Elvis’ Birthday! -Remembering Elvis Through the Ages-

January 8, 2017 marks the 83rd birthday of the ‘King of Rock and Roll’ Elvis Presley. Iconic and loved by fans all ages, Elvis is one of the most (if not the most) prolific artists in music history. It’s no surprise that we’re HUGE FANS of him here at Zoomer Radio and we’d like you to join us in a walk down memory lane as we remember Elvis through the ages…

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Elvis pictured as a baby in 1938 with his parents, Gladys and Vernon

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Elvis in Humes Highschool ROTC – 1951 (Second row from the top, 7th across from the left)

Elvis Presley age 19 performs with Scotty Moore and Bill Black on the weekly broadcast of Louisiana Hayride in October 1954

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Elvis on the set of Love Me Tender in August, 1956

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Elvis on the Ed Sullivan show September, 1956

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Elvis outside at Graceland 1957

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Scotty moore (centre) and Elvis Presley, on the set of Jailhouse Rock 1957

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Elvis drafted into the US Army in 1958

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Joan Blackman and Elvis between takes on the Blue Hawaii set, spring 1961

Elvis and Priscilla marry on May 1, 1967

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On February 1, 1968, Elvis and Priscilla announce the birth of their daughter, Lisa Marie Presley

Elvis Presley performs during his Elvis special, known as the “’68 Comeback,” at NBC Studios in Burbank, California

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Elvis meets President Richard Nixon in the Oval Office December 21, 1970

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Elvis in one of his iconic jumpsuits, circa 1972

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Elvis passes away in his home at age 42, August 16, 1977

LONG LIVE THE KING!!!