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November 28, 1974

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On this day in 1974, John Lennon joined Elton John on stage at Madison Square Garden, reciprocating for Elton’s appearance on ‘Whatever Gets You Thru The [...]

March 5, 1999

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Today in 1999, Sir Elton John won a court case against The Daily Star. The paper had published long-lens photos of Posh Spice Victoria Adams and footballer David Beckham [...]

November 8, 1975

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On this day in 1975, John Lennon announced that his good friend Elton John had become the godfather to his new son, Sean [...]

October 21, 1975

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On this day in 1975, the city of Los Angeles declared this “Elton John Week” and awarded the musician with his very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6915 [...]

September 8, 1988

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On this day in 1988, Elton John was on the finale of a 4-day “garage sale” where John cleaned house, which in this case looked like a high-end Willie Wonka [...]

August 25, 1970

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Today in 1970, Elton John made his U.S. debut at the Troubadour club in Los Angeles. Mike Maitland, president of MCA Records, was in the audience that night. He later signed [...]

February 3, 1973

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Today in 1973, Elton John started a three-week run at No. 1 on the U.S. singles chart with ‘Crocodile Rock’. The song was John’s first of five U.S. No. 1 [...]

August 29, 1990

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On this day in 1990, Elton John entered rehab. John checked into a Chicago hospital after being confronted by his then-lover over his extensive drug use, alcohol abuse and [...]
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