40 years ago today Elvis gave his very last last concert performance at the Indianapolis Market Square Arena. This wasn’t planned as his last. Elvis was due to go back on tour on August 17th, but died at home in Graceland the day before. His last concert had a mixed reaction from by the press, but fans always say this was one of his strongest performances. This was the last show in a 10-day tour, where he performed to over 116,000 fans, ending at the Indianapolis, on June 26th 1977, where dressed in his Mexican Sundial Suit, Elvis performed to
This year we’ve been looking back over 60 years to when Elvis first bought Graceland in 1957. Elvis bought the house in March and in April he had the famous music gates installed. Well, 60 years ago this week Elvis had his famous kidney shaped swimming pool installed, which you see on many home movies.