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Fleming: Old Friend


Elvis Presley fascinated America with his booming voice, funny hip movement, and graceful southern-gentleman nature. He was a poor boy from Mississippi who grew up in Memphis, taking comfort in loving his sweet mother and entertaining his fans and friends.

On August 16, 1977, many across the world were shocked to learn the “King of Rock and Roll” suddenly died at the age of forty-two. While many knew him strictly as an entertainer, others such as “Righteous Brothers” singer, Bill Medley, knew him as a friend.

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