Do you love Elvis Presley? Do you want to discover more about him? Elvis Aaron Presley, or just Elvis Presley as he is commonly known, was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, United States on January 8, 1935 and died on August 16, 1977. He was one of the most famous and influential American musicians and actors during the 20th century. Elvis Presley is also known among people as The King of Rock and Roll or just “The King” for being one of the most important cultural icons of the 20th century. He started his journey in the world of music in 1954 when he was just 19 years old and he recorded his first song at Sun Records with producer Sam Phillips. One of the greatest and most famous songs recorded by Elvis Presley is “Heartbreak Hotel” which is his first RCA single and was released on January 27, 1956 to be the best song in the United States, the first million-seller for Presley and one of the greatest songs of all time. Here are more secrets about Elvis Presley who is widely known as the best-selling solo artist in the history of recorded music.
1 Almost died when he was a baby: When Elvis Presley was just 15 months old, he was almost dead and this was caused by the Tupelo–Gainesville tornado outbreak that struck the Southeastern United States in April 1936.