George Michael sunrise 6/23/63, sunset 12/25/16
- His birth name was Georgios Kyriaos Panayiotou.
- He was one of the best selling British acts of all time.
- Billboard magazine ranked him the 40th-most successful artist to ever live.
- A Different Story, a documentary about his life was released in 2005.
- A second documentary of his life entitled Freedom, is set to be released in March 2017.
- His father was Greek.
- Wham! toured China in April 1985, it was the first time a Western pop music act had toured.
- I Want Your Sex was banned by radio stations because of sexually explicit lyrics.
- He suffered from depression.
- He made his American acting debut on Eli Stone.
Peace, love, gratitude, compassion, and blessings.