Elvis Presley was one of the most famous celebrities of the twentieth century whose rise to fame was fast, furious, and full of intrigue. This southern singer was about so much more than jumpsuits and sideburns, but how much do you really know about the man behind The King?
Most people casually interested in Elvis Presley may know he hails from Memphis, Tennessee and can name a few of his hit songs, but what about the more intimate side of Elvis? What unusual pet he had? What took him to Germany for two years? What he was especially fond of collecting? Or where he was really born? For all that, here are 25 things about Elvis Presley you probably never knew.