Queen Diary - day by day - this week

••• 19 August (Today)
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1951 : John Richard Deacon was born to parents Arthur & Lillian. [68 years]
1973 : Queen were filming video for Keep Yourself Alive directed by Barry Sheffield at Brewer Street Studios. However it didn't help to the song and it wasn't successful in charts. [46 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q01kya.shtml http://youtube.com/watch?v=5nZgaGEvtcw
1982 : Queen on Hot Space tour at Civic Centre, Biloxi, USA. [37 years]

••• 20 August
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1980 : Queen live on The Game tour at Civic Centre, Hartford, USA. [39 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space Tour at Summit, Houston, USA. [37 years]
••• 21 August
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1971 : Queen live on Carnon Downs Festival at Tregye Country Club, Truro, UK. Other bands playing that evening were Barracuda, Arthur Brown's Kingdom Come, Hawkwind, The Duster bennett Band, tea and Symphony, Brewer's Droop, Indian Summer and Graphite. [48 years]
1982 : Queen live on Hot Space Tour at Reunion, Dallas, USA. [37 years]
••• 22 August
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1980 : Queen live on The Game tour at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, USA. [39 years]
1980 : Queen released Another One Bites The Dust single with Dragon Attack on b-side in the UK. [39 years]
••• 23 August
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1969 : Ibex live at The Bolton's Octagon Theatre, Bolton, UK. [50 years]
1970 : Queen live at Imperial College, London, UK. [49 years]
1980 : Queen live on The Game tour at Civic Centre, Baltimore, USA. [39 years]
2007 : Brian received his doctorate after completing his thesis Radial Velocities In The Zodiacal Dust Cloud, 36 years after beginning studies for the thesis at an observatory in Tenerife in 1971. [12 years] http://www.springer.com/astronomy/book/978-0-387-77705-4
••• 24 August
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1969 : Ibex live on Bluesology open-air at Queen's Park, Bolton, UK. [50 years]
1980 : Queen live at Civic Centre, Pittsburgh, USA. [39 years]
1982 : Back Chat from Hot Space album entered UK charts at no. 40. The song was also released in 12" version being the first ever Queen song released in different version to LP release. [37 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/q23bc.shtml
1982 : Queen live at Omni, Atlanta, USA. [37 years]
1984 : Queen live at Forest Nationale, Brussel, Belgium. The show was filmed for video for Hammer To Fall and audience came the other day for finnishing. A photo taken that day was used on the cover of Hammer To Fall single, but later due to Brian's complaints was put off the stores and replaced with simple red cover. Fans in audience were clapping in Radio Ga Ga refrain, however it wasn't prepared. Since this time it became a tradition. Freddie also used his fake breasts in I Want To Break Free. [35 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=hjyka1gkodo
1992 : Brian released 3rd solo single Too Much Love Will Kill You (after Star Fleet and Driven By You). This song was premiered on Freddie Mercury Tribute concert. [27 years] http://qph.runoutgrooves.com/singles/b03tmlwky.shtml