January 24 – Steve Allen makes his final appearance as host of NBC's The Tonight Show. He is replaced by Jack Lescoulie and the show is changed from a talk/variety show format to be more like the series Today, with the title Tonight!
Elvis Greets Fan in WhiteHaving arrived at the Hudson Theater in NYC to perform on the Steve Allen Comedy Show Elvis is greeted by a female fan who had come all the way in from Long Island to meet her idol.New York City, July
July 1956 - Elvis - Rehearsal - Steve Allen Show - The Hudson Theater - New York, NY
We go back to July 1st 1956 this week with a behind the scenes pic. On that day Elvis appeared on the Steve Allen show. Where he performed two songs; ‘I want you, I need you, I love you’ and ‘Hound Dog.-ElvisNews.com: Picture gallery - Photos
Steve Allen enlisted in the U. Army during World War II and was trained as an infantryman. He served his time at Camp Roberts, California. Also the youngest host of the Tonight Show.
Elvis Steve Allen and The Basset Hound. Steve Allen and Elvis discuss in rehearsal how Elvis will sing his song Hound Dog to a basset hound on a pedestal wearing a top hat.... July 1 1956 http://ift.tt/2yLnsYW