Landmarker Designates Where Elvis Stopped A Street Fight

On the corner of Highway 51 and East Washington Avenue in Madison, a plaque has been unveiled to remember an unusual event. On June 24 1977, Elvis - who just came back from a concert - ordered the driver os his limo to stop when he saw two teens beating up a young boy. Elvis went over, and wanted to confront the two teens: 'I'll take you on right now'. Stunned by who was standing next to him, the two teens immediately stopped their fight. Eventually, the three of them posed for a picture and Elvis drove off again, happy that he stopped this senseless fight. Read more - view image.

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Film Video - Where Elvis Stopped A Street Fight (01:39)
- Elvis' last Madison stop (Our original story from July 2007)