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Jenna Bush Hager joins Elvis fans to celebrate his birthday

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Jenna Bush Hager was in town to tour Graceland and do a report on Elvis' birthday for The Today Show. Jenna Bush Hager was in town to tour Graceland and do a report on Elvis' birthday for The Today Show.
Jenna Bush was not born yet when Elvis died in 1977, but she said she became a fan over the years. Jenna Bush was not born yet when Elvis died in 1977, but she said she became a fan over the years.
"I'm so thrilled," she said. "I've never been to Graceland before. This is my first visit and I'm thrilled to be here." "I'm so thrilled," she said. "I've never been to Graceland before. This is my first visit and I'm thrilled to be here."
MEMPHIS, TN -

(WMC-TV) - Many people are remembering the life and times of Elvis Presley this week. Some of the King of Rock and Roll's biggest fans are at Graceland to celebrate his birthday.

One of those fans was President George W. Bush's daughter, Jenna.

"I'm so thrilled," she said. "I've never been to Graceland before. This is my first visit and I'm thrilled to be here."

Jenna Bush Hager was in town to tour Graceland and do a report on Elvis' birthday for The Today Show.

Her interview featured Canadian singing sensation David T-Bow. Together they led the crowd of fans in singing "Happy Birthday" to Elvis.

Jenna Bush was not born yet when Elvis died in 1977, but she said she became a fan over the years.

"Well, you know, I think he was an incredible musician and I think any legend leaves their songs, their music, I mean, that what's really incredible about life. You know, leave something bigger," she said.

Jenna says "Suspicious Minds" is her favorite Elvis tune. Her visit to the King's home is something she will never forget.

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