Today's piece of Lost Jewelry from the Vaults at Oldiez 93 for Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 comes from The King, Elvis Presley!
On May 23rd, 1970, "The Wonder Of You" entered Billboard's Top 40 and climbed up to #9, spending eleven weeks in the chart, was certified a Gold Record and also went to #1 on the Adult Contemporary chart for one week.
Born on January 8th, 1935 in Tupelo, Mississippi, Elvis Presley placed a staggering 114 songs in the Top 40 between 1956 and 1981 (four years after his death). Sixteen songs went to #1, 24 were certified Gold and 27 were certified either Platinum or Multi-Platinum.
Elvis died of heart failure on August 16th, 1977 of heart failure.
Elvis starred in numerous movies.