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Elvis Presley

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Paola Garcia

on 1 May 2013

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Transcript of Elvis Presley

Biographical Information Elvis Presley Born January 8, 1935 in Tupelo, Mississippi
born a "twin less twin" (grew up as an only child but always had a desire to have brother)
Grew up very impoverished
Had a close relationship to his mother who was deeply religious
Father was absent for much of his early life and never developed a strong relationship with him
when he was 10yrs old his mother saved up to buy him guitar
developed and strong love for music there on
1953- graduated from Humes High School in Memphis, Tenessee Spark of music/film career Later years and Destructive lifestyle Already had emotional and personal problems
Before his divorce he began an unhealthy addiction to prescription drugs to "support" his lifestyle
constantly admitted to the hospital
spent last days leading up to his death secluded in Graceland
died on August 16, 1977 May 1st, 1967-Marries Priscilla
nine months later Lisa Marie Presley is born
Premieres "Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Via Satellite." It is seen in about 40 countries by 1 billion to 1.5 billion people. The concert album hits No. 1 on the Billboard pop album chart.

performs many live performances
after 6 years of marriage Priscilla and Elvis divorce Presented by: Nayo Hernandez, Victoria Mathews and Paola Garcia Early and teen years Released his first radio single with Sun Records at 19

Appeared on the Ed Sullivan show that drew 60 million viewers

1958 March - He is drafted into the U.S. Army and posted to Germany.

1960 - Elvis is discharged from the army in March.

begins filming career, records for his first post-Army movie, his fifth film, "GI Blues," for Paramount. Eating Disorder Eating as a means to control his life
bad diet increased his risk of heart failure Elvis 1973 Elvis 1977 References Elvis Aaron Presley. (2013). The Biography Channel website. Retrieved 03:50, Apr 26, 2013, from http://www.biography.com/people/elvis-presley-9446466.

TIMELINE: The life and Times of Elvis Presley. (2007). Reuters. Retrieved from http://www.reuters.com/article/2007/08/16/us-elvis-timeline-idUSN1637255620070816

What killed elvis presley?. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.elvispresleynews.com/CauseOfDeath.htm

Larsen, R. J. & Buss, D.M. (2010). Personality Psychology: Domains of knowledge about human nature. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.

Elvis Presley's Physical and Mental Decline. Retrieved from http://www.howstuffworks.com/elvis-presley-biography35.htm traumatic child hood experience
(e.g. father incarcerated, early childhood responsibility, became sole income earner)
used drugs as a means to stay awake, maintain his busy lifestyle, and cope with depression. Depression/Prescription
Drug Abuse The Devils in Disguise Personality Analysis contd. Narcissism had to be center of attention
Would become extremely upset if things did not go his way Music and Personal life Personality Analysis Positive Development in the first six stages:
Trust vs. Mistrust, Autonomy vs. Shame and Doubt, Initiative vs. Guilt, Identity vs. Role Confusion and Intimacy vs. Isolation

Problems in 7th stage: Generativity vs. Stagnation
busy lifestyle did not allow him to see the fruits of his work
years leading up to death experienced mental, emotional and physical health decline

Did not reach the last stage: Integrity vs. Despair Erickson's 8 stages of Psychosocial Development Personality Analysis contd. Norman's Big Five Personality Traits: based on Life Outcome Data 1. Extroversion or Surgency high low 2. Agreeableness high low 3. Conscientiousness high low 4. Emotional Stability high low 5. Culture; Intellect, Openness high low Interactive Segment JAIL HOUSE ROCK DANCE OFF
2-3 volunteers
and Dr. Williams?

The winner gets a BUTTERFINGER BAR :)
(Elvis's favorite candy) http://www.tubechop.com/watch/1155902
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