45 Years Ago We Lost The King of Rock Elvis Presley

It was on the 16th of August in 1977 when the king of rock and roll Elvis Presley breathed his last.

Elvis’ parents Vernon and Gladys Presley welcomed him into this world in Tupelo, US on January 8 in 1935.

Elvis’ first contact with music was in the form of pop and country music. He also learned about gospel music on the famous Beale Street.

The singing career of this star singer started in 1954 with the Sun Records label in Memphis where he recorded his first five singles.

Elvis Presley was a multi-talented star who not only sang beautiful songs but also starred in 33 films.

Elvis Presley had a great love for his country as he also served as a regular soldier in the US army from 1958 to 1960.

His death was completely an unexpected tragedy when he died at the age of just 42 due to heart failure in Memphis.

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