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American Tour of London
American Tour of London

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

28th May 1959 Johnson and Bart's musical Lock up your daughters, premieres in London

28th May 1908 Born today: Ian Lancaster Fleming, London England, author (James Bond)

28th May 1897 Born today: Henry Kendall, London, actor (Amazing Quest, Shadow, Rich and Strange)

28th May 1858 Dion Boucicault's Foul Play, premieres in London

28th May 1742 1st indoor swimming pool opens (Goodman's Fields, London)

28th May 1728 Celebrated satirical painter William Hogarth successfully sues agent Joshua Morris.

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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Elton John was born hereElton John was born here
Rock legend Elton was born and raised here in this house.
2006-07-28

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