Name: Elton John
Birth Name: 
Reginald Kenneth Dwight
Birth Date: 
March 25, 1947
Birth Place: 
Greater London, England
Singer / Entertainer
Relationship Status: 
Married to David Furnish
Celebrity Ranking # 1105

Elton John's Adoption Plans

Posted Monday September 14, 2009 1:22 PM GMT

It seems to be the fashionable thing for celebrities to do these days, and over the weekend Elton John announced his plan to adopt a 14-month-old boy from the Ukraine.

The “Your Song” hitmaker and his partner David Furnish attended a news conference at an orphanage for HIV-positive children in the town of Makeyevka, Ukraine to chat with press. They hope to adopt a boy named Lev who John said had “stolen his heart.”


17th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Party

Posted Monday February 23, 2009 6:52 AM GMT

Out for a good cause, Tinseltown's finest showed up for Elton John’s annual post-Oscars bash at Pacific Design Center on Sunday night (February 22).

Joining in on the fundraiser benefiting the Elton John AIDS Foundation, stars like Victoria Beckham, Eva Longoria and Dita Von Teese mingled amongst one another.


Lily Allen and Elton John's GQ Fight Night

Posted Wednesday September 3, 2008 5:23 PM GMT

On Tuesday night, while at the GQ Men of the Year Awards in London, legendary Elton John and dolled up Lily Allen brought out their claws to one another.

While Allen, 23, was drinking her champagne alongside Elton onstage, the "Tiny Dancer" singer became very bothered by Allen’s slurred words and behavior. John, who is now 61, spurted to the young singer, “What, are you going to have another drink?”


Elton John Throws Annual Oscar Party

Posted Monday February 25, 2008 2:12 PM GMT

While most of the action was going on over at the Kodak Theatre last night (Sunday), Elton John was throwing a little shindig of his own. And stars like Sean Penn and Petra Nemcova were all about showing some love.

For the past fifteen years, the “Can You Feel the Love Tonight?” singer has held an AIDS Foundation Academy Awards viewing party, and in the process raised over $15 million for charity.


Mariah Carey Does One Mighty Party - Diva Style

Posted Saturday June 30, 2007 5:21 PM GMT

If you could put a picture of someone next to the definition of diva in the dictionary, who would it be?

For many, the answer of Mariah Carey seems to roll off the tongue oh so easily. And for good reason.


Elizabeth Hurley Turns 42 In Style

Posted Monday June 11, 2007 4:16 PM GMT

It’s gotta be great being a celebrity and having ultra-rich celebrity friends. Just ask Elizabeth Hurley. She’s a beautiful actress/model, and she has friends like Sir Elton John to throw her ridiculous birthday parties.

John served up birthday wishes for Hurley in lavish form. Elizabeth’s husband, Arun Nayar, seemed stunned by the festivities, and by his wife’s beautiful white knee-length frock and sparkly shoes. Not bad for 42, eh?


Sir Elton John's Birthday Bash At MSG

Posted Sunday March 25, 2007 2:57 PM GMT

Sir Elton John is making the final preparations for a sold-out show tonight (March 25) at Madison Square Garden. This isn't your everyday concert, though, as the pop legend will be celebrating his 60th birthday with his record-setting 60th MSG performance.

Born as Reg Dwight in London on March 25, 1947, Elton has long been a crowd favorite at the coveted venue.

"There are very few artists that could even think of setting a record like this, let alone achieve it," said Jay Marciano, president of MSG Entertainment.


Liz Hurley's Best Man: Sir Elton John

Posted Monday March 5, 2007 4:35 PM GMT

After hosting one of the hotter Oscar after-parties around, Sir Elton John flew off to England and walked Elizabeth Hurley down the aisle for her church blessing with new husband Arun Natay on Saturday.

Hurley, 41, tied the knot with Indian businessman Nayar, 43, in a private and unannounced civil ceremony at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, England, on Friday, the day before celebrating with their elite group of friends the following day.