March 03, 1956 Elvis wrote a check for $500 toward the purchase of a house for himself and his parents at 1034 Audubon Drive, a well-to-do neighborhood east of downtown Memphis. Later he flew to Shreveport with his cousin Gene Smith, where he performed at the Louisiana Hayride, Municipal Auditorium, Shreveport.
March 03, 1958 Shooting began in New Orleans' French Quarter. The film company stayed in New Orleans until March 11.
March 03, 1959 Elvis traveled to Munich with Red and Lamar to visit Vera Tschechowa, a 18 year old actress whom Elvis met in January while doing publicity shots for the March of Dimes. In the evening they went to dinner with various friends of Vera and later to the Moulin Rouge, a striptease club.
March 03, 1960 Elvis arrived in New Jersey at 7:42
a.m. in the middle of a snow storm. The army held another big press conference with a welcoming party that included the Colonel, Nancy Sinatra and lots of RCA representatives. Elvis spent the next 2 days at Fort Dix going through the routine discharge procedure.
March 03, 1962 Elvis bought some clothes at Lansky's.
March 03, 1964 This was the second day of recording at Radio Recorders for Elvis' new film and he worked from 12:30
p.m. till midnight, recording 7 more songs.
March 03, 1967 There were some complaints about Elvis' continuing delays and Elvis was informed that he was expected without fail at United Artists on Monday, March 6. Meanwhile on the ranch Elvis kept on spending money, buying a Ford pickup, A Ranger and 11 Rancheros as well as another mobile home.
March 03, 1974 Elvis performed at the Astrodome, Houston, Texas at 2:00
p.m. Towards the end of Elvis' performance of "Fever", the Colonel appeared on stage, riding a small donkey led by Vernon Presley. As Elvis went into "Let Me Be There", Vernon mounted the donkey and the Colonel slapped it and led it off stage.
March 03, 1975 Elvis flew to California for the recording session which was originally planned for the fall and in preparation for his Vegas opening.
March 03, 1977 In the early morning Elvis signed his will and after taking care of some other business Elvis left for an vacation to Hawaii.