• Elvis Was Born

    Elvis Was Born
    Elvis was born at 4:35 am in his two-room house in Tupelo, Mississippi. He had an identical twin that was unfortunatly still-born.
  • First Guitar

    First Guitar
    Elvis recives his first guitar for his eleventh birthday, he had wanted a bike but his parents couldn't afford to buy him one.
  • Moving to Memphis

    Moving to Memphis
    Elvis and his family move to Tennessee when he was 13 years old.
  • Graduates High School

    Graduates High School
    In June 1953 Elvis graduated from Humes High School in Memphis.
  • First Recording

    First Recording
    RecordingElvis stops by Memphis Recording Service and records copies of 'My Happiness' and 'Thats When Your Heartaches Begin'
  • First Airplay

    First Airplay
    DJ Dewey Phillips plays 'Thats All Right' on WHBQ, people imediatly love it.
  • Finally Signed

    Finally Signed
    Elvis signs his first contract with RCA Records
  • First Album

    First Album
    RCA Records produces Elivis' first album, Elvis Presley.
  • Gold Record for Heartbreak Hotel

    Gold Record for Heartbreak Hotel
    During a Nashville recording session, Elvis is given a Gold Record for "Heartbreak Hotel".
  • Love Me Tender

    Love Me Tender
    Movie TrailerElvis' first movie Love Me Tender is shown at the Paramount Theater in NYC
  • Graceland

    The Graceland Mansion is purchased for $102,500 in Memphis
  • Drafted into the US Army

    Drafted into the US Army
    Elvis goes to the Memphis Draft board and is put into the US Army
  • Gladys Presley dies

    Gladys Presley dies
    Elvis' mom dies, this is a very hard thing for him
  • Meets Priscilla Beaulieu

    Meets Priscilla Beaulieu
    Elvis meets Priscilla at a party at his home in Germany
  • Discharged from the Army

    Discharged from the Army
    Offically discharged from the US Army at 9:15 am
  • First post-Army recording

    First post-Army recording
    After returning from Germany, Elvis makes his first recording after the army.
  • Marries Priscilla

    Marries Priscilla
    In the Aladdin Hotel, in Las Vegas Elvis and Priscilla are married.
  • Lisa Marie Presley

    Lisa Marie Presley
    Elvis and Priscella's daughter is born at Baptist Hospital, Memphis.
  • Elvis and Priscella Divorce

    Elvis and Priscella Divorce
    Elvis' career causes stress on the marrige, resluting in divorce. They remain close friends.
  • Elvis Passes Away

    Elvis Passes Away
    Elvis dies in Graceland, at 42 years old.