One of the biggest fan pages of Queen legend Freddie Mercury, Freddie Mercury Fanclub, has shared some throwback photos on the official Instagram account and celebrated the 73rd birthday of the iconic musician, Elton John.

If you look at the post, the fan page uploaded many iconic photos of Mercury and John. Plus, they shared Elton’s real thoughts on Freddie and revealed the unknown details of their friendship.

Elton John described him as one of the funniest people he’s ever met and said that he was very talented. In addition, Elton John and Freddie Mercury were lifelong friends.

Here’s what the fan page captioned:

“Happy birthday to Freddie’s longtime pal Elton John who turned 73 today ❤🎉

Here are some words by Elton about his friendship with Freddie:

‘There’s nobody like Freddie. He was larger than life. So funny, so gifted. So talented in what he wanted to do in his videos. Using ballet dancing. He had such an incredible mind and was one of the funniest people I’ve ever met and was so wonderful to spend time with.’

P.S. Freddie and Elton were lifelong friends and Freddie had nicknamed him ‘Sharon.’ 😁😍”

A user named barbaradileo73 commented and wrote:

“Best friends😄😄😄”

Another fan anmed maryam.bvsd said:

He doesn’t talk about him anymore! I’m kinda curious to know why!”

See the Instagram post below.