Elvis Presley is understood for having one youngster along with his solely spouse, Priscilla Presley. The couple married after an extended courtship which began in Germany, and a 12 months later that they had their daughter, Lisa Marie. But many have urged Presley might have had youngsters with different ladies in his life.
Did Elvis Presley have youngsters with anybody however Priscilla?
Elvis solely has one youngster, Lisa Marie Presley, who was born to him and his ex-wife, Priscilla Presley.
There have been different assertions from individuals who declare to be illegitimate youngsters of Elvis, nonetheless, none of those have been substantiated with DNA proof or have been accepted by the household of Elvis.
One of those folks is Elvis Presley Jr, who claims he “is the son of the late Elvis Presley born out-of-wedlock, unbeknownst to Elvis, on December 24, 1961, in Gary, Indiana the results of a liaison between Elvis Presley and Angelique Delores Pettyjohn, a younger actress who was an additional within the movie Blue Hawaii”.
Blue Hawaii is a movie Elvis made in 1961 alongside actresses Joan Blackman and Angela Lansbury.
While Elvis Presley Jr claims on his web site he equipped “enough paperwork, sworn testimonies, and extra proof offered by unbiased third events” to a choose, which allowed him to be recognised as Elvis Aaron Presley Jr, these paperwork haven’t been made public, and neither has any DNA proof.
However, there have been numerous others who’ve urged they’re the kid of Elvis, reminiscent of Desiree Presley.
Desiree Presley’s declare got here after her mom, Lucy de Barbin, wrote a e-book about her alleged 24-year affair with The King, named Are You Lonesome Tonight?
Similarly to Elvis Presley Jr, there has not been any DNA proof launched which proves Desiree’s claims, and so she just isn’t recognised as an official inheritor to Elvis’ fortune or a toddler of his.
Another particular person claiming to be the kid of Elvis is Deborah Presley, who claims her mom met Elvis within the 1950s and he was her organic father.
Deborah took her claims to court docket in 1989 the place she tried to be named as a co-heir in his fortune, nonetheless, this was not granted.
The solely particular person named as inheritor to Elvis’ property is Lisa Marie Presley, his youngster with Priscilla Presley and his solely formally recognised youngster.
Presley was born in Tennessee, the place her father is from, on February 1, 1968.
She went on to reside together with her mom after her dad and mom divorced in October 1973 after spending a while at Graceland.
Her father died solely 4 years later, in August 1977, at which level Lisa Marie grew to become the joint-heir to his property together with Elvis’ father Vernon and his grandmother Minnie Mae.
However, Vernon handed away in 1979 and Minnie Mae in 1980, which means Lisa Marie was the only inheritor and inherited his residence Graceland when she turned 25 in 1993.
Before Lisa Marie inherited the property, her mom and executors of the property had grown the property to an estimated £76.9million ($100million), nonetheless, she bought 85 p.c of it in 2004.
Lisa Marie adopted in her father’s footsteps within the music world, starting in 1997 when she made a video of Don’t Cry Daddy, as an grownup together with her father, which was performed at a tribute live performance to Elvis on the 20th anniversary of his dying.