Category Archives: Elvis Facts

Elvis and the Beatles

Interesting story of the Beatles meeting with Elvis back in 1965. I had heard of the meeting but never really read much about it. Seems sort of strange but I guess this was a group of pretty unique characters! Would … Continue reading

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Elvis Facts

He temporarily passed out from exhaustion, after recording “If I Can Dream”.

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Legendary phraise from Shreveport!

December 15, 1956 — Elvis made his final performance on The Louisiana Hayride at the Hirsch Youth Center, Louisiana Fairgrounds, Shreveport, Louisiana. The now legendary phraise ‘Elvis has left the building’ was first made by Horace Logan on this night.

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Elvis’ Christmas Album

According to the latest certifications by the Recording Industry Association of America, Elvis’ Christmas Album has shipped at least 12 million copies in the United States (3 million copies of the original 1957 release on RCA Victor Records, plus 9 … Continue reading

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Income Drop

Elvis’ income dropped from $400,000 a month to $78 a month after he was drafted into the U.S. Army on Dec. 19, 1957.

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