George Klein Day Celebrated In Memphis

On Tuesday "George Klein Day" was celebrated in the city of Memphis. It was a special honor for the man known for his friendship with Elvis, his charity work and his long broadcast career. Klein was given a proclamation and a key to the city by Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton during a surprise meeting at the Peabody Hotel. Klein began his broadcast career back in 1957. He now hosts the tv show "Memphis Sounds". He also hosts a radio program on Sirius Satellite Radio (The Elvis Channel 13). Klein is also involved in a number of charities around the Mid-South.
Source: Elvis Information Network / Updated: Sep 28, 2006 
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June (profilecontact) wrote on Nov 26, 2006report abuse
A truly nice man and good friend to Elvis....and to his fans.
PTCJones (profilecontact) wrote on Sep 30, 2006report abuse
I listened to Elvis radio today with GK talking about how he was "tricked" in going to the Town Hall to get permits when he was given the news. A great friend to the King and a huge asset to the Elvis legacy.
Mystery Rider (profilecontact) wrote on Sep 28, 2006report abuse
Great for Georgie, i hope he walked onto the elevator for the Peabody Hotel Duck show. its the coolest thing youve ever seen...and georgie would make a cool addition to the daily parade....I wonder who he's gonna sell the key too?

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