6. He once called up President Carter while stoned
Seven years after being given a narcotics badge from Nixon, Elvis tried demanding a favor from President Carter as well. Completely stoned, he called up the White House to ask for a pardon for a sheriff friend who was in legal trouble. This time, though, he didn’t get what he wanted.
5. He had a facelift at the age of 40
People have often wondered if Elvis went under the knife to try to preserve his looks. Linda Thompson can answer that question: he had a facelift, but only that, when he was 40. “That mini facelift was the extent of his plastic surgery,” she wrote in her book.