Lisa Marie Presley's autopsy failed to confirm cause of death
The sole descendant of the “King of Rock and Roll” and dedicated guardian of her father's legacy passed away on January 12 after being hospitalized for cardiac arrest . I was 54 years old
Lisa Marie Presley autopsy inconclusive on cause of death (AP)
The autopsy of Lisa Marie Presley, the daughter of Elvis Presley, who died last week, has not been conclusive to determine the official cause of her death, the CNN network reported this Wednesday.
“Presley was examined on January 14 and determination of cause of death was deferred… The medical examiner is requesting further investigation into the death, including additional studies,” said Sarah Ardalan, spokeswoman for the Department of Forensic Medicine at the Los Angeles County, in statements to the aforementioned network.
The only heir to the “King of Rock and Roll” died last Thursday at 54 years old after being hospitalized urgently after suffering cardiac arrest.
Before being transferred to a hospital in Calabasas, the town where she lived, specialists Doctors had managed to restore his pulse and implant a pacemaker, but he died shortly after.
Elvis Presley poses with his wife Priscilla and daughter Lisa Marie (AP Photo/File)
From the Los Angeles County Department of Forensic Medicine they try to evaluate the medical records and his clinical file before officially concluding what was the reason for his death.
“It is with a heavy heart that I must share the devastating news that my beautiful daughter Lisa Marie has left us,” confirmed her mother, Priscilla Presley , in a statement published in People magazine. The singer had been taken to the hospital after her assistant found her unconscious at her home in Calabasas, Los Angeles County.
Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of Elvis Presley, will be buried at Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee (Reuters)
The singer also had in her father, Elvis Presley, the closest family history of heart problems, since the rock star died at the age of 42 due to a cardiac arrhythmia.< /p>
Lisa Marie will be buried on January 22 at Graceland, the Presley family mansion in the state of Tennessee, where Elvis and his son, Benjamin Keough, who committed suicide in 2020 at the age of 27, also rest.
Lisa Marie Presley was the only child of the iconic singer and mother of four children, including American actress and filmmaker Riley Keough. Presley followed in her father's footsteps and in 2003 she released her first album, “To Whom it May Concern”, and this was followed by two more productions, but since 2012 he had not released any new album.
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Elvis Presley died in August 1977. Lisa Marie was staying at Graceland at the time, and she would recall him kissing her goodnight hours before collapsing and never recovering. The next time she saw him, he was lying face down in the bathroom.
“I had a feeling,” she told Rolling Stone in 2003. “ It wasn't right. All I know is that I had it (a feeling) and it happened. She was obsessed with death from a very young age.”
Later, she would also make headlines. she fought drugs and got married publicly. Among her four husbands were Michael Jackson and Nicolas Cage.
Lisa Marie Presley with her sons Riley and Benjamin Keough (REUTERS/Nikki Boertman)
Lisa Marie helped numerous humanitarian causes, from anti-poverty programs run through the Elvis Presley Charitable Foundation to relief efforts for Hurricane Katrina
Presley had two sons, actor Riley Keough and Benjamin Keough, with Danny Keough. She also had twin daughters with her ex-husband Michael Lockwood.
“I have dealt with death, grief and loss since I was 9 years. I've had more than necessary in my life and somehow I've come this far,” he wrote in an essay shared by People magazine.
Lisa Marie became the sole heir to the Elvis Presley Trust after the death of her father. Along with Elvis Presley Enterprises she managed Graceland and other assets until she herself sold her majority interest in it in 2005. She maintained ownership of the Graceland mansion, the 30 acres surrounding it, and the objects from inside the house. His son is buried there, along with his father and other members of the Presley family.
(With information from EFE)