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The Beatles take London
The Beatles take London

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

17th January 1928 Born today: Vidal Sassoon, London, hair stylist/CEO (Vidal Sasson)

17th January 1899 Born today: Nevil Shute [Norway], London, novelist (On the Beach, Town Like Alice)

17th January 1886 Born today: Ronald Firbank, London, novelist (Flower Beneath the Foot)

17th January 1775 R B Sheridan's Rivals, premieres in London

17th January 1670 Highwayman Claude Duval found guilty of 6 robberies and sentenced to death.go to related location

Elton John worked here



Elton John worked here

Elton John worked here as an errand boy for Mills Music.

Location: Mills Music, 20 Denmark Street

Description: Elton John worked his first ever job here in 1965 as an errand boy at Mills Music for 5 per week. He worked with agent Eric Hall who was also there at the time.

He is supposed to have written Your Song on the roof here, although it's thought some of the song was composed back in his home at Pinner.



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Elton John worked here

Elton John worked here as an errand boy for Mills Music.


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