Elvis Official Comm. Minted Medallion Coin~1977

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  • Sold Date: Jan 29, 2008
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~*~Official Commemorative Minted Meallion Coin~*~

Elvis Presley 1935-1977


Elvis Presley started his adult life as a truck driver. It was not long however before his singing talents were recognized and he became "The King" of a new musical trend - Rock 'n' Roll. Throughout his life, Elvis remained "The King". Forty-five of his records sold more than one million copies each - (names a few).

Besides Rock, Elvis also sang love ballads in a manner that on he could. Love Me Tender, Are You Lonesome tonight, Crying in the Chapel will live forever in testimoney of this.

His versatility was evidence by his apperance in 31 films in most of which he played the starring role. The private side of Elvis slhowed him to be deeply religious. He recorded several gospel music albums.

Elvis served a term in the U.S. Army and married the daugher of an officer in 1967 - one child was born of the marriage, a daugher.

The King of Rock 'n' Roll was also a phianthropist donating to many charities and to individuals who were not as fortunate as himself.

With the untimely passing of Elvis Presley, an era is ended. To many millions it spells the end of
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