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Elvis presley is born.

1935

Elvis entered the first grade at lawhon School in tupelio.

1942

Elvis had his first Public performance.

1945

Elvis sings "Old Shep" at a local fair and wins the $5 second prize.

1945

Elvis received his own first guitar on his eleventh birthday.

1946

Gladys buys Elvis his first guitar

1946

Elvis and his whole family moved to memphis.

1948

Elvis got a job working as an usher at Loews state Theatre.

1950

Elvis buys Graceland Mansion.

1953

Elvos makes first record for 4dollars and cuts it for his mother.

1953

Elvis auditions for famous producer Sam phillips.

1954

Sam Phillips sets up first studio sessions with Elvis at Sun.

1954

Elvis signs management deal with coloniel Tom parker.

1955

Elvis buys graceland mansion.

1957

Elvis release his most famous song Jailhouse Rock.

1957

Elvis is drafted and assigned to the Second Armored Division in Fort Hood,TX

1958

Elvis is discharged from the Army, having reached the rank of sergeant.

1960

Elvis marries woman named priscella.

1967

Priscilla gives birth to Lisa Marie, Elvis' only child.

1968

Elvis performs at the International Hotel in Las Vegas.

1969

Elvis meets Nixon, promises to fight drugs.But his drug use is increasing

1970

Aloha From Hawaii" TV special breaks new ground by being beamed worldwide

1973

Elvis became known as an singer and actress.

1977

At age 42, Elvis dies Aug. 16 of heart failure while on the toilet at Graceland

1977