Elvis Culture in LA

Elvis Aaron Presley, born Jan. 8, 1935 was one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century. Check out how this cultural icon has inspired locals and several venues across LA.

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Actress Jessica Alba is interviewed by and Elvis Presley impersonator before the 2005 MTV Movie Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. (Photo By Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
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Actor David Lago poses as Elvis at the Halloween Mansion Party hosted by Haylie Duff in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
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Elvis Presley impersonator Al Munko stands outside a campaign office of Republican gubernatorial candidate Arnold Schwarzenegger during the California gubernatorial recall election October 7, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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The Elvis Presley Gold plated Cadillac is displayed at the Barris Star Car Collection Auction at the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
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Elivs participants wait for try out during the "Elvis" opening casting call at the CBS Televison City in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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An Elvis participant performs during tryouts for the "Elvis" opening casting call at the CBS Televison City in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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Elivs participant 415 waits for try out during the "Elvis" opening casting call at the CBS Televison City in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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An Elvis impersonator in a Kilt performs at the Dressed To Kilt Charity Event at the Wiltern in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Giulio Marcocchi /Getty Images)
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Elvis impersonator Frankie D. kneels beside the star of Elvis Presley on the Hollywood Walk of Fame commemorating the 24th anniversary of singer''s death in Los Angeles, CA. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
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Remember this? Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley at the 1994 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, CA on September 8, 1994. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/ImageDirect)
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