October 28, 1956: Can a Rock Star Make a Difference? Elvis Did! (Or How Rock and Roll Saved Millions of People)

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A Brief History On October 28, 1956, Elvis Aron Presley (yes, only 1 “a” in Aron) made medical history by being inoculated with a Polio vaccine shot on national television, demonstrating to a dubious country that getting such a vaccine was safe. Digging Deeper This gesture by the most famous Rock and Roller of all...
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