The Bizarre Story Behind The Time Elvis Met Nixon

    In late 1970, the "King of Rock and Roll" had an unexpected White House meeting with Tricky Dick.

    Elvis runs away from his family.

    Elvis goes back to Washington, tries to get a Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs badge.

    Elvis gets advice from a senator.

    Elvis personally delivers a handwritten letter to the White House.

    Elvis’ letter is delivered to Egil Krogh, Nixon’s liaison to the BNND.

    Elvis gets his White House meeting.

    Elvis shows off his collection of badges.

    Elvis tells Nixon the Beatles are the real enemy.

    Nixon orders a badge for Elvis.

    Elvis brings Nixon a gun.

    Elvis gets his badge!

    Nixon writes a thank-you letter to Elvis.