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05-01-2011, 03:28 PM
May 1, 1976


Elvis performs at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel. He had a pulled hamstring and did move around the stage much. He sang mostly slow songs and joked with the backup singers.

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05-01-2011, 03:28 PM
May 2, 1977

Elvis performs in Chicago at the Stadium. 19,600 fans attended the show. Earlier that day in Memphis,Dr Nick and Joe Espositio filed a law suit against Elvis for his withdrawl of his support of the Presley Center Courts, Inc.

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05-01-2011, 03:29 PM
May 3, 1977

Elvis performs in Saginaw Michigan at the Civic Center. 7, 197 fans attended the 8:30 pm show. This was the closing show for the tour which earned $800,000 after all expenses were paid. Following the show, Elvis returned to Memphis.

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05-01-2011, 03:29 PM
May 4, 1975

Elvis performs in Louisiana at the Civic Center. 10,000 fans attended both his 2:30 and 8:30 pm shows.

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05-01-2011, 03:30 PM
May 5, 1975

Elvis performs a benefit concert in Jackson, Mississippi, for the victims of a tornado in McComb. The 8:30 pm show was attended by 10,242 fans at the Mississippi State Fair Coliseum.

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05-01-2011, 03:30 PM
May 6, 1976

Elvis continues to perform at the Sahara Hotel. At this show, Elvis delighted the fans by singing "Hurt " two times.

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05-01-2011, 03:30 PM
May 7, 1977

Tom Jones visits Elvis at Graceland.

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05-01-2011, 03:31 PM
May 8, 1976

Elvis performs at Del Webb's Sahara Tahoe Hotel.

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05-11-2011, 09:32 AM
May 9, 1976

Elvis closed at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel. This final show was a special Mother's Day performance. Elvis and the Colonel gave orchids to all the ladies. Elvis was on stage for two hours.

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05-11-2011, 09:32 AM
May 10,1974

Elvis starts a brief tour of California. He opend with a peformance in San Bernardino at the " Swing" Auditorium. Ticket prices for this tour were $10.00. $7.50 and $5.00.

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05-11-2011, 09:33 AM
May 11, 1974

Elvis performs two shows at the " Felt Forum " in Ingelwood. Show times were 2:30 and 8:30 pm. Attendance was above 18,000 for both shows.

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05-11-2011, 09:33 AM
May 12, 1974

Elvis performs in Fresno, Ca at the Selland Arena.

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05-11-2011, 09:34 AM
May 13, 1974

Elvis returned to San Bernardino and performed again at the " Swing " Auditorium in front of 7, 200 fans at 8:30 p.m. This was the closing show for this tour.

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05-11-2011, 09:34 AM
May 14, 1974

Elvis flew form Los Angeles to Lake Tahoe to prepare for his up coming engagement at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel.

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05-11-2011, 09:35 AM
May 15, 1974

Elvis spent the day rehearsing and Relaxing in his Suit at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel.

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05-11-2011, 09:35 AM
May 16, 1974

Elvis starts a ten day engagement at the Sahara Tahoe Hotel in Stateline, Nevada. During this engagement, he missed two shows due to the flu.

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05-11-2011, 09:35 AM
May 17, 1974


Elvis performs at the Sahara Hotel in Tahoe. It was snowing on this evening. While singing " Trying To Get To You" he changed the line to " I've been streaking all the way, baby tryin to get to you". A female fan yelled out, " Streak for us Elvis!". He shout back, " It's to cold up here- I'd freeze to death".

Unchained Melody
05-11-2011, 01:23 PM
May 7, 1977

Tom Jones visits Elvis at Graceland.



ls there a source that can confirm this, because as reclusive Elvis was by 1977 this seems very unlikely. :hmm:

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05-26-2011, 11:11 AM
May 18, 1973

Elvis is taken to the hospital for chest x rays. He was complaining of a sore throat and a chest infection. In the afternoon, the dinner show at the Tahoe Sahara hotel was cancelled. in the evening, the remainder of the engagement was cancelled as Elvis repored he would not be able to continue to perform for the next two days of the enagement.

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05-26-2011, 11:13 AM
May 19, 1973

Elvis leaves Lake Tahoe at noon. When he arrived in Memphis, he went directly to Graceland pulling up the gate at 7:50 p.m.

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05-26-2011, 11:14 AM
May 20, 1977

Elvis starts his fourth tour of the year with a concert at the University of Tennessee's Stokley Athletics Center in Knoxville. On this tour he wore the gold Aztec Calendar Jump suit. Elvis was in good spirits for this tour.

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05-26-2011, 11:14 AM
May 21, 1977

Elvis performs in Louisville, Kentucky at the Freedom Hall. 19,000 fans attended the 8:30 pm show.

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05-26-2011, 11:15 AM
May 22, 1970

Elvis is notified by Col.Parker that a three picture contract was signed with MGM studios . The deal included a documentary, later known as ( TTWII) to be filmed at his upcoming summer engagement at the Las Vegas International Hotel in Las Vegas.

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05-26-2011, 11:15 AM
May 23, 1977

Elvis performs in Providence Rhode Island at the Civic Center.

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05-26-2011, 11:16 AM
May 24, 1977

Elvis performs in Augusta Maine at the Civic Center.

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05-26-2011, 11:16 AM
May 25, 1977

Elvis performs in Rochester New York at the Community War Memorial Coliseum.

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05-26-2011, 11:17 AM
May 26, 1977

Elvis performs in Binghamton, New York at the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena.

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05-26-2011, 11:17 AM
May 27, 1977

Elvis performs in Binghamton, New York at the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena. After the show he headed for Philadelphia.

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05-26-2011, 11:17 AM
May 28, 1977

Elvis performs in Philadelphia at the Spectrum.

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05-26-2011, 11:18 AM
May 29, 1977

Elvis performs in Baltimore at the Civic Center. During the middle of the show he felt ill and left the stage for thirty minutes while he was attended by a physician.

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05-26-2011, 11:18 AM
May 30, 1977

Elvis performs in Jacksonville, Florida at the Coliseum.

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05-26-2011, 11:19 AM
May 31, 1977

Elvis performs in Baton Rouge at the Louisiana State University.