Here are some interesting facts I've recently discovered about Elvis the Pelvis Presley:
- He recorded his 1st song for $4 at age 18 for his mother Gladys
- Elvis purchased his 18 room mansion, Graceland, at the age of 22 for just over $100,000.
- Elvis only ever performed outside of the United States three times, and all three times were in Canada. In 1957, he played in Ottawa, Toronto and Vancouver.
- In 1960, while in jail on charges of theft, singer Barry White heard the Elvis tune "It's Now or Never" and vowed to dedicate his life to music.
Did you ever see Elvis Presley perform? Do you have any memories of The King? Please share your thoughts in the comment section below, and let us know how you did on today's trivia question.
What was Elvis Presley’s middle name?