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1967

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First television appearance on Country And Western Hour in Adelaide

John sang The Day I Met Marie on the TV show, Adelaide Tonight, his first live performance

Signs with EMI


1969

Named King Of Pop for the first time

John joins other performers for a national tour titled 'Operation Starlift'

(1st) Performs at Brisbane Festival Hall


1970

King Of Pop for the second year in succession

(17th) Comic Conversation is released

(17th & 18th) Makes appearance at David Joned department store , Canberra

(18th) Performs at Chopsticks Restaurant, Canberra

(22nd) CTC Canberra produce a TV special, Meet Farnham, Kamahl and Johnny O'Keefe


1971

(3rd) Channel 9 screens 'Johnny Farnham Sings The Shows'

(25th) Charlie Girl premiers at Her Majesty's Theatre

(26th) Channel 9 screens '1971 Night Of Stars - Live Across Australia', a fundraiser to support the Freedom From Hunger Campaign. John performs songs from Charlie Girl - Sir Dallas Brooks Hall, Melbourne

The album TOGETHER with Alison Durbin is released


1972

(6th - 9th) John plays the Prodigal Son at St. Paul's Cathedral in Melbourne

(18th) Rock Me Baby was released

John is named King Of Pop for the fourth year in succession


1973

(8th) 'I Can't Dance To Your Music is released

John is named King Of Pop for an unprecedented fifth year in succession


1974

(9th) One Minute Every Hour is released


1975

John appears in the television series 'Division 4'. The episode is titled 'Once Upon A Time', John played the part of bank robber, Tom.

Performs at the Broken Hill Far, Broken Hill, NSW


1976

John tapes introductions for a wildlife series to be shown on the ABC titled' Surviva'l

(19th) Performs at Queenbeyan Leagues Club, NSW


1977

(13th) Guest appearance on The Naked Vicar Show


1978

(13th) Guest appearance on The Naked Vicar Show


1979

(29th) Performs Waltzing Matlda at the VFL Grand Final


1981

(18th) Performs at the Commodore Hotel in Melbourne


(27th) Robert Farnham is born


1986

(15th) You're The Voice is released


1988

Two Strong Hearts is released

(29th) Age Of Reason tour begins in Gothenburg, Konserthuset

(30th) Age Of Reason tour moves to Oslo, Rockerfellas

John plays a cameo role in 'Home and Away'


1989

(1st) Richard Marx pauses between songs at his concert in Melbourne and announces to the crowd If anyone sees a guy called John Farnham around tell him that I think he has one of the best voices I've ever heard and I would love to work with him

(30th) Performs Waltzing Matilda and Advance Australia Fair at the last ever VFL Grand Final


1990

That's Freedom is released

(23rd) John performs That's Freedon at the Rugby League Grand Final at Sydney Football Stadium

(24th) Chain Reaction album released


1993

Seemed Like A Good Idea (At The Time) was released


1996

(14th) Hearts On Fire video is debuted around the world

(23rd) Jack Of Hearts/ Off The Road tour kicks off in Toowoomba

Hearts On Fire is released

(28th) John performs 'Birthday' and 'Advance Australia Fair' at the AFL Centenary Grand Final


1998

(24th) John performs on the Channel 9 Grand Final edition of The Footy Show


1999

(6th) Live at The Regent Theatre debuts at No.7 on the ARIA Charts

(11th) Live At The Regent Theatre is No.3 on the ARIA Charts

(15th) John performs three songs at a Sydney Olympic Dinner function to mark 12 months before the games

(16th) Live At The Regent Theatre goes platinum after only 1 week in the charts.


2000

(4th) 33 1/3 is No.1 in Australia for the 4th consecutive week.

(7th) Some radio stations refuse to play Trying To Live My Life Without You...public support turns this around.

(11th) John appears on The Games - ABC TV

(12th) Performs the National Anthem at the Super Dome in Sydney.

(15th) Performs Dare To Dream as a duet with Olivia Newton-John at the Opening Ceremony of the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.


2009

Live By Demand Tour:

(3rd - 17th) opens at Sydney's Star City Lyric Theatre

(19th) - Hope Estate (Hunter Valley, NSW)

(25th) - Hobart

(28th - 30th) - Brisbane's Lyric Theatre (continues into October)


2010

(24th) AFL Grand Final Footy Show: Performs Hit The Road Jack & 247365


2017

(8th) Performs at the Olivia Newton John Gala

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Photo Album

Comic Conversation
Comic Conversation

You're The Voice
You're The Voice

Division 4
Division 4

Home and Away
Home and Away

2000 Olympic Games
2000 Olympic Games