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Elvis Presley dies

‘King of Rock and Roll’ Elvis Presley died at the age of 42 on 16 August 1977.

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Elvis Presley was an American musician and actor. A cultural icon, he is widely known by the single name Elvis. He is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "the King".

Elvis was born in Tupelo, Mississippi on 8 January 1935.

Elvis Presley made his first television appearance on 3 March 1955.

Why is Elvis famous?

Elvis is regarded as one of the most important figures of twentieth-century popular culture. He is the best-selling solo artist in the history of popular music, with sales of approximately 1 billion worldwide

 

 

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