Former WWII Marine gunner retires as rural
Former WWII Marine gunner retires as rural deacon at 89Catholic San FranciscoIt was not until a few months shy of his 90th birthday that ill health finally forced Deacon John McGhee, World War II veteran and widowed father of seven children, to step down last August after 20 years as deacon at Our Lady of Refuge Mission church ...
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 3:42 pm
Deacon John Roberts - Manning Live
Manning LiveDeacon John RobertsManning LiveDeacon John Roberts, 94, husband of Viola McCray Roberts and the widower of Mary Lee Harden Roberts, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at National Healthcare in Sumter. Born March 15, 1923, in Estill, he was a son of the late Ulysses “Scott” Roberts and ...
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 11:20 pm
Now on sale: Queen + Adam Lambert Irish
the Irish NewsNow on sale: Queen + Adam Lambert Irish datesthe Irish NewsWith original bassist John Deacon still declining to participate in their live shows, the Queen + Adam Lambert touring band also features Neil Fairclough on bass, Spike Edney on keyboards and Tyler Warren on percussion. :: Tickets priced from £74 go on ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:10 pm
On this day in 1992, musical legends
The Sunday PostOn this day in 1992, musical legends gathered to pay tribute to ...The Sunday PostTWENTY-FIVE years ago today, a host of stars gave one of music's biggest personalities a fitting farewell. The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert for AIDS ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 4:00 am
The largest farewell: The Freddie Mercury
Deutsche WelleThe largest farewell: The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert 25 years agoDeutsche WelleOn the evening of November 24, 1991, the day Freddie Mercury died of AIDS, the three remaining Queen members, Brian May (top picture, right), Roger Taylor and John Deacon, decided to celebrate the life and legacy of the charismatic rock star in a style ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 6:10 am
Junior Wildcats hockey training camp begins
Gibson is 19, and Worthen 18. The team is equally deep at the forward position, where Greenough has amassed an enviable collection of talented local athletes, including John Deacon, Grant Janes, Lukas Kane, Eli Hughes and now Tidman and McNutt. Other ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:02 am
Beatles Take America, Another Riot In
Deep Purple’s heyday lead singer Ian Gillan is 70. Queen bass player John Deacon is 64. He retired from music completely after reuniting with the surviving members of the band in 1997 at an AIDS benefit, but did not participate in the Queen with Paul ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 2:27 am
10 facts about the members of Queen that
It's John Deacon's birthday and we thought we would mark his big day by celebrating the sheer brilliance of him and his fellow band mates. There's no denying that Freddie Mercury was one of the greatest frontmen of all time - but what about the rhythm ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:18 pm
Actor Gerald McRaney is 68. Tipper Gore, wife of former Vice President Al Gore, is 67. Actor Jim Carter is 67. Rock musician John Deacon (Queen) is 64. Actor-director Jonathan Frakes is 63. Political consultant Mary Matalin is 62. Actor Peter Gallagher is 60.
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 10:29 pm
Top celebrity birthdays for August 19th
Singer Ian Gillan of Deep Purple is 70. Actor Gerald McRaney is 68. Actor Jim Carter ("Downton Abbey") is 67. Bassist John Deacon of Queen is 64. Actor Jonathan Frakes ("Star Trek: The Next Generation") is 63. Actor Peter Gallagher is 60. Actor Adam Arkin ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 8:56 pm