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Happy Birthday Elvis!

Elvis Presley was born on January 8, 1935 in Tupelo, Mississippi. He would have turned 78 this year. A multi-dimensional performer, Elvis' diverse talents are on display in the many recordings and movies that he left behind:

Careless love: the unmaking of Elvis Presley by Peter Guralnick

The Colonel: the extraordinary story of Colonel Tom Parker and Elvis Presley by Alanna Nash

Dead Elvis: a chronicle of a cultural obsession by Greil Marcus

Elvis and me by Priscilla Beaulieu Presley with Sandra Harmon

Elvis Presley by Bobbie Ann Mason

Last train to Memphis: the rise of Elvis Presley by Peter Guralnick

Me and a guy named Elvis: my lifelong friendship with Elvis Presley by Jerry Schilling with Chuck Crisafulli

Elvis '56 [videodisc] by an Elvis '56 and Lightyear Entertainment presentation ; produced and directed by Alan Raymond, Susan Raymond ; writers, Martin Torgoff, Alan Raymond, Susan Raymond

Elvis [videodisc]: the echo will never die

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