BIOGRAPHY - ELVIS PRESLEY
''The King of Rock & Roll''
Elvis Presley, 1935–77,
American popular singer, born in Tupelo, Mississippi
Exposed to gospel music from childhood, Presley began playing guitar before his adolescence.
He first recorded in 1953, became a national sensation by 1956, and dominated rock music until 1963.
Elvis Presley - Rock Musician / Singer / Actor.
Born: 8 January 1935.
Died: 16 August 1977.
Birthplace: Tupelo, Mississippi.
Best known as: "The King of Rock 'n Roll".