Annie Leibovitz Captures Moment in Time with Elton John in Front of Yamaha Piano. Sir Elton John is one of pop music's great survivors. Born 25 March, as Reginald Kenneth Dwight, he started to play the piano at the early age of four.
Elton John was born on March as Reginald Kenneth Dwight. When he was 3 years old he sat at the piano in front of his family and played The Skater's Waltz by ear. His live performances started in and a year later members of his band reformed as Bluesology.
Words from Elton Jones song "Candle in the Wind". it was originally written about Marilyn Monroe. He adapted the lyrics and sang the altered version at Princess Diana's funeral. He will never perform the song again.