Wednesday 21 December – On This Day

Happy birthday to – Charlie Cox (actor), Derren Litten (Actor & writer/creator of Benidorm) & Kiefer Sutherland (actor)

2005, Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish became the first gay celebrities to register their relationship as a civil partnership. The 20 minute ceremony took place at The Guild Hall, Windsor, England, guest’s included Ringo Starr, Victoria Beckham, Joss Stone, Sting, Elvis Costello, Jamie Cullum, George Michael and The Osbournes – Ozzy, Sharon, Jack and Kelly.

2002, Keane appeared at the 12 Bar Club, London and were spotted by Simon Williams of Fierce Panda records who asked them to put a single out on his label.

1974, Mud were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with the Chinn & Chapman song ‘Lonely This Christmas’. The group’s second No.1 and third chart topper for Chinn & Chapman in 1974.