X-Ray of Elvis Presley’s Broken Wrist

Even an iconic figure like Elvis had to get x-rayed! We found a full size plate x-ray of Elvis’s arm showing a fractured wrist that has been verified by Elvis’s stepbrother David Stanley. Elvis broke his arm during a karate session and the plate of the x-ray taken later has Presley’s address and hospital details embedded in the negative.

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If you’re reading this and thinking, “Wow, I just have to find that x-ray and buy it!” then we apologize for getting your hopes up– but this x-ray sold in 2008 at a Farm Bureau auction for $3,500. Read the full article here.

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