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John's mother, though strict with her son, was more vivacious than her husband, and something of a free spirit.
With Stanley Dwight uninterested in his son and often absent, John was raised primarily by his mother and maternal grandmother.
After performing at parties and family gatherings, at age 7 he began formal piano lessons.Presenting John with France’s highest civilian award, the Legion d'honneur, in 2019, French President Emmanuel Macron called him a "melodic genius" and praised his work on behalf of the LGBT community.In 2018 John embarked on a three-year farewell tour.Since its inception the foundation has raised over £300 million.John, who announced he was bisexual in 1976 and has been openly gay since 1988, entered into a civil partnership with David Furnish on 21 December 2005; they married after same-sex marriage became legal in England and Wales in 2014.
He was knighted by Elizabeth II for "services to music and charitable services" in 1998.