Elvis He is the king. Elvis Aaron Presley - January 8, 1935 Tupelo, Mississippi, U.S. Died August 16, 1977 (aged 42) Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Resting place Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Education L.C. Humes High School Occupation Singer, actor Home town Memphis, Tennessee, U.S. Spouse(s) Priscilla Beaulieu (m. 1967; div. 1973) Children Lisa Marie Presley. His doctor stated that he died of chronic constipation, other reports stated heart failure and/or overdose.