salad Annie
Johnny B Goode
Its Impossible
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
– segued medley with –
Whole Lotta Shakin Goin On
Heartbreak Hotel
Teddy Bear
– segued medley with –
Dont Be Cruel
Hound Dog
Suspicious Minds
Im Leavin
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Cant Help Falling In Love
Closing Vamp
Recordings:

 

Date: 26 August 1971
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
That’s All Right
Proud Mary
Sweet Caroline
Polk Salad Annie
Johnny B. Goode
It’s Impossible
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
Whole Lotta Shakin’
Heartbreak Hotel
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
Hound Dog
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
I’m Leavin’
Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

 

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 5 – Las Vegas August 9th – September 6th 1971
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Light Blue Cobweb Two-Piece Gold Attendance belt Yes
Info August 26 1971 International Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 White Jumpsuit with Green Trim Yes Yes

August 26, 1972

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows.

Date: 26 August 1972
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
Johnny B. Goode
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Love Me Tender
You’ve Lost That Lovin Feeling
Polk Salad Annie
What Now My Love
Fever
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
Heartbreak Hotel
All Shook Up
Little Sister/Get Back
Hound Dog
I’ll Remember You
Walk That Lonesome Road [JD Sumner & The Stamps]
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
My Way
A Big Hunk O’ Love
You Gave Me A Mountain
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

 

Date: 26 August 1972
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
Johnny B. Goode
Until It’s Time For You To Go
You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling
Polk Salad Annie
What Now My Love
Fever
Love Me
Blue Suede Shoes
Heartbreak Hotel
All Shook Up
Little Sister/Get Back
Love Me Tender
Hound Dog
I’ll Remember You
Walk That Lonesome Road [JD Sumner & The Stamps]
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
For The Good Times
A Big Hunk O’ Love
I Can’t Stop Loving You
Mystery Train/Tiger Man
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings: The Concert Years Vol 52

 

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 7 – Las Vegas August 4th – September 4th 1972
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 Yes Yes
Info August 26 1972 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 White Two-Piece Cossack Top suit White Cossack Top suit belt White Suit Yes

August 26, 1973

10cc made their live debut at the Palace Lido Isle of Man at the start of an UK tour. Comprising of Graham Gouldman, Eric Stewart, Kevin Godley and Lol Creme, who had written and recorded together for some three years before assuming the 10cc name.

The date was declared Women’s Equality Day by U.S. Presidential Proclamation, to commemorate the 19th Amendment passed in 1920, which gave the vote to American women on a basis equal to men.

Elvis did Dinner and Midnight Vegas Shows.

Date: 26 August 1973
Time: 8.30pm
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Steamroller Blues
You Gave Me A Mountain
Trouble
Blue Suede Shoes
Long Tall Sally/Whole Lotta Shakin’/Mama Don’t Dance/Flip, Flop And Fly/Jailhouse Rock
Hound Dog
Love Me Tender
Fever
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Suspicious Minds
Introductions
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
I Can’t Stop Loving You
An American Trilogy
A Big Hunk O’ Love
The The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

 

 

Date: 26 August 1973
Time: Midnight
Venue: Las Vegas, NV.
Hilton Hotel
Tickets: 2,200
Costume: Unknown
Track list: Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
Love Me
Steamroller Blues
You Gave Me A Mountain
Blue Suede Shoes
Long Tall Sally/Whole Lotta Shakin’/Mama Don’t Dance/Flip, Flop And Fly/Jailhouse Rock
Hound Dog
Love Me Tender
Fever
What Now My Love
Suspicious Minds
[band introductions]
Release Me
An American Trilogy
Elvis introduces Lisa Marie Presley
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
The The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
Johnny B. Goode
How Great Thou Art (with reprise)
Can’t Help Falling In Love
Recordings:

August 26, 1973 MS Las Vegas, NV. – Elvis Presley In Concert

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 9 – Las Vegas August 6th – September 3rd 1973
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Dinner (8.15pm) 2200 White Jumpsuit Yes Yes
Info August 26 1973 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV Midnight (12.00am) 2200 White Jumpsuit Yes Yes

 

August 26, 1974

Tonight’s shows were canceled due to exhaustion of Elvis.

Engagement – Tour Ref: Las Vegas Season 11 – Las Vegas August 19th – September 2nd 1974
Info: Date: Venue: Location: Showtime: Crowd: Suit: Belt: Musicians: Pics: CD: CDR:
Info August 26 1974 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV CANCELLED
Info August 26 1974 Hilton Hotel Las Vegas NV CANCELLED

August 26, 1975

August 26, 1976

 

The Wake and Aftermath

1977

Uriah Heep, Thin Lizzy, The Sensational Alex Harvey Band, Eddie and the Hot Rods, Golden Earing, Aerosmith, Doobie Brothers, Hawkwind, Racing Cars, John Miles, Graham Parker, The Enid, No Dice and Frankie Miller’s Full House all appeared at the 17th three day Reading Festival, England. A three day ticket cost £7.95.

1978

A crowd of 80,000 people attended the first Canada Jam Festival held at Mosport Park, just north of Bowmanville Ontario. The show featured sets by The Doobie Brothers, Dave Mason, The Commodores, Kansas and The Atlanta Rhythm Section.

Frankie Valli went to No.1 on the US singles chart with the Barry Gibb song ‘Grease’. It went on to sell over 2 million in the States (a No. 3 hit in the UK).

1981

Ottawa City Council named ‘Paul Anka Day’ to celebrate his 25th anniversary in show-business. The council also named a street in Ottawa ‘Paul Anka Drive’ in his honour. The Canadian singer songwriter had written over 900 songs including the classic ‘My Way’.

1982 Elvis Presley Enterprises/Graceland Tourism

1983

The movie “Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence,” starring David Bowie and Tom Conti, had its North American premiere.

1984 Actor ExWife: Priscilla Presley

1987

Sonny Bono, who once said that he never voted until he was 53, announced that he was running for mayor of Palm Springs, California. He won the election in 1988 and went on to win a seat in Congress in 1996.

1989

Ringo Starr wins a court order to prevent a record producer from releasing material Starr considered to be of inferior quality due to the impaired state Starr was in when it was recorded.

1993

A double sided acetate of The Beatles performing live at The Cavern Club in Liverpool sold for £16,500 at Christies, London, a world record price for a recording.

1995

Blur scored their first UK No.1 single with ‘Country House’ and won a media battle with Oasis for the No.1 position. Both acts released their new singles on the same day, ‘Country House’ topped the chart, selling 270,000 copies, compared to ‘Roll with It’ which sold 220,000, seeing Oasis entering the chart at No.2.

1998

A review of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was ordered by U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno.

2001

Madonna was filmed in concert at the Palace of Auburn Hills in suburban Detroit. The video was released as “Madonna – Drowned World Tour 2001.”

2002

Peter Noone, better known as “Herman” of Herman’s Hermits, filed a federal lawsuit against what he said were bogus Hermits. He was seeking an injunction blocking Barry Whitwam, the group’s original drummer, from performing with other musicians under the Herman’s Hermits name. The band was forced to use the name Herman’s Hermits starring Barry Whitwam when they tour in North America, but they remain billed as Herman’s Hermits worldwide.

2003 Recording Artist: Daughter Lisa Marie Presley

2004

US Cinematographer David Myers died after suffering a stroke. He worked of various music films including Woodstock, Elvis On Tour, The Last Waltz, The Grateful Dead Movie, Mad Dogs & Englishmen and Cracked Actor: A Film About David Bowie.

2005

A plaque was unveiled by fellow Quarrymen John Duff Lowe and Colin Hantonat at the site where the band which was to become The Beatles made their first recordings. John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison recorded a version of Buddy Holly’s ‘That’ll Be The Day’ and a Lennon-Harrison song, ‘In Spite Of All The Danger’ as The Quarrymen at the Percy Philips studio in Liverpool in 1958.

2010 Actor: Granddaughter Riley Keough

2013

After accusing the Estate of Michael Jackson of undervaluing a number of Jackson’s assets by hundreds of millions of dollars, the Internal Revenue Service issued the estate a $702 million bill for federal taxes and penalties. The estate followed by filing a court challenge to the bill.

2017

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How Scientology tore Leah Remini and Lisa Marie Presley apart

2018

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