Elvis made television and entertainment history with his 'Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii - Via Satellite' concert special. The show was performed at the Honolulu International Center Arena on January 14, 1973 at 12:30 AM Hawaiian time. The concert was beamed live via Globecam Satellite to Australia, South Korea, Japan, Thailand, the Philippines, South Vietnam and other countries, and was seen on a delayed basis in approximately thirty European countries. -
Elvis paid over $2,200 for a New Year's Eve party on December 31, 1968 at the Thunderbird Lounge on Adams Street in Memphis. This was his second consecutive New Year's Eve party at the club. Performers included Short Cuts, Vaneese Starks, Flash and the Board of Directors, Billy Lee Riley and B.J. Thomas.