Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Elton John gets his star

Elton John gets his star

Oct. 23, 1975: Singer Elton John, in town for concerts at Dodger Stadium, relaxes next to the bronze star bearing his name that was dedicated on Hollywood’s Walk of Stars in front of  Grauman’s Chinese Theatre.

John arrived in a gold golf cart for the ceremony. His became the 1,662nd entertainment luminary to receive a star.

This photo by staff photographer Bill Varie was published as stand alone art in the Oct. 24, 1975 LA Times.

Elton John article on the Los Angeles Times Hollywood Star Walk database.

No comments yet

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.


Required, will not be published

Browse All Photos »