Elvis Presley would’ve turned 86 on Jan. eight, and the King is having a little bit of a second once more.
Graceland is celebrating the rock legend in Memphis, Tenn., Jan. 7 to 9, and Web page Six reported that the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum simply commemorated the 50th anniversary of the mind-bending assembly between Presley and the president on the White Home.
Including to all of it, Jon Bon Jovi just released a cover of Presley’s “If I Get Home on Christmas Day” as a vacation hit, and New Orleans vintage seller M.S. Rau has put up some prized possessions of Presley’s — a nickel-plated .38 Particular with a gold hammer for $98,500 and a wide range of over-the-top gold-and-diamond rings, together with one along with his initials. Additionally up on the market, we hear, are the singer’s gold-and-diamond watch, rhinestone cuff hyperlinks and monogrammed sun shades.
It’s additionally notable in the course of the present pandemic that Presley received the polio vaccine on “The Ed Sullivan Present” in 1956 — to persuade the general public it was secure.