Elton John is an English singer, musician, painter, and songwriter better known by his stage name Reginald Kenneth Dwight. Elton John has a $500 million net worth as of 2022.
John has worked with lyricist Bernie Taupin on more than 30 albums since 1967, selling more than 300 million records and rising to the status of one of the most successful musicians of all time.
Including eight in the UK and nine in the US, he has more than fifty Top 40 singles in both countries, as well as seven straight number-one albums in the US.
Over 33 million copies of his tribute album “Candle in the Wind 1997,” which was rewritten in honor of Diana, Princess of Wales, were sold.
Elton John Wiki/Biography
Elton John, who was born on March 25, 1947, will be 75 years old in 2022. He was raised in Pinner, Middlesex, England, in a wealthy Christian family. He is English by nationality and follows the Christian faith.
His early education was completed in Middlesex, England, the United Kingdom, at the Pinner Wood Junior School, Reddiford School, and later at the Pinner County Grammar School.
Later, he enrolled himself at the Royal Academy of Music in England, where he eventually earned his degree. His interest in music and extracurricular activities predated his interest in academics, and it persisted throughout his entire childhood.
|Full Name||Reginald Kenneth Dwight|
|Other Name||Sir Elton Hercules John|
|Net Worth||$500 Million|
|Date of Birth||25 March 1947|
|Age||75 Years Old|
|Birth Place||Pinner, Middlesex, England|
|Currently Live In||Beverly Hills|
|Profession||Singer, Composer, Painter and Songwriter|
|Debut||Music Video: Empty Sky (1969)|
|Years Active||1962 – Present|
|School/High School||Pinner County Grammar School in Pinner, Middlesex
Reddiford School in Pinner, England
Pinner Wood Junior School in Pinner, England
|College/University||Royal Academy of Music in England, the United Kingdom|
Family, Wife & Relationships
Sheila Eileen and Stanley Dwight were Elton John’s parents. Stanley Dwight, a flight lieutenant and trumpet player by trade, was Elton John’s father. Sheila Eileen, her mother, was a writer of music as well.
He has four siblings as well. Geoff Dwight, Simon Dwight, Stan Dwight, and Robert Dwight are his four brothers.
The marital status of Elton John is married. He began a civil partnership with Canadian filmmaker and former advertising executive David Furnish in the year 2005, and the two later wed in 2014.
Renate Blauel and David were previously married in 1984, but sadly, the marriage ended in divorce the following year, in 1988.
He has two kids as well. The names of his two sons are Elijah Joseph Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John and Daniel Furnish-John.
In addition to David and Renate, he has also dated Linda Woodrow, John Reid, and Gary Clarke in the past.