This is a 24 slide, highly animated, power point presentations on Sports & Entertainment - Elvis Presley. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
Born on January 8, 1935, in Tupelo, MS, to Vernon & Gladys Presley, Elvis Presley came from very humble beginnings and grew up to become one of the biggest names in rock 'n' roll. Presley was a twin, but his brother, Jesse Garon was stillborn.
Presley endured rapid fame in the mid-1950s. He appeared on the radio, television, radio, the silver screen. On August 16, 1977, at age 42, he died of heart failure, which was related to his drug addiction.
Since his death, “The King” continues to be one of the biggest names in rock 'n' roll. Throughout his amazing career, Presley helped popularize rock 'n' roll music in America. He also won 3 Grammy Awards for his gospel recordings. A major musical force, Presley had 18 No. 1 singles, including "Don't Be Cruel," "Good Luck Charm" and "Suspicious Minds," as well as countless gold and platinum albums.
He was one of the first performers inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (1986). In 1998, Presley was posthumously inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame; 3 years later, he was posthumously inducted into the Gospel Music Association's Gospel Music Hall of Fame.
The presentation covers the following:
Moving & Music
Exposure to Music
Sam Phillips Mentor
Elvis Big Break
Making It Big
First #1 Hit
Death of Gladys
Beginning of the End
Since His Death
End of Presentation
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