On This Day in Queen History – 15 September

In 1980 – Queen awarded Gold for The Game US sales.
In 1982 – Queen played the Forum, Inglewood, California, USA – Billy Squier joined Queen on stage for “Jailhouse Rock”.
In 1984 – Queen played the Sportspalace, Milan, Italy.
In 1986 – “Who Wants To Live Forever” (edit) / “Killer Queen” released (UK).

reddie - Who Wants To Live Forever

In 1992 – Brian May’s “Too Much Love Will Kill You” charted at No1 in Holland.

Brian May - Too Much Love Will Kill You

In 1992 – Hollywood Records releases Queen Greatest Hits (red sleeve) USA, companion to Classic Queen – not to be confused with Electra 1981 compilation.

Queen Greatest Hits - USA CD

In 1994 – Roger Taylor played Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK – attended by Brian May.
In 1998 – The Brian May Band played the Teatro Jovellanos, Gijon, Spain. In 2002 – Brian May joined Sue Lawley as the first guest for the new series of Radio 4 Desert Island Discs, chose to take with him “Out Of The Silent Planet” by C .S. Lewis and his Red Special. See FULL TRANSCRIPT

Brian May with Roger Taylor

LISTEN: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00947l2

In 2008 – Queen + Paul Rodgers played Olympic Sports Complex, Moscow, Russia.
In 2014 – Brian May paid an overnight visit to the Wounded Badger Patrol in Gloucester and Somerset.

Brian May with peaceful protesers