In this year Elvis and Vernon both had to spend time in hospital with their ill health's.
Elvis was admitted to the hospital at 12 midnight with very bad stomach pains and while he was there the Doctor's decided to get his drug use back in control.
Vernon (Elvis's Father) suffered a heart attack and ended up being admitted to the very same hospital as Elvis was a week before.
Elvis recorded for RCA at Hollywood Studios.
The first of 29 shows was scheduled at The Las Vegas Hilton Hotel.
Barbara Streisand asked Elvis to take the Co Starring role in the remake of A Star is Born but Colonel decided to stop Elvis from making the film.
Elvis asked his body guards to look for a plane for him to travel in. They found a 96 passenger Convair 880 plane which Elvis decided to decorate in the famous blue and white. He then Christened it the ' Lisa Marie', it was delivered to Elvis on the 10th of November.
Elvis played many concerts around the United States Of America.
Elvis played concerts at a state fair coliseum in Jackson, Mississippi and the concert raises a magnificent $108,000 for the survivors of a hurricane in McComb, Mississippi.
Elvis had surgery on his eyes to make him younger looking.
At a concert in Asheville, North Carolina, Elvis generously gave an audience member a ring worth $6,500.
Elvis bought 14 Cadillac Eldorado's and he gave everyone of the 14 cars away.
Elvis remained in his poor health while Priscilla and Mike Stone split up. Priscilla started an acting career.
Elvis is having to cancel many of his concerts at the Las Vegas Hilton Hotel due to his poor health.
As an ongoing problem, Elvis was admitted to a hospital for 2 weeks to sort out all his health issues that he had.
The Lisa Marie plane was finally delivered to Elvis for him to use to travel all around the united states and Hawaii.
Elvis flew to Las Vegas for rehearsals for his 17 shows at the Hilton in Las Vegas were Linda Thompson briefly accompanied him for support.