Deacon, who turns 69 this Wednesday, was by no means the standard rock star.
He purchased his first home in Putney with the band’s first main royalty cheque – and he nonetheless lives there now.
He married his girlfriend Veronica Tetzlaff, they usually raised their six kids in the identical home.
Always thought to be the quiet member of the band, he shaped the tightest bond with Freddie whereas outdated mates May and Taylor had at all times been shut, even earlier than Queen was began.
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