Elvis Presley is remembered for being much more than the King of Rock n' Roll. He was also quite the ladies' man. Who could forget how the superstar met and fell in love with a teenaged Priscilla Presley while serving in the Army overseas? Though their marriage didn't last and (after a slew of high profile flings) he ended up passing away at the young age of 42, he did welcome one child with Priscilla -- Lisa Marie Presley.
Lisa Marie was only nine years old when her famous father passed away but she grew up to have a family of her own. Across her various relationships over the years she has welcomed four children -- Riley, Benjamin, Harper, and Finley.
Get to know The King's four grandchildren.
Danielle Riley Keough
Actress Riley Keough was the first child to come from Lisa Marie's marriage to musician Danny Keough. She's gone on to have a successful acting career appearing in films like The Runaways, Mad Max: Fury Road, Magic Mike, and Logan Lucky. She leads a quiet family life and has been happily married to Ben Smith-Petersen since 2015.
As she explained in an interview with Esquire...she obviously never met her famous grandfather and always wanted to pave her own path, not capitalize on the memory of Elvis. Or the fact that her mother had multiple high-profile relationships after her father including with Michael Jackson and actor Nicolas Cage.
"I always wanted to have my own money -- not my family's money," the actress said. "I don't think any of it had to do with me being Elvis' granddaughter."
"The reality is I know as much about my grandpa as you'd know about a grandpa you never met."
But we do know she inherited the voice of her grandfather because she's currently set to star in an upcoming Amazon series as a 70s rocker which she proudly announced on Instagram. Can't wait!
Benjamin Storm Keough
Riley's younger brother Benjamin Keough was the second child welcomed by Lisa Marie and Danny Keough. Though Lisa Marie told CMT that all of her children have a little bit of her father in them, her son Benjamin Keough was honestly the spitting image of him to the point that people couldn't look away during their Grand Ole Opry appearance in 2012.
"He was at the Opry and was the quiet storm behind the stage!" she said in October 2012. "Everybody turned around and looked when he was over there. Everybody was grabbing him for a photo because it is just uncanny. Sometimes I am overwhelmed when I look at him."
Sadly in 2020, the 27-year-old passed away from an apparent suicide at his home in Calabasas, California. The medical examiner revealed the cause of death was reportedly a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Lisa Marie's rep Roger Widynowski told People that she was "beyond devastated" from the unexpected loss. Older sister Riley posted a tribute on social media on what would have been her brother's birthday saying "Happy Birthday beautiful angel."
"She is completely heartbroken, inconsolable and beyond devastated but trying to stay strong for her 11-year-old twins and her oldest daughter Riley," Widynowski says. "She adored that boy. He was the love of her life."
Harper Vivienne Ann Lockwood and Finley Aaron Love Lockwood
Lisa Marie's fourth husband was guitarist and music producer Michael Lockwood. After the couple tied the knot in 2006, the couple welcomed fraternal twins Harper and Finley two years later. Though Lisa Marie and Lockwood called it quits after a decade of marriage, they currently share joint custody of the two girls.
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