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Elvis Presley remains one of the most admired celebrities in history. With his good looks and charming voice there was so much to love about the man known as “The King of Rock and Roll.”
Because Elvis was such a major star for decades, many people grew up with him. After being a fan of someone for so long, you start to feel like you know them personally. Many of Elvis’ fans felt that way throughout his life.
As much as Elvis’ fans love watching footage of him performing on stage, the moments they truly treasure are the more personal ones.
Elvis kept his personal life under wraps for the most part. He surrounded himself with his family and his close circle of friends. But a collection of home movies surfaced online, and give fans a glimpse at the more private side of his life.
The clips show Elvis during some of his happiest times with the people he loved, including his wife Priscilla and their daughter, Lisa Marie.
One set of clips shows Elvis and Priscilla enjoying some time together at the beach and the pool. At one point Elvis can be seen wrapping her up in a hug and planting a kiss on her cheek. How sweet!
But the real star of the show is Elvis’ bright smile. It never seemed to disappear from his face.
Being with his family and friends brought Elvis so much joy. It warms our hearts to see him this happy. You can see for yourself in the video below.
Watching Elvis in these clips makes us miss him even more. Do you feel the same?