Some Of These Little Known Details About Elvis Will Make You See The King Of Rock In A Whole New Light
He bought Graceland when he was just 22
Elvis bought the 18-room mansion for him and his family on March 25, 1957. He paid $102,500 for the estate and also had music gates and a pool installed. According to the Graceland website, the mansion used to be a cattle farm, which was also used for church gatherings on a few occasions. Now considered a historical place, over 600,000 visitors usually tour the estate each year.