Elton John

The Rocket Man

Date of Birth: March 25, 1947

Hometown: Middlesex, United Kingdom

Years Active: 1965 - Present

Elton John's birth name is Reginald Kennith Dwight.

Elton won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music at the age of 11.

Elton began playing the piano at the age of 3.

Elton John once stated that he owns over 250 000 pairs of sunglasses.


"I mean, Sting is one of my great buddies and I love him to death"

"Live for each second without hesitation"

"I'll not complain about your boring life, if you just leave me to mine."

"The great thing about rock and roll, is that someone like me

can be a star"

Elton John doesn't own a cellphone.

Elton Johns' career spans over 5 decades.

Elton received his knighthood in 1998 from Queen Elizabeth II.

Elvis Presley recorded more than 600 songs.

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