Video: Elvis Presley, born 80 years ago today, performs at the Spectrum in 1977

Screen Shot 2015-01-08 at 1.26.21 PM

Presley died in August 1977; this performance, from The Final Curtain box set, was recorded on May 28.

Elvis Presley 28 May 1977 Philadelphia Pennsylvania from Jenny Maher on Vimeo.

Thanks for reading another Billy Penn story

Find everything you need to know about Philly, every day — in clear, direct language, like a good friend might say.

No clickbait, no cliffhangers: the Billy Penn morning newsletter.

Thanks for supporting Billy Penn!

Test your local knowledge — join us for the next Philly Quizzo virtual event, or take the quiz online.

Lock in your support

Reader support powers our local pandemic reporting. A monthly membership helps lock it in.

Can we count on you as a Billy Penn sustainer?