8. His stillborn twin was buried in an unmarked grave
Elvis’s twin brother, Jesse, was delivered stillborn. And there was no funeral – his father simply put the body in a shoebox and buried it in an unmarked grave. This clearly haunted Elvis, because in later life he searched for his twin’s last resting place. But he never found it.
7. He had an extramarital affair with Joyce Bova
From 1969 to 1971 Elvis and his mistress Joyce Bova conducted an affair right under the nose of Priscilla, even sleeping together in the marital bed at one point. It all ended when she got pregnant. Knowing all about his hang-ups regarding motherhood, she had an abortion without telling him.