today in Elvis history
Principal photography for Follow That Dream was completed.
Elvis returned to Hollywood, for preproduction on It Happened At The World's Fair.
Elvis completed looping and was released from Charro.
Elvis completed his record breaking Las Vegas engagement.
This time it was Joe Esposito who received a threat about 'killing Elvis'. The FBI was notified and Elvis requested Ed Parker, Jerry Schilling and Red West to fly to Vegas to protect him on stage.
Elvis received a lifetime achievement award from the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences in his dressing room.
Elvis performed at the Summit, Houston, Texas at 2.30 p.m., which was a heart breaking performance.