Though Priscilla was just 14 years old at the time, the two hit it off and later began dating. MORE: Priscilla Presley Takes Custody of Granddaughters to "Pick up the Pieces of Her Shattered Family" (EXCLUSIVE) "We literally lived in a bubble," Priscilla once said of her six-year marriage to Elvis.The pair divorced in 1973 — five years after they welcomed their only child, daughter Lisa Marie Presley — and Elvis tragically died at age 42 in August 1977.
Presley became a student of karate while stationed in Germany. By the 28th, Elvis arrived at Fort Hood, Texas where he would undergo six months of training before shipping off to Germany.Elvis arrived late Saturday night for a two week leave.He was inducted into the army at Memphis March 24, 1958.Presley arrived in Memphis by private rail car pulled by Southern Railway's Tennessean about a.m. Elvis Presley aboard the train that brought him home to Memphis early Monday March 7, 1960. Elvis was wearing a (non-issue) dress blue Army uniform he'd had made in Germany. Miss Judy Spreckels and Miss Anita Wood (next to Elvis) were among those to see him off. at the Draft Board office in the M&M Building, 198 South Main, he and other inductees would spend much of the day at Kennedy Veterans Hospital for processing and physicals before boarding a bus for Fort Chaffee, Arkansas.He was officially discharged the previous Saturday (March 5) at Ft. Some 200 fans waited at Union Station to welcome him home from his stint in the U. The tailor mistakenly gave him the stripes of a staff sergeant, rather than sergeant which was the rank at which he was discharged. On March 26th, Elvis would tape a special "Welcome Home, Elvis" version of Sinatra's ABC-TV variety show which aired May 12th. By the 28th, Elvis arrived at Fort Hood, Texas where he would undergo six months of training before shipping off to Germany.