Elton John

United Kingdom

Elton John Bio

Who is Elton John

Elton John is an English songwriter and singer. He is famous for his singles like “Something About the Way You Look Tonight” which became the best-selling of all time. From 1976 to 1987 he owned a Watfrod Football Club.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born to Stanley Dwight and Sheila Eileen. He attended Pinner Wood Junior School. He the studied at Reddiford School. He also studied at Pinner County Grammar School.

Interesting Facts

His birth name is Reginald Kenneth Dwight. He is also known as Sir Elton Hercules John. His net worth is estimated to be $480 million. When he was three years old, he started playing the piano.

Personal Life

On February 14 1984 he got married Renate Blauel. In 1988 the couple got divorced. He was confirmed as gay in 1976. He began relationship with David Furnish in 1993. On December 21 2014 they got married. They have two sons.


In 1995 he won Oscar Award. In the same year he won Golden Globe Award, Most Performed Song from a film and CableACE for The Lion King. In 2003 he won Golden Camera for Lifetime Achievement. In 2010 he won Gemini Award.


According to mediamass.com he is set to release his new album for 2016.