Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

American, Singer
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Elvis Presley

Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known simply as Elvis, was an American singer, musician and actor. He is regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century and is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King". His energized interpretations of songs and sexually provocative performance style, combined with a singularly potent mix of influences across color lines during a transformative era in race relations, led him to great success—and initial controversy.

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Full name at birth
Elvis Aaron Presley
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Claim to fame
Rock and Roll Icon
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Date of birth
8 January 1935
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Place of birth
Tupelo, Mississippi, USA
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Date of death
16 August 1977
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Age
Place of death
Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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Cause of death
Cardiac Arrhythmia
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Resting place
Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
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Occupation
Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Actor, Musician
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
6' (183 cm)
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Distinctive feature
  • Deep husky voice with southern accent...
  • Dyed black hair often greased back...
  • Eyes...
  • Twin brother Jesse Garon Presley...
  • The famous left-sided grin...
  • Known to friends and fans for his extremely kind-hearted and generous personality...
  • White sequined jumpsuits with rhinestones...
  • Two trademark phrases were "Thank ya!" and "Thank ya' very much!"...
  • Onstage karate moves...
  • His movements, with his pelvis, that gave him the nickname, "Elvis, the pelvis", which he strongly disliked...
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Net worth
$20,000,000 USD
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High school
L.C. Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee, USA (1953)
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Talent agency
William Morris Agency
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