Elvis Presley The Trucker

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Can you imagine what employment celebrities would have if they had never been successful in their chosen professions?  I’ve been delving through the archives to see what these celebs had done in the past. Some interesting facts come up, although I did take the liberty of making Pete Townshend a milkman.

The list is as follows:

Art Garfunkle – Maths Teacher

David Bowie – Butchers Delivery Boy

Elvis Presley – Truck Driver

Mick Jagger – Hospital Porter

Pete Townshend – Milkman

Frank Sinatra – Riviter

Tom Jones – Machinist

Tom Waits – Pizza Maker

Elvis Presley the trucker, Tom Waits making pizza. I bet it would have been great working with these guys and I bet they were always full of song. Yet I wonder how many more are still in these kind of jobs who had the talent, but for whatever reason never made it to the dizzy heights of fame and fortune?

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2 Comments
  • maureen
    November 12, 2015

    I just came across your site while doing research for a blogging course. This is great – so fun and different. Thanks for the inspiration!

    • Trev Jones
      November 12, 2015

      Hi Maureen, thank you for your kind words, they are most welcome. I’m quite new to this blogging thing, but I am enjoying it. Good luck with your research, and thank you once again.




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