Full Name: Reginald Kenneth Dwight
Date of Birth : 25th March 1947
Place of Birth: Pinner, Middlesex
Career Highlights: Started playing the piano at the age of 3, performed at Live Aid in 1985 and at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales in 1999.
Highest charting singles include: Elton has enjoyed four UK No 1s - Don't Go Breaking My Heart, Sacrifice, Candle In The Wind 97 and Are You Ready For Love
- In his career Elton John has sold more than 250 million records
- His single "Candle in the Wind 1997" has sold over 37 million copies, becoming the best selling single of all time.
- He has won five Grammy awards, an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a Tony Award.
- Was knighted in 1998
- Performed a special version of Candle in the Wind at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales
- Cried at the FA Cup Final in 1984 when his beloved Watford lost to Everton.
|Your Song||Rocket Man|
|I'm Still Standing||All You Ready for Love|
|Don't Go Breaking My Heart||Candle in the Wind|