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November 28th – Shakespeare marries Anne Hathaway – “Don’t go breakin’ my heart”

In 1582 #Shakespeare married #AnneHathaway.  400 years later, the modern day actress of that name was born.  Here she is singing an appropriate song from her film #EllaEnchanted#singing;#feelgood Don’t go breakin’ my heart Don’t go breaking my heart I couldn’t

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October 9th – Hoover Dam starts to power LA – “Electricity”

In 1936, the#HooverDam started to power Los Angeles with #electricity.  Here is #EltonJohn with the song of the same name. #singing;#feelgood Electricity I can’t really explain it, I haven’t got the words It’s a feeling that you can’t control I

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September 17th – Space Shuttle unvieled – “Rocket Man”

In 1976, the #SpaceShuttle was unveiled.  Here is #Elton John with a suitably “spacey” song #singing;#feelgood Rocket Man She packed my bags last night pre-flight Zero hour nine a.m. And I’m gonna be high as a kite by then I

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September 6th – Princess Diana funeral – “Like a Candle “

In #1997, 2.5 billion people watched the funeral of Princess Diana.  Here is “Candle in the Wind” which #Elton John performed at the service  #singing;#feelgood Like a Candle in the Wind Goodbye Norma Jean Though I never knew you at

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May 1st – Elton John – “I’m still standing”

In 1979, #EltonJohn became the first pop star to perform in #Israel. Three weeks later he became the first Western solo #pop performer to tour #Russia.  Over thirty years later he still rocks! #singing #feelgood I’m still standing You could

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January 31st – Guy Fawkes dies – “Song for Guy”

In 1606 #GuyFawkes died  Here’s a song for him from #EltonJohn ! #singing;#feelgood Song for Guy Life Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Life Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Life Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Isn’t everything Life, life, life,

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January 8th – Galileo dies – “Don’t let the sun go down on me”

In 1642, #GalileoGallilei, the man who realised that the earth orbits the sun, died.  I think the sun did go down on him on this day though  #singing;#feelgood Don’t let the sun go down on me I can’t light no

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