Steve Kline Ages of Rock
January 8, 1935
Elvis Aaron Presley is born in Tupelo, Mississippi. His twin brother Jessie is stillborn. Elvis will become the greatest rock recording artist of all time with 17 #1 hits. The 1956 two-sided hit Hound Dog / Don’t Be Cruel stays at #1 for 11 weeks, a rock era record that stands until 1992.