These Elvis Presley Facts Will Make You Question How You’Ve Always Looked At The King

12 – The marriage might not have been his idea

The relationship was definitely genuine, but the act of marriage itself might have been a publicity stunt. With neither Elvis nor Priscilla being the types to care about marriage (before, and after), the decision may’ve been that of Presley’s manager.

It’s commonly believed that Colonel Tom Parker – the manger in question, was the one who made the two’s official union a reality. This was done to further improve the rock star’s public image, of course. It’s a shame, because things didn’t pan out properly afterwards…