On This day in Elvis history October 17th,

October 17, 1955
Elvis, Scotty and Bill appeared after a Big Free Hillbilly Amateur Show at the Memorial Stadium, El Dorado, Arkansas.
October 17,1957
The Elvis film “Jailhouse Rock” premiered at Loew’s State Theater in Memphis. Elvis had worked at this theater in 1952.
October 17, 1963
This was the date of Elvis’ gained his 2nd degree black belt and he got a certificate with his name on it, which he carried at the time of his death.
October 17, 1970
Elvis returned to the Quartet Convention where he sung with James Blackwood, Hovie Lister and  J.D. Sumner.
October 17, 1976
Elvis performed at the Metropolitan Sports Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota.