And there is no shortage of people claiming to be related to Elvis Presley — even if DNA tests prove them wrong. The fact that the world has so many Elvis impersonators says it all about Presley mania. Presley was however born in Tupelo, Mississippi.
He had a twin who was stillborn and grew up as an only child. He never visited England but he did in fact have one fleeting visit to Scotland in his lifetime. DNA tests may be the only way to prove to many of those claiming to be related to Presley that they are deluded.
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Presley married Priscilla Beaulieu in and had only one child, daughter Lisa-Marie. He died on August 16, at Graceland. Many people like to wish they were related to somebody famous, especially somebody as legendary as The King.
Researchers have gone through the Presley family tree with a fine tooth comb to find out what it was that made Presley so special. In , three so-called Elvis enthusiasts even created The Elvis Sighting Society to monitor these apparent incidents.
Some people even claimed he appeared as an extra in the blockbuster, Home Alone. One of the biggest theories on why Presley may have faked his death is because he had to in order to escape the mafia. Gail Brewer-Giorgio, the author of the bestselling book Is Elvis Alive , recalled in a recent interview with TIME how she pored through thousands of FBI documents to come to the conclusion that Presley was an American hero who had to go into witness protection.
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But when Presley was found to be a mole, he was put into the witness protection program, Brewer-Giorgio said, citing what she said was evidence from FBI documents and interviews. The FBI did not immediately comment on the decades-old claim that Brewer-Giorgio describes at length in her book.
The FBI never investigated Presley, but a folder in his name was created because he had been the target of several extortion attempts the FBI probed. Memes comparing Tanya McDowell to various school-related criminal cases surface frequently. The fake story of two undocumented immigrants burglarizing a home and being killed by a little girl with a shotgun is more than a decade old. Company spokesperson: "Chick-fil-A restaurants are individually owned and operated, so wage decisions are made at the local level.
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Some believe Elvis was connected to the mafia
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