Queen Diary - day by day

••• 15 September
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1980 : Queen received gold award for The Game sales in the US. [34 years]
1982 : Queen live performing their last ever gig in America at Forum, Los Angeles, USA, where Billy Squier joined them on stage for Jailhouse Rock. [32 years]
1982 : Queen cancelled a gig in Hawaii after the LA gig [32 years]
1986 : Queen released their 31st UK single Who Wants To Live Forever from A Kind Of Magic album. It was written for Russell Mulcahy's movie Highlander. [28 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/q32wwtlf.php
1992 : Brian's Too Much Love Will Kill You reached no. 1 in Dutch charts. [22 years]
1994 : Roger live at Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK. Brian went to see this gig and acting unobtrusively with a hat on his head. [20 years]
1998 : Brian live performing first concert on Another World Tour at Teatro Jovellanos, Gijon, Spain. [16 years] http://www.queenconcerts.com/index.php?section=concerts&action=tour&who=brian&tour=aw
2002 : Brian joined Sue Lawley as the first guest for the new series of Radio 4 Desert Island Discs. He also picked 8 songs, a book Out Of The Silent Planet by C.S Lewis and his Red Special to take with him on an Island. [12 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live performing 1st gig of 2 on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia. [6 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ccc1VOpx-UY

••• 16 September (Today)
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1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Hilton Coliseum, Ames, USA. [34 years]
1984 : Queen live on The Works Tour at Olympiahalle, Munich, Germany. [30 years]
1986 : Queen filmed a video for Who Wants To Live Forever at Tobacco Wharf Studio, London. UK, rekeased on Greatest Flix II VHS, Box Of Flix, Classic Queen and Greatest Video Hits 2 DVD. [28 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=Zo52T7uKOJU
1988 : Freddie attended the Polydor Records Sales Conference at The Grand Hotel in Eastbourne, where they played two tracks from his forthcoming Barcelona album. [26 years]
1992 : Brian performed Too Much Love Will Kill You on UNICEF music auction gala, Amsterdam, Netherlands. He also donated the Telecaster guitar he used on Crazy Little Thing Called Love to the auction. [22 years]
2008 : Queen+PR live performing 2nd gig on The Cosmos Rocks Tour at Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia. [6 years] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJXuGWKLcsI
••• 17 September
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1978 : Queen hired London's Wimbledon Stadium and fifty naked young ladies had their own nude Bicycle Race whilst being filmed and photographed for the forthcoming single and album. After the shoot Halfords, who had loaned the bikes, refused to take them back until they were paid for a full set of fifty replacement saddles. [36 years] http://youtube.com/watch?v=NOHXPNvVEwo http://youtube.com/watch?v=1QyXiR4HP8k
1980 : Queen live on The Game Tour at Checkerdome, St. Louis, USA. [34 years]
1985 : Freddie's 4th single (3rd from Mr. Bad Guy LP) entered UK charts at no. 45. [29 years] http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/f04lomo.php. http://qph.queensongs.info/singles/f15lomo.php http://youtube.com/watch?v=bTYNW8UmcQI
1985 : [OCTOBER] Freddie records 'In My Defence' at Abbey Road Studios, London [NOVEMBER - DECEMBER] Band record 'A Kind of Magic' in Montreaux and Munich [29 years]
1990 : Roger came along to London's Kensington Gardens to help publicise a charity bicycle ride from London to Paris for a great charity we continue to support - The Winged Fellowship. He was photographed whizzing around on a three special three wheeled bike. [24 years]
1998 : Brian live on Another World Tour at Zeleste, Barcelona, Spain. [16 years]