In 1956, Elvis came to worldwide fame. He shocked America with his music, clothing, movements, mannerisms and youth. American young people simply went mad, and the American magazine “Variety” Presley called the “King of Rock and Roll.”
Elvis Presley 1950s celebrity. Elvis was iconic in this time period because he basically created new music genre and was seen as a bad influence among teenagers. He was seen as the male sex icon among women.