November 25, 1954: Elvis performed live at the Palladium Club in Houston, Texas.
November 24, 1955: Elvis performed live at Woodrow Wilson High School
in Port Arthur, Texas. This was the first show Elvis did after signing with RCA three days earlier.
November 22, 1956: Elvis performed twice this day at the Sports Arena in Toledo, Ohio. Elvis got attacked
after his second show by a jealous boyfriend. The man got arrested. The day before the movie Love Me Tender had opened nationwide in the US.
November 28, 1957: Elvis spent the evening watching Pat
Boone’s new movie April Love at Loew’s Palace in Memphis.
November 27, 1958: Elvis was serving in Germany at the time. On this day he was promoted to private first class. Later in the
evening he had Thanksgiving dinner with the family of his girlfriend Elisabeth Stefaniak.
November 26, 1959: Elvis was still serving in Germany.
November 24, 1960:
Elvis was shooting Wild in the Country at the 20th Century-Fox Ranch north of Santa Monica. The day before the movie G.I Blues had opened nationwide.
November 23, 1961: Elvis was
still in the middle of filming the movie Kid Galahad during Thanksgiving this year. The day before the movie Blue Hawaii had opened nationwide in the US.
November 22, 1962: Elvis spent
almost certainly Thanksgiving in Las Vegas. The day before the movie Girls! Girls! Girls! had opened nationwide in the US.
November 28, 1963: It is most likely that Elvis spent Thanksgiving in Los
Angeles. The day before the movie Fun In Acapulco had opened nationwide in the US.
November 26, 1964: Elvis had just finished his work with the movie Tickle Me, and he spent Thanksgiving
driving back to Memphis.
November 25, 1965: It is most likely that Elvis spent Thanksgiving at Graceland. The day before the movie Harum Scarum had opened nationwide in the US.
November 24, 1966: Elvis spent Thanksgiving with Colonel Parker in Palm Springs. Later that evening he headed home for Memphis in his rebuilt Greyhound bus.
November 23, 1967: The
shooting of Stay Away, Joe had ended the day before. Elvis was still on the film set at Thanksgiving. The day before the movie Clambake had opened nationwide in the US.
November 28, 1968: Elvis
was in the middle of filming the motion picture The Trouble With Girls during Thanksgiving this year. Just five days later the NBC TV-Special Elvis was aired for the first time.
November 27, 1969:
Elvis travelled back and forth between Las Vegas, Palm Springs and Los Angeles during the Thanksgiving holiday. The double album From Memphis to Vegas/From Vegas to Memphis hit #12 in the U.S.
26, 1970: Elvis had arrived in Los Angeles the day before, and he most likely spent Thanksgiving there. He had ended his second tour of the 70’s a little more than a week before on November 17th in Denver, Colorado.
November 25, 1971: Elvis spent Thanksgiving in Los Angeles.
November 23, 1972: Elvis spent Thanksgiving in Hawaii together with his girlfriend Linda Thompson. Elvis had three days
earlier held a press conference to announce his satellite broadcasted concert in Hawaii the following January.
November 22, 1973: Elvis spent Thanksgiving at Graceland. Elvis had been hospitalized for two
weeks at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis just a few weeks earlier for breathing difficulties.
November 28, 1974: Elvis spent Thanksgiving in Palm Springs together with Linda Thompson.
November 27, 1975: On this day Elvis traveled with Linda Thompson to Las Vegas to prepare for yet another 2 week engagement at the Las Vegas Hilton International Hotel. This was his first real flight in the Lisa Marie with
his new pilot Milo High.
November 25, 1976: Elvis was in the middle of a week-long tour. This evening he performed at the University Of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon.