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May 13, 2007

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On this day in 2007, Queen’s guitarist Brian May was put on round-the-clock safety surveillance after a stalking schizophrenic man left a letter at May’s home [...]

August 24, 1975

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Today in 1975, Queen began recording ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ at Rockfield Studios in Monmouth, Wales. Freddie Mercury had mentally prepared the song, which took three [...]

January 31, 1984

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Today in 1984, Queen’s ‘Radio Ga Ga’ entered the U.K. singles charts at No. 4. The song was released after the band’s long hiatus from recording and [...]

October 24, 2004

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Today in 2004, Queen became the first rock act to receive an official seal of approval in Iran. Western music was still strictly censored in the Islamic republic, but [...]

April 20, 1992

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On this day in 1992, A Concert for Life: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for AIDS Awareness took place at London’s Wembley Stadium. The concert was broadcast live [...]
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