On This Day (January 8)…The Birthday of a King

Elvis Presley was born on this day in 1935. Promotional photo from 1954. Retrieved from here. Despite having no formal musical training, even reportedly receiving poor grades in music in school, Presley rose to become the "King of Rock", as he is now known. His music career, which formally began in 1953, lasted 25 years … Continue reading On This Day (January 8)…The Birthday of a King