Queen Diary - day by day

••• 12 January
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1964 : Bulsara family left their home on Zanzibar due to political changes and came to UK to Feltham near London. [55 years]
1968 : John's The Opposition live at Casino Ballroom, Leicester, UK. [51 years]
1979 : Queen flew to Hamburg in Germany to rehearse for their European leg of the Jazz Tour. [40 years]
1985 : Queen made their first appearance at Rock In Rio festival in Brazil. They started their show at 2am and Freddie, dressed as a woman, caused a little trouble during I Want To Break Free. His clothes from the videoclip was not accepted by the fans and faced to many bottles and another rubbish thrown from the audience. He had to calm crowds down. The show was broadcasted live in the whole Latin America and the concert itself was the biggest event for Queen in terms of the audience count (250 000). After the show, local EMI organised huge party in Copacabana Beach Hotel and Brian went down to the beach where the fans had lighted 1 500 (is said) candlelights arranged to the Queen words. Later on EMI's party jumped dressed into pool (this shoot was later included in video for extended version of One Vision, released as a bonus of Greatest Video Hits 2 DVD. [34 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUFOYLupigM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFvW6dF9LXM
1987 : Brian, being a part of a small party of British journalists, attended the premiere of Queen In Budapest film recorded at NĂ©pstadion, Budapest, Hungary. After the premiere a reception was held for 800 guests. [32 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/videos/q06lib.shtml
1987 : Queen received silver, gold and platinum awards for Live Magic sales in the UK. [32 years]
1987 : Roger and John on holiday in Los Angeles [32 years]
1992 : Bohemian Rhapsody/These Are The Days Of Our Lives single celebrated its 5th week in UK charts. The single was re-released before Christmass in 1991 in connection with Freddie's death as a second release since 1975. [27 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q42br.shtml
2005 : Brian and Roger appeared on 1000th repetition of We Will Rock You musical at the Dominion Theatre, London, UK. They joined in Bohemian Rhapsody, Tie Your Mother Down and The Show Must Go On. All profits from this performance were given on behalf of victims of tsunami in Asia. [14 years]