03:48 PM EDT 03/19/2015
Originally posted 07/29/2014 01:45PM
Got a hunka hunka money burning a hole in your pocket and a love for all things Elvis Presley?
Originally posted 05/01/2014 01:35PM
He was one of the world's most eligible bachelors, an insanely handsome movie star whose engagement to a dark-haired non-celeb resulted in a stack of headlines and a pile of broken hearts. There's a good chance that the news made your mom grab a box of Kleenex and excuse herself from the dinner table ... and no, we're not talking about George Clooney.
We're doing a serious Throwback Thursday, drifting back to May 1, 1967 when Elvis Presley married 21-year-old Priscilla Ann Beaulieu. At that time, the 32-year-old King – still several years away from a rhinestone jumpsuit and double chins – was the world's top-earning entertainer, starring in up to three movies a year and singing his way through their soundtracks. The couple first met eight years earlier, when he was stationed in Germany with the army and she lived on a military base with her Air Force Captain father. The two began seeing each other ("It was a very innocent time," she later said, because she knows what you're thinking. "We still had morals, very high standards.") and Presley proposed with a three carat diamond in December 1966.
So, to celebrate this most random of anniversaries, here are 10 things you might not know about Elvis, Priscilla and their $22,000 wedding cake.
Originally posted 08/16/2012 08:30AM
Thirty-five years after his death, Elvis Presley is still the King.
Tens of thousand of Elvis fans who gathered at Graceland for a candlelight vigil Wednesday night, on the eve of the 35th anniversary of his death at age 42, were treated to a special appearance by Priscilla and Lisa Marie Presley – the first time the late singer's ex-wife and daughter have attended the annual vigil together.
"I've always avoided this because I felt that it would be too emotional," Lisa Marie, 44, told the crowd, reports the Associated Press. "But I really felt it was important to come down here tonight. I love you very, very, very much."
"You should see this from our point of view. It's amazing," said Priscilla, 67, as she looked out from the stage at a sea of burning candles. "It's truly a sight to behold."
Originally posted 10/21/2008 01:20PM
Priscilla Presley couldn't be happier to be a grandma again – and seeing double.
"My daughter just had twins, so that's a dream come true," Presley, 63, told Entertainment Tonight" at a Dream Foundation charity event in Santa Barbara on Friday.
"We are just thrilled," Presley said at the 7th Annual First Ladies for the grant-wishing organization, for which she is an ambassador. "It's been a real delight entering into the room and seeing these two little babies – it's been pretty terrific."
Originally posted 04/16/2008 07:45AM
The queen told the audience it had been "an incredible, life-changing experience"
Originally posted 03/12/2008 05:30PM
Priscilla Presley may be gearing up for the sixth season of Dancing With the Stars – but she's also excited about another milestone in her life: becoming a grandmother again.
Originally posted 03/28/2006 02:00PM
Graceland, the Memphis mansion that Elvis Presley called home for 20 years, was designated a National Historic Landmark on Monday, prompting the late King's wife, Priscilla Presley, to squelch rumors that their daughter Lisa Marie would ever dispose of the 14-acre estate.
Originally posted 08/01/2002 12:30PM
Elvis and Priscilla Presley's relationship is to be set to music and performed on the stage -- possibly on Broadway, definitely in Las Vegas.
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