Category: vegas

Bill Cosby playing basketball with his press agent Joe Sutton, 1968.

Photos by Michael Rougier for LIFE magazine

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The wedding of Shirley Bassey and Sergio Novak in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 12, 1968.

Exterior view the International Hotel and it’s marquee which advertises performances by Elvis Presley, Wayne Cochran, and Ike & Tina Turner in Las Vegas, Nevada, late July or August 1969. Elvis performed 57 shows, usually two a day, between July 31 and August 28 at the newly opened hotel, then the largest hotel in the world.

LAS VEGAS, NV – JULY 22: Heavyweight contender Cassius Clay (later known as Muhammad Ali) taunts Sonny Liston who just defeated former champion Floyd Patterson to retain his heavyweight crown) on July 22, 1963 in Las Vegas Nevada.

He is also pictured with Sam Cooke

Tom Jones, Priscilla

Presley, and Elvis Presley at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas on April 6, 1968.

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Ike and Tina Turner photographed by

Richard Busch in Las Vegas, 1969.

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Ike and Tina Turner photographed by

Richard Busch in Las Vegas, 1969.

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Muhammad Ali with singer Sam Cooke during Floyd Patterson vs Sonny Liston fight at the Convention Center in Las Vegas, July 1963.

Jennifer Lopez for Paper Magazine

Elvis Presley during a press conference at the International Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada on August 1, 1969.