Elvis Presley: Odds and Ends
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NBC TV aired a special. The
show featured lavishly staged productions, but also saw him clad in
black leather, performing live in an uninhibited style reminiscent of
his rock and roll days.
When was the show aired?
A country vocal group accompanied Presley on The Steve Allen Show
and their first recording session together produced "Any Way You
Want Me", "Don't Be Cruel" and "Hound Dog". They would work with Elvis through the 1960s.
What was the name of the group?
Priscilla Presley (Beaulieu) had stayed with Presley during the
1960s (they had first met in Germany, when she was only fourteen).
They married in Las Vegas. A daughter, Lisa Marie, was born nine months later.
Priscilla Presley and biographer Suzanne Finstad also claim that
the singer was not overly active sexually.
When did Elvis and Priscilla get married?
4) Elvis's image appeared on a United States postage stamp.
In a 2006 survey for the USPS, the Elvis stamp was the most
year did the stamp first appear?
In 1971, Presley was named "One of the Ten Outstanding Young Men of
Who was the organization
that gave him the award?
U.S. Junior Chamber of Commerce (The Jaycees)
On June 26, 1977, Elvis's held his final performance at the Market
Where was the arena?
7) Elvis died on
August 16, 1977 at his Graceland home.
Where was he first buried?
Hill Cemetery, Memphis, next to his mother
Gardens, next to his mother
Lawn Cemetery, Los Angeles, next to his mother
8) Presley's first sweetheart was a
fifteen-year-old, whom the singer dated steadily since graduating from Humes High School and during his Sun Records time.
Who was the girl?
9) Who was
NOT one of the stars of Blue Hawaii?
10) What single was the first to top all three
Billboard charts: pop, rhythm & blues, and country & western?