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A glance again at her music profession

Lisa Marie Presley, aged 54, died Thursday after being briefly hospitalized in Los Angeles after going into cardiac arrest earlier that day.

The daughter of Elvis and Priscilla Presley led a lifetime of unfathomable fame and frailty.

As Elvis’ daughter, she held a rightful title as a princess of rock ‘n’ roll. Via her 1994-1996 marriage to Michael Jackson (one among 4 she had de ella), she was additionally a queen of pop. She additionally suffered the disappointment of burying her father de ella (in 1977) and a son (Benjamin Keough — one among 4 youngsters — in 2020).

Her life—as seen via the eyes of her father—was all the time one which was to be bittersweet.

Lisa Marie Presley poses for her first picture, safe in the lap of her mother, Priscilla, on February 5, 1968, while proud father, Elvis Presley, beams his approval.  The baby is the first and only child for Elvis and Priscilla.

By way of a weblog put up on her web site, Presley’s longtime pal Nancy Sinatra recalled Elvis was each “moved by the expertise” but in addition that he “felt it was not honest that she would have such nice blessings and the identical baby born in a ghetto that very evening would endure poverty and wish, and God is aware of what else, maybe all her life.”

“His coronary heart was so full of affection and ache that evening,” she continued.

The Lisa Marie, one of two jets once owned by late singer Elvis Presley, is part of the exhibits at the Graceland tourist attraction in Memphis.

Lisa Marie Presley’s enterprise acumen

When Presley was 7 years outdated, her father — as a result of he was so enamored of his baby — upon buying and refurbishing an out-of-service Delta Airways Convair 880 Jet for an estimated $3 million (adjusted for inflation), rechristened it together with her identify .

Presley sustaining a detailed relationship together with her father through his private results is a major piece of her and his legacy.

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