On this day: July 5

Published On: Jun 27 2012 04:38:31 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 05 2016 01:00:00 AM CDT

History's greatest showman is born, a war begins, and two of man's greatest inventions are unveiled, all on this day.

OTD July 5 - Elvis Sun Records
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Sun Records

1954: Elvis Presley's first commercial recording session takes place at Sun Records in Memphis, Tennessee. The song he recorded was "That's All Right (Mama)."

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