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Inside Elvis' Desperate Battle with Diet and Drugs – And How Linda Thompson Saved Him from Drowning in a Bowl of Chicken Soup

Originally posted 08/11/2016 12:25PM

When Linda Thompson began a whirlwind romance with Elvis Presley in 1972, he was in the midst of a critically acclaimed comeback.

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How Lisa Marie Presley, 9, Broke Elvis' Death to His Ex Linda Thompson

Originally posted 08/10/2016 02:30PM

When Elvis Presley died in 1977, his ex-girlfriend Linda Thompson was painfully aware of the singer's struggles with prescription pill abuse. But the news – and how it was delivered – broke her heart.

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How I Fell in Love with Elvis – and Married Caitlyn Jenner: Linda Thompson's Fascinating Life

Originally posted 08/10/2016 08:00AM

At only 22 years old, Linda Thompson fell in love with the King of Rock and Roll. In the 44 years that followed, Thompson would meet, marry and divorce Caitlyn Jenner, launch a television career and become an award-winning lyricist.

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Elvis Presley's Stepbrother Reveals the King's Severe Drug Addiction Almost Caused Him to Choke to Death

Elvis' Stepbrother Reveals the King's Drug Addiction Almost Caused Him to Choke to Death

Originally posted 07/22/2016 04:45PM

When Elvis Presley died in August 1977, the world was shocked: the vibrant performer was only 42.

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Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's Legendary Guitarist, Dead at 84

Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's Legendary Guitarist, Dead at 84

Originally posted 06/29/2016 11:00AM

Scotty Moore, the groundbreaking rock guitarist most famous as a member of Elvis Presley's original backing band, died Tuesday at the age of 84. He passed away in his Nashville, Tennessee home after suffering several months of ill-health, The New York Times reports.

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How Nixon Tricked Elvis into Thinking the President Had Made Him a Federal Agent During Famous White House Visit

How Nixon Tricked Elvis into Thinking the President Had Made Him a Federal Agent During Famous White House Visit

Originally posted 05/03/2016 07:00PM

The King wore a purple velvet suit, a massive gold belt buckle and came bearing a pistol, framed in a display case, when he visited the White House on Dec. 21, 1970, hoping to meet President Richard Nixon. 

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Hidden Guns, Karate Demonstrations and Slapping the President: Elvis Presley's Best Friend Explains the True Story Behind Elvis/Nixon

Hidden Guns, Karate Demonstrations and Slapping the President: Elvis Presley's Best Friend Explains the True Story Behind Elvis/Nixon

Originally posted 04/23/2016 01:00AM

Elvis/Nixon turns the most requested photograph in the national archives – showing an iconic handshake between the King of Rock and Roll and the President of the United States – into a hilariously weird film that highlights the lighter side of two very powerful men.

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An Audience with the King: Elvis Presley's Longtime Confidant Shares His Favorite Memory of the Music Legend

An Audience with the King: Elvis Presley's Longtime Confidant Shares His Favorite Memory of the Music Legend

Originally posted 04/19/2016 03:15PM

The most requested photo in the U.S. National Archives is one of Elvis Presley shaking the hand of President Richard Nixon in December of 1970.

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FIRST LISTEN: Hear Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé's Duet of 'Fever'

Originally posted 09/14/2015 08:00AM

Elvis Presley and Michael Bublé fans are about to catch a "Fever" – the crooners are featured on a new duet of the classic song, and PEOPLE has an exclusive first listen!

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