15 little-known facts about the King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley
• 15 little-known facts about the King of Rock and Roll Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley became interested in school. He was attracted by the traditional and pop music, and country music and black music. He himself tried to play. When he was in eighth grade, a music teacher called him "mediocrity" and set "2". In an attempt to prove otherwise to the next lesson was Elvis with a guitar and sang "Keep Them Cold Icy Fingers Off Me". But fame came to him much later.
Elvis had a twin brother.
Jesse Garon was born 35 minutes before Elvis died the day after the birth.
Elvis could have been killed during the tornado, when he was only fifteen months. It was a tornado in Tupelo, Mississippi, who entered the four most destructive in the United States.
He received his first guitar from his parents for his birthday and was very upset about it. Poor boy dreamed of a bicycle, but it was too expensive for his family.
The word "blue" is present in fifteen names of Elvis songs. "Blue Christmas," "Blue eyes crying in the rain", "Blue Hawaii," "Blue lunaKentukki", "Blue Moon", "Blue River" and so on. D.
The first of studio recordings Elvis to his mother. He paid $ 4 Sun Studio studio to record two songs for his mother: "My Happiness" and "That's when your suffering begins."
His favorite treat was a peanut butter sandwich, bacon .. honey and banana. However, he buterdbrod fry until golden brown.
Elvis hated the girls' parents, for whom he was an idol. The famous singer often behaved like a sex maniac, it is not surprising that parents of young girls were obviously not happy with the passion of his daughters, and broke records with his recordings. A Presley, in turn, often left their autographs to fans on his chest. On the right, he wrote "Elvis", and on the left, "Presley".
At 22, Elvis bought a huge mansion "Graceland" in Memphis, which was estimated at 102,500 dollars. Elvis lived there for several decades.
In 1965, Elvis expressed his desire to leave the monastery. Presley grew up on the Pentecostal Christian society, but it is clearly not remembered as a Christian believer.
Presley was in the Army. Army life of Elvis began in 1957. During his stay in the army, he was eager to meet with Brigitte Bardot. Elvis was a big fan of French actress.
In addition to the US, he has given several concerts in Canada in 1957. His manager refused any offers of speech abroad since Elvis was an illegal immigrant from Holland. The manager was afraid that Elvis may not be allowed back in the US.
After the death of President Roosevelt Presley bought the yacht "Potomac" for $ 55,000.
He never liked the taste of fish. But fish adored his wife Priscilla. Elvis made it a condition that she never ate fish on the estate "Graceland".
He worked as a doorman at a movie theater in Memphis. Future star was fired because he was handing out free candy girls.
By the way, the Germans used to call Elvis "matador rock 'n' roll."
Elvis was very picky about their appearance, painted eyelashes and eyebrows. This has led to health problems later in life. Presley was almost blind and suffering from glaucoma, had several plastic surgeries - rhinoplasty and face lift two. He also suffered from acne.