Elvis Presley in the Army, 1959
Not the even the King of Rock and Roll himself could escape being drafted into the army.
Behold, a rare historical photo that makes many of today’s male celebrities tremble in fear. There was a time when even the most successful folks of showbiz had to take their turn peeling potatoes, waxing boots, and cleaning toilets with their toothbrush.
Elvis Presley might look dapper in the uniform, but you can see something is eating him. The artist feared the two years without wild concerts and front row fainting female fans would cost him his musical career.
Stationed in Friedberg, Germany, private Presley made proper use of the time and met his future wife, Priscilla.
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