40-five years ago, on aug. Sixteen, 1977, elvis presley became observed dead within the toilet of his palatial graceland estate in memphis

Elvis Presley

Elvis Presley

The Baz Luhrmann-directed "Elvis" movie has been a global hit.

Elvis presley's death anniversary gives a tourism raise to his birthplace

The Birthplace in Tupelo is about 94 miles (151 kilometers) southeast of Graceland

Fill in someTurner said it was only last November that a busload of visitors became the first international tour group at the site since January 2020. text

Before the pandemic, the Birthplace saw about 60,000 visitors a year.