Elvis Presley met the lady who would go on to turn out to be his spouse, Priscilla Presley (née Beaulieu) in 1959 when she was simply 14-years-old. The pair have been in Friedberg, Germany, on the time the place the King was stationed within the US Military. After his service concluded in 1960, Elvis did not see Priscilla once more till 1962 when he invited her on a two-week trip within the USA. After that journey, the pair by no means wished to be separated once more.
After Priscilla’s journey to the US had come to an finish, she began planning out her subsequent go to again to America that Christmas with Elvis.
She persuaded her dad and mom as soon as once more that she could be respectful and accountable and the pair spent their first-ever Christmas collectively.
When she returned to Germany for the second time, nevertheless, all the things had modified.
Elvis referred to as Priscilla’s mom, Ann, and her step-father, Captain Paul Beaulieu, and requested for his or her daughter to maneuver to Memphis, Tennessee completely. (Through ElvisPresley.com.au)
On the time Priscilla was in her remaining years of college and Elvis wished her to complete her research in Memphis, as near him as doable.
This was, after all, a tough factor to just accept for Priscilla’s dad and mom.
However the King wasn’t going to be informed no. He persuaded the dad and mom that, if Priscilla have been to be a part of him within the US, she wouldn’t dwell with him in Graceland, however as a substitute with his father, Vernon Presley.
Vernon, for the reason that loss of life of his spouse, Gladys, had been remarried, that means Priscilla would have had two adults taking care of her always.
Only a few months later, in March 1963, Priscilla moved in with Elvis completely.
After that, Elvis launched into his film profession wholly. He filmed a variety of photos, and subsequently took on many lovers, together with the Swedish-American star Ann-Margret.
However within the winter of 1966, Elvis proposed to Priscilla, earlier than marrying on Might 1, 1967.
Though the pair seemed fortunately married, Priscilla later revealed that wasn’t totally true.
In her 1973 interview with Women’ House Journal she revealed that she and Elvis have been fairly joyful to stay as simply roommates.
However, she defined, on the time “it wasn’t good for individuals to [just] dwell collectively” with out being married.