Elvis Presley - August 16, 2014

The king is dead, long live the king. It’s a sad day for Elvis Presley fans. The King of Rock & Roll passed away on this day in 1977 at the age of 42, although there remain plenty of hardcore fans and conspiracy theorists who believe he still walks among us. But we’re pretty sure that Elvis has left the building… 

TODAY’S TRIVIA QUESTION

How many Billboard number 1 hits did Elvis have?

a)   1

b)   9

c)    18

d)   22

Answer below!

TODAY’S CLIP

Watch Elvis the Pelvis do his thing in “Jailhouse Rock,” widely considered to be the first music video.

QUOTE OF THE DAY

I knew by heart all the dialogue of James Dean's films; I could watch Rebel Without a Cause a hundred times over.

~Elvis Presley

 

PHOTOS OF THE DAY

Elvis is all over the American Treasure Tour. Here’s a small sampling.

And don't forget all the Elvis items in our gift shop, including this brand new Elvis lunch box! We also have tote bags, glasses, salt & pepper shakers, and more.

And don't forget all the Elvis items in our gift shop, including this brand new Elvis lunch box! We also have tote bags, glasses, salt & pepper shakers, and more.

TRIVIA ANSWER

c) 18