Sad news about Elvis Presley’s greatest love

Ann-Margret is most known for her role as Elvis Presley’s sweetheart in the 1964 film Viva Las Vegas. A “devastating” fall she suffered a short time later, however, demanded extensive facial surgery.

Ann-Margret, a Swedish-American actress, had a terrible fall just a few years after impressing audiences as Rusty Martin opposite Elvis Presley in 1964’s Viva Las Vegas. The actress suffered a “devastating facial injury in 1972 when Ann-Margret fell 22 feet during a performance at a Lake Tahoe casino,” according to Showbiz CheatSheet.